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Fast Paced, Technically Challenging, very Rewarding

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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)

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

Recommends
Positive Outlook
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    Investigation Specialist

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

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

    Pros

    Flexible working time all the time

    Cons

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

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    Do not hire contract employees too frequently

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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    Amazon picker

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    Current Employee - Picker in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Picker in Phoenix, AZ

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

    Pros

    nice people who try to help when they can, set breaks for everyone, holiday meals, overtime is offered for those who meet standards

    Cons

    Keeping up with the demand for numerical standards, not a set schedule can be sent home without warning if there is not a lot of work

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
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