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Helpful (1)

Negatively biased

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Software Engineer
Current Employee - Software Engineer
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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

Pros

Some great engineers and plenty of good people. Been a good place to make friends and work on interesting stuff

Cons

No vision, No execution, Dependance on china, people run pet projects like its no one's business, no career dev, poor/avg salary, no incentives, very low morale and lack of enthusiasm. In a crowded space dominated by the biggies Google, apple , microsoft and maybe amazon soon..

Advice to Management

Shake things up, have laser focus, execute at all levels, energize with purpose and passion and not by putting competition down.

Other Employee Reviews for Telenav

  1. Helpful (3)

    Better than a few years ago, still room to improve

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sunnyvale, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sunnyvale, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Telenav full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    In a relevant, growing industry Moving from risky reliance on carrier partners to a more diverse mix of revenue sources Good cultural changes taking place. Slowly weeding out the people who only say, "No, it can't be done" Good work atmosphere and hours. People work late when they're a little behind, but no continuous 12-hour-day death marches Great new facilities, with gym, game room, some catered lunches, etc

    Cons

    Talented employees are still leaving. Lots of infighting over scarce talent. Some engineers have to split their attention among 3+ teams Software development and deployment methodology stuck in the '90s. Waterfall. Over-emphasis on process, planning and documentation Salaries are average, but equity compensation is all but nonexistent. We ought to be handing out stock like candy to motivate people to stay

    Advice to Management

    Please do what it takes to retain our top talent


  2. Helpful (1)

    Becoming friendlier to staff but business prospect is a question mark

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sunnyvale, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sunnyvale, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Telenav full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Talented and Friendly colleagues. Flexible working hours. Free fruits served every Mon/Wed/Fri and Free Lunch every Thur. Founders care about people.

    Cons

    Need more compelling story for growth prospect of the company.

    Advice to Management

    Show more cool product in-the-work to encourage the whole team.


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