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Every day is different and Challenging!

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Leadership Ops Intern  in  Seattle, WA
Current Employee - Leadership Ops Intern in Seattle, WA

I have been working at Amazon.com as an intern for less than a year

Pros

1) No day is the same.
2) 3 day weekends
3) Easy to get promoted if you are a good leader
4) Get to work with a lot of smart people
5) You can move around within the company
6) It is easy to change processes, if you can back up your project with data
7) Your job has a direct impact on the customers and always moving

Cons

1) Upper management will occasionally be too busy to help with certain problems that occurs during the day
2) Long work hours - especially during peak

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Try to develop management and leadership below your position every day (Even if that means a brief 5 min meeting). Set goals and expectations.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Vender Flex PA

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Amazon.com

    Pros

    Fast moving from tier 1 to tier 3

    Cons

    does not promote from within hardly

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    look for managers closer within the building

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    Exciting and good work, but some teams work too hard

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

    I have been working at Amazon.com full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of exciting development going on with continual growth.

    Cons

    On-call process: most SDEs take turns going "on-call" and carry a pager, often having to respond to system failures in the middle of the night.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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