Yahoo
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www.yahoo.com Sunnyvale, CA 5000+ Employees

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A good place to get experience with working with services dealing with a large scale traffic.

Senior Engineering Manager (Former Employee)
Sunnyvale, CA

I worked at Yahoo full-time for more than 8 years

ProsAll the perks expected in a Silicon Valley internet company of the size.
Diversity of products and expertise within the company.

ConsBecoming too much like Google and losing identity as Yahoo!
The performance evaluation process that discourages collaborations.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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OK...not the glamor you think it is...

Senior Program Manager (Current Employee)
Sunnyvale, CA

I have been working at Yahoo full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: This is a company that seems to be turning a corner, however 2014 will show whether new management's initiatives will be bearing fruit or not.… Cons: The company tends to operate in silos, so much so that information sharing can be difficult, especially for larger multi-team projects and initiatives. … Advice to Senior Management: Pick a consistent way of running programs across the company. … Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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bureaucratic, poor middle and low level management

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Yahoo full-time


Pros: improved quality of upper management after new CEO. Good quality is… Cons: bureaucratic, poor middle and low level management No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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