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"Fast-paced, innovative business, good people"

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

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

Pros

-You'll work with some of the smartest people in the world...literally
-You'll have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge businesses that are changing the landscape of almost every industry
-People are cool and down-to-earth
-Decisions get made quickly, bureaucracy is limited
-Reputation for poor work-life balance is outdated

Cons

-Ugh...tickets. If you need to get anything done, you have to file a ticket, which can be frustrating
-Things do change frequently, so if you aren't comfortable with change, you may find it uncomfortable
-Direct culture can be jarring at first
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Other Employee Reviews for Amazon

  1. "Great company to work"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fast paced environment
    Recognition
    Growth
    Excellent co workers

    Cons

    None as of now. It is great place to work.


  2. "Great company with a good future!"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good compensation, lax working environment.

    Cons

    can affect your social life if not managed well

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