Yahoo

  www.yahoo.com
Work in HR? Unlock Free Profile

1735 Employee Reviews (View Most Recent)

Sort: Rating Date

 

Great technology, rudderless leadersip

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Software Development Engineer  in  Champaign, IL
Current Employee - Software Development Engineer in Champaign, IL

Pros

You will work with some very smart and bright people.
Yahoo! experience especially on Hadoop, Pig etc is always a plus.

Cons

Leadership is generally direction less.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

Other reviews for Yahoo

  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Love working here

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Business Systems Analyst  in  Sunnyvale, CA
    Current Employee - Business Systems Analyst in Sunnyvale, CA

    Pros

    Lots of smart colleagues to learn from
    Wonderful laid back environment
    Flexible Hours
    Well rewarded for good performance
    Foosball and pool tables
    tasty cafetaria

    Cons

    Comparatively underpaid
    Dirty politics in some teams
    Too much process
    A little behind in adapting cutting edge analytics
    Should provide a little training for engineers moving into data analysis

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase the pay to avoid people jumping ships
    Crush politics and people going behind the backs of colleagues

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    got great technology but not knowing how to use it

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer  in  Sunnyvale, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA

    Pros

    Fun chill culture, great products, huge audience and great technology.
    Lots of opportunities to interact with users and industry peers.
    Clear career development paths.
    Good benefit.

    Cons

    Yahoo! started as a technology company and created a lot of great technologies that are the bests in the industry and got adopted by many other peers, however, leadership team does not know how to leverage these great technologies and pursuit media path ...

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Go back to technology route and keep innovating.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
There are newer employer reviews for Yahoo.

Worked for Yahoo? Contribute to the Community!

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.