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Helpful (5)

"Great salary, bad culture."

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Gatos, CA
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Gatos, CA
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at Netflix full-time

Pros

•  Great compensation package
•  Free lunch
•  Free cell phone

Cons

•  The company culture is very cold hearted, they let people go ALL THE TIME, sometimes for good
   reasons, most of the time not.
•  The environment is extremely political that makes it hard to focus on doing a good job.
•  A lot of employees are rather negative about the workplace and very open about looking for a job.

Other Employee Reviews for Netflix

  1. Helpful (4)

    "Excellent work environment"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Los Gatos, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Los Gatos, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Netflix full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The best part about working at Netflix is the people. I've worked at both Microsoft and Amazon before coming to Netflix, and the people at Netflix are of a higher quality. Each person seems to be very good at what they do, and I feel like I can learn from them. I never realized before what a joy it is to work with great people. Other great things about Netflix are high salary and free meals.

    Cons

    There isn't much of a career path. If you want to be a manager or director, you might not have much success at Netflix. I view Netflix as a place where people come to work during the day and then go home to their families at night.

    Advice to Management

    Make the stock price go back up!


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Netflix was a good place to work."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Instant Watch Customer Service in Hillsboro, OR
    Former Employee - Instant Watch Customer Service in Hillsboro, OR
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Netflix full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Pay was excellent. All of the tools were available to do the job that needed to be done.

    Cons

    Many customers did not understand how to use Instant View, and it was often difficult to explain.


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