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"Fairness For The Company"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Stow in Columbia, SC
Current Employee - Stow in Columbia, SC
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at Amazon full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Insurance, stocks, 401k, variety of shifts, variety of departments.

Cons

Hot, hard to move up without a college degree

Advice to Management

Do more development plans and stick with them to make sure the associates are developing.

Other Employee Reviews for Amazon

  1. Helpful (10)

    "Worst work environment for non-tech people. They do not provide much growth opportunity."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operation Manager in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Operation Manager in Seattle, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    You are always surrounded by the smartest engineers and skilled project managers. Very innovative and you are always asked to come up with new ideas and improvement.

    Cons

    No work-life balance, and the management does not show interest in your work-life balance. I have reported to 6 different managers so far, and only 1 of them showed sincere interest in the employees well-being.

    Advice to Management

    You need to offer growth opportunity for those who are 'home grown' long time contributing Amazonians. I have seen many long time contributors (mainly people with non-tech positions) who end up being managed out but provided very little opportunity to continue contributing due to the company's very fast growth in the past 5 years. Even when you manage out, show some respect to them. They worked hard for you to establish the basic of Amazon. Pay more attention to their employees well-being too.


  2. "Amazon Web Services"

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

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

    Pros

    A lot of interesting projects and smart people to work along side.

    Cons

    There are very few cons to this job.


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