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"Great place to start a career, but hard to stay long term due to extreme workloads"

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Former Intern - Software Development Engineer in Seattle, WA
Former Intern - Software Development Engineer in Seattle, WA
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Amazon as an intern (Less than a year)

Pros

Great place to learn a lot and work with smart people. The company is ambitious, and the pay is pretty good.

Cons

Hard to maintain a work/life balance. But it is possible. The work culture makes burnout common, so watch out.

Other Employee Reviews for Amazon

  1. "Amazon-So far so good"

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    Current Employee - Account Manager in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Numerous opportunities, growing company. Great place to work if you want experience in various fields. Innovative company, still operates like a startup

    Cons

    Work life balance can be a challenge in some roles and teams, especially during the holiday season. The start up culture demands employees to be hands on.


  2. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time

    Pros

    Love working here, great people. Fun Job!

    Cons

    Standing all day sucks. People get big headed really quick.

    Advice to Management

    Make me a manager!


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