Otak

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Smart and Personable

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  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Senior Manager in Lake Oswego, OR
Former Employee - Senior Manager in Lake Oswego, OR

I worked at Otak full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

This company has a group of really sharp and talented senior managers who are very contemporary. If you are a young professional you will be listened to and given opportunities to wear many hats. The firm is moving downtown Portland to be closer to urban clients.

Cons

The company has recently been purchased by a Korean comany and some adjustment is still occurring.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Continue to allow the former manager to manage!

Recommends
Neutral Outlook

3 Other Employee Reviews for Otak (View Most Recent)

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Working at Otak was a lot of fun

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    Former Employee - Landscape Architectural Designer in Seattle, WA
    Former Employee - Landscape Architectural Designer in Seattle, WA

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

    Pros

    One of the best things about working at Otak was working with high quality, good natured and dedicated people who worked hard to provide great design for the community.

    Cons

    Sometimes the work-life balance was off balance, but that would depend on project deadlines.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    There's definitely potential here....

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kirkland, WA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kirkland, WA

    I have been working at Otak full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    A lot of great projects to work on. Reasonably flexible schedules if needed.

    Cons

    The company is just coming out of survival mode after the financial downturn. Employees who remain haven't seen much reward/compensation for all the patience and hard work it took keep the company above water. Still waiting for basic "perks" to return...

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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