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Amazon Intern Reviews

Updated Oct 15, 2019

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341 Ratings
  1. "First Internship"

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    Former Intern - Software Development Engineer Intern 

    I worked at Amazon for less than a year

    Pros

    Learned a lot, in terms of skills and general introduction to software development as a job.

    Cons

    Very team specific for how the experience will be.

    Amazon2019-10-15
  2. "Positive Experience"

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    Former Intern - Software Development Engineer Intern 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible work schedule for Interns

    Cons

    Extremely large company has overhead

    Amazon2019-10-15
  3. "Good experience"

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    Former Intern - Intern - Hourly 

    I worked at Amazon

    Pros

    Good experience, loved the work environment

    Cons

    no cons!! love the job

    Amazon2019-10-08
  4. "Great Place to Grow"

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    Former Employee - Social Media Intern in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Excellent exposure, highly intelligent co workers

    Cons

    People focused on personal growth

    Amazon2019-10-11
  5. "Internship experience is team dependent but overall, good"

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    Former Employee - Software Developer Intern 

    I worked at Amazon full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    WLB (at least on my team) Intern events (post prime day concert) Got to meet people outside my team

    Cons

    the leadership principles are somewhat of a cult (to me)

    Amazon2019-10-09
  6. "A lot of learning but little impact"

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    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer Intern in Cupertino, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - exposure to a lot of technology

    Cons

    - work feels minuscule - not a lot of passionate engineers, just there to get paid

    Amazon2019-10-09
  7. "Good Internship Experience"

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    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer Intern 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Amazon full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible schedule Casual work environment Meaningful projects to work on

    Cons

    No employee benefits (i.e. free food, discounts, etc.)

    Amazon2019-09-23
  8. "Great"

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    Former Intern - Software Development Engineer Intern in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon for less than a year

    Pros

    Smart people and learn a lot

    Cons

    Team can fall apart easy

    Amazon2019-09-19
  9. "Tough but rewarding"

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    Former Intern - Intern 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Amazon for less than a year

    Pros

    smart people, learn a lot, fast pace

    Cons

    tough culture, long hours, high expectations

    Amazon2019-10-02
  10. "Fun place to work at and learn many new things"

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    Former Intern - Software Development Engineer Intern 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon for less than a year

    Pros

    Interesting challenges at work Free lunch at most meetings that happen at lunch time Great offices, with many break rooms

    Cons

    Really fast work environment Long hours

    Amazon2019-09-30
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