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Fast Paced, Technically Challenging, very Rewarding

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA
Former Employee - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA

I worked at Amazon.com full-time (More than 3 years)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

- Many opportunities
- Productivity is embraced
- Agile processes carefully guide each project to measurable success

Cons

- Be prepared for your manager to use your peers to keep you in check
- Everyone is brilliant so the least productive discussions are usually a mexican standoff of everybody being right

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    Former Contractor - Investigation Specialist in Seattle, WA
    Former Contractor - Investigation Specialist in Seattle, WA

    I worked at Amazon.com as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible working time all the time

    Cons

    Training is not that good. The internal communication is poor.

    Advice to Management

    Do not hire contract employees too frequently

  2. overall a good job

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Amazon.com

    Pros

    Health benefits, promotions, stock options

    Cons

    hours during peak can be excessive

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