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Datameer Overview

San Francisco, CA
51 to 200 employees
2009
Company - Private
Information Technology
Unknown / Non-Applicable
Datameer is a Modern BI platform that empowers individuals across the organization to make data-driven decisions fast. We believe that the people who know their data best should be empowered to work with it directly to have a positive, measurable impact on their business ... Read more

Mission: Make big data analytics easy for everyone.

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Datameer – Why Work For Us?


First, I’m incredibly excited to introduce myself as the new CEO of Datameer. I’ve been in the big data space for over 20 years and have had the opportunity to work with a number of exceptional executives throughout my career that have shown me what it takes to be a great leader. I don’t take this role lightly and I look forward to taking our company to the next level which requires a total team effort.

As we turn the page into 2017, we have made significant leadership changes that will continue to drive Datameer’s market leadership and improve the culture. As a growing company, we will continue to face challenges and I am eager to approach them with you, head on, in the upcoming year. In light of the feedback we’ve received, we’ve taken steps to ensure that our two most recent executive hires, our SVP of Sales and our CFO, truly reflect Datameer’s values. In addition, our HR organization is building leadership programs to help our team members acquire the skills they need to manage and grow healthy teams.

I approach the upcoming year with gratitude for the opportunity to lead Datameer into the next era, eagerness to continue the momentum we've created in this space, and humility for knowing that every person at this company has made it a privilege to work here.

My priority, and the priority of all leadership at Datameer in 2017, is to continue to evolve our processes, create opportunities for transparent communication and consistently offer feedback loops that identify areas for improvement.  To our current employees, thank you for taking the time to offer your experiences and opinions. A big part of staying focused on the right priorities is listening to feedback like this. I’m excited for the future and what Datameer has in store.Thank you to all of our current and past employees who have taken the time to share their candid reviews and insightful points about what we are doing right and what we can do better.


Thank you,

Christian Rodatus
CEO, Datameer

Founded in 2009 by some of the original contributors to Apache Hadoop, Datameer has grown to a global team, advancing big data analytics.

Our story

After several implementations of Hadoop analytics solutions at Global 500 companies, the founders were determined to build the next generation analytics application to solve the new use cases created by the explosion of structured and unstructured data. Datameer is the single application for big data analytics by combining data integration, data transformation and data visualization. Customers love us and we work to make Datameer even better each day.

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Datameer was founded by Hadoop veterans to re-imagine data analytics and empower anybody with a need for the truth to find it through data analytics.  As such, we have built a company based on a core set of shared values so that we can march toward this goal together.  These values shape who we are and how we make decisions on a daily basis.

At Datameer, we are:

Passionate

We stand by this motto: "People With Passion Can Change The World" Steve Jobs. We do things because we want to make a positive impact in the world and are excited about the possible outcomes that our work will have.

Innovative

Our mission is to consistently question the status quo and build a data analytics product for everyone.

Impactful

Our company is made up of people who accomplish amazing work in a short period of time.  Our colleagues and customers can rely on us for great results.

Excellent listeners and communicators

Instead of reacting first, we listen, understand what our customers, prospects and community at large communicates to us, and then we make decisions.

Believers of simplicity

The world is full of complexity and complications. 
We don’t plan to add any more.

Curious

We are always expanding our knowledge on the marketplace, our customers and competitors in order to effectively make the world of big data a better place.

Courageous

We love to take smart risks and be bold - even if it is controversial. We make tough decisions and our actions will be consistent with our core values.

Honest

We believe in candor and being direct. We will stand up for our beliefs but will also be the first to admit mistakes.

Devoted

The end game is to change the world and make our customers successful, everything else follows from that goal.

Datameer Reviews

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    Pros

    The people here are some of the most genuine and warm people I've ever met despite some of the outliers. This company feels like a family to me and I am so glad joined. We've had our fair share of bad moments, but there has also been a tremendous amount of hard work, excitement, and fun throughout. I think the changes that have happened will make the company a better place to work. Unfortunately some of the damage has been done. We must make better decisions moving forward.....and I believe we will.

    Cons

    -Some of the leadership (in the past) perpetuated the abusive/dictator stereotype.
    -We've taken "lean" a little too far
    -The snacks and beverage situation could be better

    Advice to Management

    -Hiring managers should do more off-site team building activities
    -There needs to be autonomy and flexibility for people to feel ownership and to be empowered
    -There's needs to be open dialogue on how to fix things and move forward

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Datameer Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Datameer (New York, NY).

    Interview

    I went through three round of interviews including behavioral and technical interviews. First one screen, then I came into office to be interviewed. After that, another final interview until I got the offer.

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Datameer Awards & Accolades

  • Global Big Data Analytics Growth Leadership Award, Frost & Sullivan, 2015
  • Global 250 Top Private Companies (B2B - Big Data), AlwaysOn, 2015
  • Emerging Vendors (Big Data/Business Intelligence), CRN, 2015
  • Big Data 100: Business Analytics, CRN, 2015
  • Data Discovery Market Leader, GigaOM, 2014
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