Amazon - Good Company | Glassdoor
There are newer employer reviews for Amazon
There are newer employer reviews for Amazon

See Most Recent

"Good Company"

StarStarStarStarStar
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Approves of CEO

Pros

Provides good working environment to work at

Cons

Must prove your worth to excel

Other Employee Reviews for Amazon

  1. Helpful (1)

    "It is great if you like to work hard, may be too hard, but it pays!!"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    great ambiance, good scope of work

    Cons

    very hectic, too taxing, long office hours


  2. Helpful (11)

    "Challenging work and smart people all around. No perks. High turn over rate."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer II in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer II in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    High hiring standards mean you will be surrounded with smart people. Easy to transfer to other jobs inside the company. Good stepping stone as a means to reach nerdvana ( Google, Facebook, Apple ).

    Cons

    Excessive overtime without compensation. Difficult to schedule vacations. Poor scheduling of projects. Favouritism. Below average pay. Benefit plan is average. Promotions are difficult to get and the pay raise is very low. Expected to perform at new job level for a full year before promotion will be considered. Two years at Amazon is considered a very long time.

    Advice to Management

    An eye for an eye... in other words, make sure employees get just rewards for their efforts.

There are newer employer reviews for Amazon
There are newer employer reviews for Amazon

See Most Recent

Work at Amazon? Share Your Experiences

Amazon
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
 
Click to Rate
or