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  • El Segundo, CA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1945
  • Company - Public (MAT)
  • Consumer Product Manufacturing
  • $5 to $10 billion (USD)

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Mattel is a leading global toy company and owner of one of the strongest catalogs of children’s and family entertainment franchises in the world. We engage consumers through our portfolio of iconic brands, including Barbie®, Hot Wheels®, Fisher-Price®, American Girl®, Thomas & ...
Mission: We create innovative products and experiences that inspire, entertain and develop children through play.

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Mattel Chief Executive Officer Ynon Kreiz
Ynon Kreiz
284 Ratings
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"Good work environment"

May 25, 2023 - Systems Analyst Specialist in El Segundo, CA
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Good work environment and diversity


Cross functional team work in silos
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Campus Recruiting10%

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    Anonymous Employee in El Segundo, CA
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    Was a nice interview and had a nice chat with HR. Wasn't sure if they were going to be hiring for work from home positions which was my biggest concern since the commute is long. Seems like most people work in house

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Company Updates

April 29, 2020
Here’s to our heroes! Check out the new Fisher-Price #ThankYouHeroes collection designed to honor and give back to the healthcare heroes on the front lines of the fight against COVID-19, and to thank the everyday heroes keeping our communities up and running. For more information, visit

Mattel Awards & Accolades

  • Fast Company's Best Workplace for InnovatorsFast Company2022
  • Great Place to Work Certified, Great Place to Work, 2022Great Place To Work, Inc.2022

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What is paid time off like at Mattel?

...workers, inspiring leaders, committed to and actively achieving our goals as an organization, iconic brands, giving back, brands and products are becoming more relevant as we take over digital entertainment, love our values, flexible work schedule, unlimited PTO, Mattel holidays, amazing benefits.....

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