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"An learning experience well learned"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Software Developer in San Francisco, CA
Current Employee - Software Developer in San Francisco, CA
Doesn't Recommend

Pros

Constant Personal Learning
Supporting the Latest Ruby Technologies
Using Amazon Web Services and supporting EC2
Dynamic culture due to the large global employment

Cons

Lack of direction
Tribal Knowledge was the primary form of knowledge
Not enough teamwork
General dissatisfaction between coworkers
Not enough communication

Advice to Management

Be more open with your employee's and give them the ability to see what's going on, on a day to day basis. Hire more people to help share information and bridge the communication barrier between upper management and the rest of the company.

Other Employee Reviews for Engine Yard

  1. "Cool place to work"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends

    Pros

    Engine Yard is a great place to work. Very passionate employees. Excellent product. Focus on quality. Very innovative. Interesting group of people.

    Cons

    Like any venture-backed company, it's a lifestyle commitment to work at Engine Yard. It will be a time commitment and the work of each person matters. Slackers need not apply.


  2. Helpful (3)

    "Best group of people I have ever worked with."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends

    Pros

    Extremely intelligent and dedicated people work here developing cutting edge technology and providing superior customer service. There are not many places you find such talent.

    Cons

    Long hours but it's getting better. Working with cutting edge technology can be good and bad depending on your goals.

    Advice to Management

    Remember the principles the company was built upon. Continue to hire managers based on those principles.

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