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Best internship experience. Got to start a brand new project that got deployed, and is in use after just 2 months

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Current Employee - Software Engineer in Austin, TX
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Austin, TX

I have been working at Bazaarvoice as an intern (less than an year)

Pros

The great things in priority order are the people, the work, the technology, and being able to work remotely even as an intern.
I learned so much, and the people on my team are really smart and patient.
The on-boarding process was excellent. We were productive in the 1st of the week of the internship.
The perks here are amazing: lots of free food, a couple sponsored intern events, and company-wide event/party called All-Hands.

Cons

The only thing that I feel I wanted more of was code reviews.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Yall are awesome.

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    Great company culture - going through a metamorphasis

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    Former Employee - Support Management
    Former Employee - Support Management

    I worked at Bazaarvoice full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Strong Leadership, Strong Culture, Strong PeopleOps team, Excellent PTO benefits. Better than average health benefits

    Cons

    They make changes - then don't tend to wait to see the impact. Expect process and org changes to have an immediate and significant impact,where some changes take a while to see the upside. A lot of times, they will change direction before even having time to see the benefits.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Some better training for folks, but that is improving. Handle Change Management better

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 7 people found this helpful  

    Stay away from the Finance/Accounting Department

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX

    I have been working at Bazaarvoice full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Overall the company has great culture and hires talented, smart employees. Most employees genuinely seem to enjoy coming to work every day. Benefits are great - free food, unlimited vacation, team offsite events, and wellness plans, etc. The company hosts a fun and inviting on-boarding for new hires and most are encouraged to follow their career paths within the company.

    Cons

    However the finance/accounting department does not align itself with the rest of the company and has incompetent leaders. Employees of the department are belittled and heavily micromanaged due to the insecurity of senior management. The CFO is blinded by his staff as to what is going on in the department. You are encouraged to make changes and improve processes, but when you do your ideas are immediately shut down or you are asked to prove your point in so many different ways until you finally get frustrated and give up. The amount of unproductive meetings and constant fire drills is ridiculous. The workload is very poorly distributed and unmanageable. The moral of the department is horrible and most of the great employees leave within a year or so.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The finance/accounting department needs to be completely restructured with new leadership. Acknowledge the low morale and constant turnover in the finance department. Stop putting 'band-aids' on every single issue and redefining it over and over again - fix the root cause of the problem.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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