Compare Glu Mobile vs Nix Hydra BETA

See how working at Glu Mobile vs. Nix Hydra compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Glu Mobile vs. Nix Hydra. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Glu Mobile

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Nix Hydra

Employee Ratings

  • Glu Mobile scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Nix Hydra scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 232 reviews)
Glu Mobile employees rated their Overall Rating 0.9 higher than Nix Hydra employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.7
(based on 12 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Glu Mobile employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Nix Hydra employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Glu Mobile employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.1 higher than Nix Hydra employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Glu Mobile employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Nix Hydra employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Glu Mobile employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Nix Hydra employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Glu Mobile Ceo Nick Earl
78%
78%Nick Earl
CEO Approval
Nix Hydra Ceo Greg Mills
100%
100%Greg Mills
Nix Hydra employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than Glu Mobile employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Glu Mobile employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 25% higher than Nix Hydra employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
37%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Glu Mobile employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than Nix Hydra employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
37%

Salaries

Glu Mobile has 338 more total submitted salaries than Nix Hydra.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer35 Salaries
$96,386/yr
Game Designer11 Salaries
$69,605/yr
Senior Systems Engineer2 Salaries
$121,921/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
QA Lead1 Salaries
$61,924/yr
Game Designer5 Salaries
$42,468/yr
Programmer1 Salaries
$101,533/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Glu Mobile.
  • "Studios" was the most mentioned Con at Glu Mobile.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 31 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 23 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Studios"(in 29 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 14 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Software Engineer II

I worked at Glu Mobile full-time for more than a year

Pros

Fun culture, cool company events

Cons

There was often crunch, and some internal disagreements over core tech

Current Contractor - Background Artist

I have been working at Nix Hydra for less than a year

Pros

Friendly, Accommodating, Flexible, Remote-friendly, Delightful Art Team

Cons

Short contract, small company, would love to work forever

Job Postings

Glu Mobile has 103 more recently posted open jobs than Nix Hydra.