Dolby
2.7 of 5 123 reviews
www.dolby.com San Francisco, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Challenges as we grow

Project Engineer (Current Employee)
San Francisco, CA

I have been working at Dolby

ProsEnvironment, projects, people, people, people

ConsNew management teams don't take time to consider past decisions and are very unaware of how and why they were made.

Advice to Senior ManagementEmpowerment should be practiced, not preached and then discarded.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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True innovation leads from the inside.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
San Francisco, CA

I worked at Dolby


Pros: Dolby is the leader in innovation for digital broadcasting and film audio technology; if this is your passion it is an inspirational organization where one… Cons: There is a real organizational problem here. The overall Corporate Values and Organizational Management schema are not aligned with the technological innovation of this corporation.… Advice to Senior Management: Upper management needs to be restructured and aligned with evolving cultural values - suggest new "sustainable" leadership training. Think regeneratively, rather than "re-structurally" and innovate… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Dolby is losing the technology battle...

Director (Current Employee)
San Francisco, CA

I have been working at Dolby


Pros: Steady work Funded 401k with matching Proud history Cons: Every mention of the positive 9/80 work schedule reminds me of a municipal government… Advice to Senior Management: Advice to Ray Dolby and son is to seriously replace current… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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