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"Lots of energy, no bureaucracy, get the work done culture"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Director, Analytics in Bellevue, WA
Current Employee - Director, Analytics in Bellevue, WA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

If you have passion to deal with ambiguous role and environment and love the opportunity of creating a path, Expedia is the right place for you

Cons

Remember, this is a high energy company. its not for people who dont have the stomach and heart for high stress levels and changing priorities

Advice to Management

Keep your political conflicts at the leadership level, dont let it impact the folks who actually work!

Other Employee Reviews for Expedia

  1. Helpful (6)

    "Get ready for a fire 'em mentality"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - OneOps Engineer in Bellevue, WA
    Former Employee - OneOps Engineer in Bellevue, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of different technology. You can work on just about anything you want there - they have it and it's prod.

    Cons

    The entire network, web, and application infrastructure is way too complicated and buggy. Nothing works right for long. So many bugs that nobody can define much less resolve. When someone makes a mistake because of this fail, they just fire them.

    Advice to Management

    Develop your staff, listen to their ideas on how to simplify and segregate the prod, test, and corp environments. Use a website staff and a corp/other staff. Don't expect everyone to know all facets of the network. Don't fire the workers, fire the management.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Lots of silos, mid to low level management not effective."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bellevue, WA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bellevue, WA
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of nice benefits that are different from other companies such as travel, and wellness. Lots of nice people. HR leadership seems to be working hard to find even more benefits and fun activities and is very active in community and philanthropy as a company.

    Cons

    Lots of silos and people don't seem to share work or information well. Lowerr to mid level management not effective at least in the department I was in. Way too much turnover/restructuring at upper management levels - no consistent approach to improvement, very reactive.

    Advice to Management

    Keep working on the engagement, it made me want find a role in a different org even though mine org was dysfunctional.

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