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Empowering place to work - Little bureaucracy for size

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Gatos, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Gatos, CA

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

Pros

Company culture strives to minimize process in favor of trusting employees and giving them room to run. This results in an organization powered by experienced self-starters who are incredible people to learn from. It provides the maturity of a larger company with talented people, while still enabling considerable creative freedom. (Applies to Los Gatos HQ)

Cons

Coordination can sometimes be weak due to "loosely coupled" culture. It is very easy to get out of sync on goals and expectations with teammates and managers unless one is very vigilant and communicates well. Most managers try to adhere to the culture, but each deviates in their own idiosyncratic way.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Stronger cross-function consistency as regards to commitment to culture would be ideal. Product, Content, Marketing, and Finance have all substantially deviated in their own ways.

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great team, great perks, great pay

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Hillsboro, OR
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Hillsboro, OR

    I have been working at Netflix full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great health coverage, great hours, great team building, great leadership

    Cons

    Annoying as hell customers who don't know a thing about the technology they purchase

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Chat and email inquires please

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 8 people found this helpful  

    Great place with high rewards and risks

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Los Gatos, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Los Gatos, CA

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

    Pros

    Generous Compensation.
    High productivity enivronment, you can feel sense of accomplishment.

    Cons

    Culture of Fear.
    There is no second warning. But you are let go.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
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