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Ehhh...

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Former Employee - Program Manager in San Rafael, CA
Former Employee - Program Manager in San Rafael, CA

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

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

good products great location good community outreach (volunteering, products to schools, etc.)

Cons

good-old-boy network churns thru skills.... poor data quality/use of data in decision making

Advice to Management

reduce the shuffle/reorgs (1 per year every year without kpi/measurement for change)

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  1. Helpful (6)

    It's nothing I'd recommend if you cherish your health and sanity.

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    Current Employee - Product Support Specialist in Manchester, NH
    Current Employee - Product Support Specialist in Manchester, NH

    I have been working at Autodesk full-time (More than 8 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    U.S. 6 week paid sabbatical every 4 years...You'll need it. Great co-workers.

    Cons

    Incompetent managers thickly layered throughout. Every manager has to give 20% of their direct reports poor ratings on their yearly review so you could play the politics and not work as hard/be as savvy and make way more than a co-worker who gets things done well all year but doesn't kiss up.

    Advice to Management

    Get rid of some of the layers of incompetent, ineffective managers below you. It's a funnel of idiocy that has no real function!


  2. Helpful (1)

    Great company to work for, if you are not part of an acquisition.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA

    I worked at Autodesk full-time (More than a year)

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

    Pros

    Great benefits Great products 6 week sabbatical after 4 years

    Cons

    For the division I worked in, I was part of an acquisition. New management had no understanding of the business and team she was adopting, and as a result, created standards and expectations unreasonable to the position. Had I started my role at Autodesk from the beginning, perhaps the outcome would have been different.

    Advice to Management

    Good vision, but poor ability to engage with team. Fear mongering and negative reinforcement tactics to engage team.


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