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"glory dates in the past, looking bad from inside. middle management has no brain and people promoted based upon how clos"

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Current Employee - Software Development Engineer in Seattle, WA
Current Employee - Software Development Engineer in Seattle, WA
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

for those who can't get better places/companies

Cons

-- middle management is completely corrupted with politics
-- managers will take the credit from your work and dump the discredits to you
-- as big as Microsoft but no monopoly product in the market

Advice to Management

fire quite a few middle managers

Other Employee Reviews for Amazon

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    "bad"

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    Former Employee - Picker in Chattanooga, TN
    Former Employee - Picker in Chattanooga, TN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Amazon full-time

    Pros

    pays compective good benefits starts day one.

    Cons

    no off time during peak season

    Advice to Management

    none


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    "Great work environment"

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    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 3 years)

    Pros

    Great work environment. The opportunities for career growth are numerous. Flexible work schedule. Inventors can invent, and most teams can spend time to drive quality into their products.

    Cons

    PAGER DUTY...BEWARE! Get a good sense of what type of situation your perspective team is in before entering (broken glass zones, etc).

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