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"Great products but unstable management and strategies"

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Former Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA
Former Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Autodesk full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

- Great software product lines including 2D/3D CAD, simulation, media, architecture etc
- Nice co-workers and inter-communication/corporation style
- Above average office
- Okay Pay and benefit

Cons

- Very unstable management strategies in simulation product
- Does not focus on core simulation technologies

Advice to Management

Understand core simulation technologies.

Other Employee Reviews for Autodesk

  1. "Great Place to Work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Product Support Technician in Manchester, NH
    Former Employee - Product Support Technician in Manchester, NH
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Autodesk full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great Salary, Great Peers, Office setting, and Bonuses

    Cons

    Stressful and Demanding. You can work hard all day and still be behind.

    Advice to Management

    Understand that your employees are under tons of stress and their doing there best.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Great place to work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in San Rafael, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in San Rafael, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good compensation
    Very high quality products and reputation
    Dedicated, very intelligent employees
    Executives all approachable, most are straight-shooters
    Always listed on 'top places to work" surveys

    Cons

    Large bureaucracy with lots of divisions, departments, teams, and criss-crossing responsibilities
    Company does medium to large re-orgs every couple of years
    Lots of mid-level manager with not a lot of growth opportunities
    Poor to non-existent HR function in terms of professional growth


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