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"Whats not to like about having fun and making history!!"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Technical Project Manager in Seattle, WA
Current Employee - Technical Project Manager in Seattle, WA
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Pros

* The environment constantly pushes you to learn something new
* Always a new problem to solve - Not boring at all.
* Making a difference to customers - Satisfying

Cons

* Work life balance needs to be watched out. Its tempting to forget it all and work all the time. But its up to individuals to balance.

Advice to Management

Great going!

Other Employee Reviews for Amazon

  1. Helpful (2)

    "It has been challenging, but I have received a lot of opportunities for career advancement."

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

    Pros

    Career growth is unparalleled
    Challenging work
    Smart people
    Interesting projects
    Strong compensation package

    Cons

    Lack of work/life balance
    Cut throat/difficult personalities
    workload too heavy


  2. Helpful (6)

    "huge workload and tons of system tools to learn"

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

    Pros

    surrounded by smart people
    prime location - downtown seattle
    ok compensation
    young work force
    world class technology
    customer focus and obsession

    Cons

    career path is not well defined; promotion takes long time; huge work load; steep learning curves to new comers; system tools are redundant ; lunch is not free

    Advice to Management

    well define employee's career path;
    improve transparency of performance measurement
    promotion based on merits
    employees need more vacation time
    improve training program

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