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Pros
  • Learn a lot of things and good working environment (in 335 reviews)

  • There are a lot of smart people in aws (in 753 reviews)

Cons
  • Work life balance is a challenge (in 1487 reviews)

  • No work life balance around the holidays (in 317 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (3)

    "I worked as a category manager in Softlines"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Merchant Product Manager in Seattle, WA
    Former Employee - Merchant Product Manager in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Many internal resources to help accomplish goals & drive business.

    Cons

    Saw a lot of people thrown under the bus in meetings with upper management.

    Advice to Management

    The promotion process is archaic and should be more merit based.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Great place to work at"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Merchant Product Manager in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Merchant Product Manager in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Fast moving, innovative, numbers driven approach to solving all issues with a customer centric focus. There is enough freedom within the company to try new things and you are allowed to run with ideas by the management. You are also allowed to take on responsibilities as you progress.

    Cons

    The fast pace of change comes with the need the there has to be an extra effort out to keep pace with updates in the company.


  3. Helpful (1)

    "Go"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Category Merchant Manager in Paris (France)
    Current Employee - Category Merchant Manager in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Amazon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    This is a Smart, innovative, data-driven company with young and bright people. Colleagues are nice and warm. Marketplace is a huge start-up with many things to develop and low hierarchical weight.

    Cons

    Lot of heavy processes preventing from agility, lack of communication between teams, catalogue management is a painful part of the job, salary is not competitive