Opower
4.4 of 5 66 reviews
www.opower.com Arlington, VA 500 to 999 Employees

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Experience great people and a great work environment, all while making a difference.

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Arlington, VA

ProsEveryone is smart.
Great work environment.
Lots of employee perks.
Huge concentration on acquiring and keeping top tier talent.
Concentration on making a difference.

ConsGrowing fast so everyone is new.
Decent learning curve that can be hard to get around with so many new people.
Typical growing pains of a young organization.
Occasional over-focus on internal rather than external matters.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Stock market be wary

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at Opower full-time for more than a year


    Pros: - great vacation/healthcare/gym benefits compared to other companies in the area - positive reviews are probably from those fortunate to work in those departments with… Cons: - Talk of the double bottom line and energy saving and saving the world is part of the PR story. If you're a do gooder… Advice to Senior Management: Hire more seasoned middle managers Build out your HR departments with people who focus on career development and who will keep tabs on individual/team performance/bonuses -… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Great people, great mission, great place to work!

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Arlington, VA

    I have been working at Opower full-time


    Pros: High bar for hiring - everyone I've met while working here is very talented and highly motivated. Fulfilling work - you truly do feel that your… Cons: Pay/benefits could be better. Career advancement opportunities could be a… Advice to Senior Management: Keep up the good work. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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