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Current Employee - Risk Analyst in Seattle, WA
Current Employee - Risk Analyst in Seattle, WA

I have been working at Amazon.com full-time (less than an year)

Pros

Amazon is a force for Human Progress.

Cons

Everyone knows that Amazon sells at a deep, deep discount, to gain loyalty and market share. Amazon is a big bully.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    decent workload, convenient location

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    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer Intern in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer Intern in Seattle, WA

    I have been working at Amazon.com as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    well-organized big company, unified software system

    Cons

    on-call, spending too much time on dealing with tickets

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Work hard, have a huge impact

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    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer I in Detroit, MI
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer I in Detroit, MI

    I have been working at Amazon.com full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    + Your work will likely be seen and used by millions
    + Fantastic company values that people actually care about
    + Great co-workers and transparent management

    Cons

    - Fairly stressful environment
    - Monthly on-call rotation

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Frugality shouldn't mean it's not the default to have the best tools for the job (dual monitors, newer computers) even if it's possible to get these things without too much trouble. Otherwise, I wouldn't change a thing!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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