Sony Online Entertainment
2.5 of 5 78 reviews
www.sonyonline.com San Diego, CA 150 to 499 Employees

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Awesome culture, but at a cost

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

ProsVery laid back. Dress-code, environment, work hours, etc.

ConsStruggling company, light on salaries, bonuses, raises, company events, etc.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Reactionary circle jerk while looking to recapture faded glory

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    San Diego, CA

    I worked at Sony Online Entertainment for more than a year


    Pros: - Some very smart engineers who have creative ideas. - Benefits package is very good - Filled with passionate gamers who are dying for a successful… Cons: - They make games that are just not fun, with no long-term sustainability other than a very small niche group. - Weak marketing campaigns, and very… Advice to Senior Management: Might be time to bring in some new senior people for game design, tech, and marketing departments. Long playing MMOs are out of style when… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Company needs improvement

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    San Diego, CA

    I worked at Sony Online Entertainment full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Prior to the layoffs there was not much crunch time… Cons: At SOE, dialog was focused on results, structural reasons for results, external market reasons for results, any reason for results that did not require an… Advice to Senior Management: Take more responsibility for your actions. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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