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Updated May 1, 2022

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3.5
82%
Recommend to a Friend
93%
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SunEdison President & Chief Executive Officer Ahmad R. Chatila
Ahmad R. Chatila
289 Ratings

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Pros
  • "There are so many great people in the rank and file.(in 37 reviews)
  • "Benefits are good(in 29 reviews)
  • "I had heard from the SunEdison employees that recruited me to the company how great the culture is here and they were spot on!(in 27 reviews)
  • "pay is good but not what was promised(in 19 reviews)
  • "Salary was good.(in 13 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Historical Experience

    Dec 20, 2021 - Energy Consultant in Provo, UT
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Pay, promotional opportunities, industry, ambitious

    Cons

    Rollercoaster experience due to the SunEdison financial events, and stock decline, leading to BK

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  2. 1.0
    Former Employee

    Terrible Company

    Jan 16, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Used to be a good place to do solar.

    Cons

    The management was into financial engineering instead of real business.

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  3. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Ok company to work for..

    Aug 18, 2021 - Senior Financial Analyst in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    -Company had a lean finance team- so lots of experience to be gained -Free coffee

    Cons

    -Company was bought out, so lots of change and layoffs + uncertainty. -Old school mindset, not a lot of room to change processes

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  4. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 5 years

    Management

    Oct 12, 2021 - Software Engineer in Belmont, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    work life balance is good

    Cons

    Top heavy management was the downfall

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  5. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Good company to work for

    Jun 28, 2021 - Internship in New York, NY
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    very good working environment and good lunch place

    Cons

    working overtime and very competitive

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  6. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Big ambitions but went too far

    Mar 9, 2021 - Senior Manager in Belmont, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Exciting to work for the largest renewable energy company in the world!

    Cons

    Tried to grow too fast and went bankrupt.

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  7. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Good place to work

    Feb 17, 2021 - Engineer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Friendly culture and work environment

    Cons

    Generally short staffed, needs to expand

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  8. 2.0
    Current Employee

    Icarus

    May 23, 2021 - Director in San Francisco, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Paid on time (when it had money)

    Cons

    Went out of business (ran out of money)

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  9. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Great people, flawed leadership

    Mar 23, 2021 - Strategic Account Executive in Belmont, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great smart peers to work with

    Cons

    Admin wagged the dog's tail

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  10. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 5 years

    Good opportunity to learn and grow but salary a bit lacking

    Nov 6, 2020 - Channel Sales & Business Development Manager in San Jose, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good up-and-coming spirit and work culture, and fairly flexible work arrangements under the right manager. Exciting new field of professional growth and technical knowledge.

    Cons

    Often unclear and rapidly-shifting integration of new acquisitions and adoption of new projects. Promotion opportunities also a bit limited and not elucidated.

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SunEdison Reviews FAQs

SunEdison has an overall rating of 3.5 out of 5, based on over 509 reviews left anonymously by employees. 82% of employees would recommend working at SunEdison to a friend and 82% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -1% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, SunEdison employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.0 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at SunEdison. This rating has improved by 11% over the last 12 months.

82% of SunEdison employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated SunEdison 2.3 out of 5 for work life balance, 2.7 for culture and values and 3.5 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at SunEdison to be benefits, culture, career development and the cons to be senior leadership, management.

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