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Great company, smart people, driven and motivated

  • Work/Life Balance
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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA

I have been working at Ooyala full-time (More than a year)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Recommends
Positive Outlook

Pros

Smart, motivated people. Good leadership. Fun environment. Interesting history of employees leaving to form their own startups. Good work/life balance. Nice perks including free breakfast/lunch/dinner.

Cons

The development team is a little young/green. The office space is really crowded. Loose ends aren't always tied up.

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work.

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    toxic culture

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA

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

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    * google culture from the founders down through the rank. everyone gives 110% and it shows. * massive company success in the market.

    Cons

    * boys club. after a decade of silicon valley, now i know what hostility to women looks like, from execs and founders to vps and leads to individual contributors. * ooyala loves to fire people. one a month. * too many managers. it's like office space - 2 or 3 managers is the norm. * there is absolutely no support for career growth or for working reasonable hours.

    Advice to Management

    the culture of fear isn't worth it.


  2. Helpful (1)

    Interview / Intern

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Software Engineer Intern in Mountain View, CA
    Current Intern - Software Engineer Intern in Mountain View, CA

    I have been working at Ooyala as an intern (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Amazing place to work. Smart people - fun to work in.

    Cons

    None really. Everything here is amazing.


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