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They don't pay very well!

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Current Employee - Software Developer in Portland, OR
Current Employee - Software Developer in Portland, OR

I have been working at Rentrak

No opinion of CEO
No opinion of CEO

Pros

The co-workers are great and for the most part all the developers are friendly and hang out outside of work.

Unless you are grossly incompetent or don't show up to work, you have great job security.

For the most part you work a 40 hour week.

Cons

The pay is on the low end of the spectrum.

Advice to Management

Pay your developers more!

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  1. Helpful (2)

    Fun atmosphere with great people

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    Current Employee - Software Developer in Portland, OR
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Portland, OR

    I have been working at Rentrak

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    The developer community at Rentrak is great. Everyone is good at what they do, almost everyone is great at it. The problems tend to be interesting and dealing with massive amounts of data forces everyone to think about performance and code quality all the time. For most teams 40 hour work weeks is the standard with very little deviation except in emergency situations.

    Cons

    The internal source code control and site deployment strategies are not at all what they should be. Sometimes upper management can start to micromanage things a bit too much. The coffee is terrible. The building is far away from everything interesting in Portland and the only food around is a lunch truck with a habit of being poisonous or expensive fast food.

    Advice to Management

    They need to figure out what their priorities are and stick by them. Being beholden to clients' whims can be profitable but is not good for developer morale.


  2. Positive company with excellent CEO that keeps a consistent message to employees and customers.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Excellent product, vision, and roadmap

    Cons

    Cumbersome legacy software, but very capable technical and programming teams


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