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Updated November 15, 2017
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  • stands by culture deck, 'freedom and responsibility' is not a buzz phrase but reality, treated like an adult, no micromanagement (in 49 reviews)

  • Creative environment, good pay, room for promotion (in 32 reviews)

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  1. "netflix"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Netflix full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits, give raise every years

    Cons

    short days, working less than 35 hours


  2. "Senior Financial Analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Netflix full-time

    Pros

    culture, people, direction, management, challenges.

    Cons

    growing really fast. increasing volume.

    Advice to Management

    n/a

  3. Helpful (1)

    "Product Management"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Netflix full-time

    Pros

    Autonomy and great transparency
    The product is well loved and known

    Cons

    Definitely hierarchy among teams. (certain teams within the company have more say in things by the virtue of where they are in the organization)
    Limited career growth


  4. "Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Good culture. Good benefits and work/life balance.

    Cons

    I do not see any Cons.

    Advice to Management

    Good Management.


  5. "Freedom and Responsibility. Fast paced."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Experience Manager in Los Gatos, CA
    Current Employee - Customer Experience Manager in Los Gatos, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Netflix (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Affords a great deal of autonomy

    Cons

    Not a lot of internally offered formal development

    Advice to Management

    Continue to focus on diversity (ethnic and gender)


  6. "Very fun place to work if you're okay with working any hours."

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    Current Employee - Technical Support Representative in Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - Technical Support Representative in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great work environment. Great benefits. No pressure to adhere to a script to research and solve problems. Still a call center.

    Cons

    Very fast paced. Need to be able to adapt to changing work flows. 24/7 department in TSR so nights and weekends are at work.

    Advice to Management

    Be more flexible with scheduling.


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Its a innovative company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Netflix full-time

    Pros

    Innovative, looks great on resume

    Cons

    Extremely fast pace, sometimes chaotic

    Advice to Management

    Keep employees up to date on new initiatives

  8. "Best company with rich culture"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Experience , Training , and Freedom of expression

    Cons

    Leadership , Punishments (and lack there of) favoritism

    Advice to Management

    Keep leading the way and revolutionizing both the entertainment industry as well as corporate culture!


  9. "subtitling test"

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    Current Freelancer - Anonymous Freelancer
    Current Freelancer - Anonymous Freelancer

    Pros

    good pay for all freelancer

    Cons

    Hard test for all freelancer

    Advice to Management

    make your test for subtitling more easier than available one


  10. "Customer Service Rep"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at Netflix full-time

    Pros

    Other than the benefits, the environment you work in is very relaxed, while still maintaining professional boundaries. Management is easy to work with, feedback is more constructive than criticizing

    Cons

    Lack of upward growth/opportunity, you'll definitely get the unreasonable customers


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