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"A close family with a very bright future"

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer
Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Vicarious Visions full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

-Great Benefits ( 2 months paid paternity leave!)
-Great Coworkers
-Stability in an industry that rarely sees it
-Creative staff who take risks
-Affordable Housing. This place is a great affordable place to raise a family.

Cons

-Corporate risk level much lower than studios
-Can sometimes be hard to get solid career growth beyond a mid level position

Advice to Management

Take the time to ensure that people are fully engaged and working to their maximum potential. Also realize when people are overworking themselves and need a break. Often during crunch is the time in which people need to take a day off and recoup the most.

Other Employee Reviews for Vicarious Visions

  1. "A big family"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    There is a family culture which is really appealing. Everyone wants you to succeed

    Cons

    Difficult to pursue your own goals.

    Advice to Management

    Be more upfront about job growth


  2. "Great place to work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Albany, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Albany, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Vicarious Visions full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Fun environment to work in. Fellow developers care about each other.

    Cons

    Suspect game industry pays less than other comparable engineering opportunities.

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