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Great products but unstable management and strategies

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA
Former Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA

I worked at Autodesk full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

- Great software product lines including 2D/3D CAD, simulation, media, architecture etc
- Nice co-workers and inter-communication/corporation style
- Above average office
- Okay Pay and benefit

Cons

- Very unstable management strategies in simulation product
- Does not focus on core simulation technologies

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Understand core simulation technologies.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in San Rafael, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in San Rafael, CA

    I have been working at Autodesk full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good compensation
    Very high quality products and reputation
    Dedicated, very intelligent employees
    Executives all approachable, most are straight-shooters
    Always listed on 'top places to work" surveys

    Cons

    Large bureaucracy with lots of divisions, departments, teams, and criss-crossing responsibilities
    Company does medium to large re-orgs every couple of years
    Lots of mid-level manager with not a lot of growth opportunities
    Poor to non-existent HR function in terms of professional growth

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Good company to work for.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in San Rafael, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in San Rafael, CA

    I have been working at Autodesk full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Stable company. Respects employees. Okay compensation.

    Cons

    Always late in the game as per as adopting new technologies and integrating that to the products.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more proactive with cutting edge technologies

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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