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Brightsource Energy Overview

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Oakland, CA
201 to 500 employees
2006
Company - Private
Energy
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Unknown
BrightSource Energy figures who needs fossil fuels when you have the power of the sun. The company designs, builds, and sells solar thermal systems using its own solar thermal technology, which transforms the sun's energy into high-temperature steam to produce ... Read more

Brightsource Energy Reviews

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John M. Woolard
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    Pros

    important product, dedicated team,

    Cons

    too dispersed of a work force, inadequate funding,

    Advice to Management

    don't give up

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Brightsource Energy Interviews

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    In person interview with VP of HR. She never responded to follow up emails about the status of my candidacy. Extraordinarily unprofessional for someone at her level. In my career refusing to follow up with a candidate after you bring them into the office is unheard of.

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    • She didn't really interview me, she left the room and handed me off to a subordinate.   2 Answers
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