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NHN Reviews in South Korea

Updated Apr 23, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.6 10 reviews

67% Approve of the CEO

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Sang Hun Kim

(6 ratings)

89% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Open and friendly environment

    Software Developer (Current Employee) Seoul (South Korea)

    ProsEncouraged to do extensive code review, and follow scrum methodology. Can grow rather quickly as there are a lot of smart people who are interested in open source.

    ConsSalary not as high as expected. One of the leading companies in IT could be more generous towards developers

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

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    was good company to work, not so good now

    Contents Planner (Former Employee) Seoul (South Korea)

    Prosgood facility, not bad salary,

    Consforcing employs to work late, wages have been frozen for several years. young emplyees are leaving the company

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    software engineer

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Seongnam (South Korea)

    Prosgood working environments for the employees,
    excellent engineers and designers

    Consa korean hierarchical work-ethics dominated.
    there can't be no old engineer or designer.
    promote or leave.

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    It's still one of the best IT company in S.Korea.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsMuch less restriction than other Korean company.
    Name value but only in Korea.
    Lots of in-company conferences.

    ConsNot so strong but they also have negative Korean(or Asian) specific company culture.
    Mysterious promotions.

    Advice to Senior ManagementListen to your guys!

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

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    Great company, focused on the next new thing

    Social Media (Former Employee) Seoul (South Korea)

    ProsVery innovative, forward thinking company
    Focused on employee satisfaction and "fun" levels
    Best technology co. in South Korea when I left

    ConsThe korean working culture is still there, which might not be for everyone.
    Work-life balance is hard to manage sometimes, as they expect you "on-call" at all hours of the day

    Advice to Senior ManagementRelax the environment, let employees work from home

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

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    Nice Company

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Seoul (South Korea)

    ProsGood career environment, good salary, good bonus

    Consno more passion, no more active employee

    Advice to Senior Managementneed more passionate people

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good place to work.

    Software Engineer (Former Employee) Seongnam (South Korea)

    ProsYou can find good support, benetfit&compensation from HR. Since it is the best Internet and game portal in the country, you would find a lot of talented people to learn many things. Also, working in a large-scale IT environment will give you exceptional experience if you are an engineer.

    ConsThe efficiency of human resource management is question.

    Advice to Senior ManagementIs there enough education and opportunity for new comers and new graduates? Maybe it is not an obligation of the company but of employees themselves, but they would think other way if they can't find things they heard.

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

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    The best SW company in Korea, suffering from side-effects of rapid growth

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Seongnam (South Korea)

    ProsNHN operates No.1 search engine of Korea(5th worldwide by its traffic), means that you can experience big-data, can build & operate large-scale service. And you can earn a lot of advice from top-level developers in Korea.

    ConsRecently, outstanding employees are leaving company for many reasons. And pressure of over-working is growing.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPlease be aware how technology & engineers are important.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    a good place bur need to be co

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Seongnam (South Korea)

    Prosa good place for young to get experience about internet industry

    Conshave problems from strict hierarchy, as other Korean company have

    Advice to Senior ManagementManage your executives!

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

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    Amazing Company, never stops searching for new ways

    Product Strategy Manager (Current Employee) Seoul (South Korea)

    ProsIt has been doing the best job for providing portal web site in Korea. What they do is among what internet web sites provide.

    ConsInner-political fighting is becoming severe nowadays.

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

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