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  • www.dolby.com
  • San Francisco, CA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1965
  • Company - Public (DLB)
  • Electronics Manufacturing
  • $1 to $5 billion (USD)

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Dolby is the leading developer of audio, imaging and voice technologies for cinema, home theaters, PCs, mobile, & games. Ray Dolby, our founder, was more than a brilliant scientist and inventor. He valued a work environment that fostered both individual creativity and ...
Mission: Dolby Laboratories is home to hundreds of scientists and engineers dedicated to the study of human perception, the experience of artistic immersion, and the joy of creative invention. We pour our genius and imagination into technological breakthroughs that are transforming ...

Dolby Reviews

4.2
78%
Recommend to a Friend
85%
Approve of CEO
Kevin J. Yeaman
Kevin J. Yeaman
306 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee

"Fairly good"

Nov 23, 2022 - Video Engineer

Pros

9/80 schedule Very people focused Lots of industry experience

Cons

Slow Meetings are fairly constant Lack of experience with newer technology Office kind of sad for Bay Area
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Diversity & Inclusion at Dolby

3.8
(129 Reviews)

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How is diversity at Dolby?

...Great concepts, business model of IP licensing, good HR ideas, full on effort in the diversity and inclusion areas (must have been problematic previously, since they seem to be going overboard now), decent pay, good equipment, mostly nice people....Read More

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Dolby Interviews

Experience
Positive53%
Negative25%
Neutral22%
Getting an Interview
Applied online67%
Recruiter16%
Employee Referral8%
Difficulty
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  1. QA Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in China
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    The interviewer just asked about background and introduced the responsibilties of the hiring role. The interviewer was nice and friendly. And the introduction to the role was quite clear to me
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    Q: Introduce your most recent project

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Company Updates

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Dolby Awards & Accolades

  • The CNBC RQ 50CNBC2014
  • Film Technique - SilverCLIO2014

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What are perks and other benefits like at Dolby?

...Interesting technology, long horizons, lots of smart people, plenty of good initiatives in play, decent benefits, good work life balance (in the US we get every 2nd Friday off)....

March 31, 2021

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Employees rate Dolby 4.2 out of 5 stars based on 628 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at Dolby, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Dolby and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 78% of employees would recommend working at Dolby to a friend. This is based on 531 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

53% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Dolby as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.9 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Dolby.

61% of employees think that Dolby has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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