Blue Origin Overview

  • Kent, WA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 2000
  • Company - Private
  • Aerospace & Defense
  • $5 to $25 million (USD)

Blue Origin was founded in 2000 by Jeff Bezos with the vision to enable a future where millions of people are living and working in space to benefit Earth. Blue believes we must protect Earth by moving heavy industries that stress our planet into space, and enable humanity to ...
Mission: Increase Access to Space Through Reusable Rockets Blue’s efforts to fly astronauts to space on New Shepard, produce reusable liquid rocket engines, create a highly-reusable orbital launch vehicle with New Glenn and return Americans to the surface of the Moon—this time to ...

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Blue Origin Reviews

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180 Ratings
Featured Review
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"Best place I've worked"

Aug 4, 2022 - Anonymous Employee
Positive Outlook


Safe, well paid, and good interactions with upper-middle management


Poor communication from upper management, cross site communication

Advice to Management

Talk to your employees and the public, we care about this and want to know what's going on
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Diversity & Inclusion at Blue Origin

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How is diversity at Blue Origin?

...No feasible equity in company offered, substantially lower pay compared to the rest of Seattle, leadership is out of touch in multiple ways and has no accountability, lack of diversity, slow...Read More

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Blue Origin Interviews

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Applied online80%
Employee Referral7%

  1. Featured Interview

    Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview


    1) screening - up to 10 questions (technical and non-technical) via email, 2) interview with hiring manager, 3) technical interview with engineer, 4) technical interview with another engineer, 5) presentation + interview with the team members of 5-6, 6) interview with employee from different department, 7) interview with recruiter, 8) official offer

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  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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Blue Origin FAQ

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What is paid time off like at Blue Origin?

...Good pay, benefits, PTO...

February 10, 2021

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Employees rate Blue Origin 3.6 out of 5 stars based on 499 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 66% of employees would recommend working at Blue Origin to a friend. This is based on 436 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

54% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Blue Origin as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 3.4 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Blue Origin.

59% of employees think that Blue Origin has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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