TiVo Reviews

Updated Aug 8, 2020

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3.1
47%
Recommend to a Friend
54%
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TiVo President and CEO Dave Shull
Dave Shull
15 Ratings
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  • "When upper management finally makes decisions they are often poorly thought out with little regard to the employees or product itself(in 19 reviews)

  • "no cons are available at that time(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "good company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Staff Engineer 

    I have been working at TiVo part-time

    Pros

    Good work life balance at Tivo

    Cons

    Need to give better salary for the work

  2. "TiVo Employee"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Director, Internal Audit in Burbank, CA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at TiVo full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great People, very good pay

    Cons

    Lack of transparency by management.

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  3. "A company in search of traction"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Vice President Production Support in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at TiVo full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    High-quality peers and cross-functional teams A leader in transitioning Intellectual property into products Best strategy session I have been a part of Benefits

    Cons

    The engineering team has too many products to support. All suffer Product Management gets strong and then it dissolves Ever changing short term objectives

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  4. "Nice Company"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Vice President in Santa Clara, CA

    I worked at TiVo full-time

    Pros

    Challenging work and Good compensation Smart and resourceful Co-workers

    Cons

    Challenging Industry Position Too many business units

  5. Helpful (1)

    "TiVo position"

    1.0
    Current Employee - Senior Director in San Jose, CA

    I have been working at TiVo full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    good coworkers and interesting work

    Cons

    unstable company with questionable future

  6. "Glory days are over"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at TiVo full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Modern company and benefits. Great salaries. Fun company with lots of little perks.

    Cons

    Poor overall company direction. management, and leadership.

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  7. "Review"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at TiVo full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great company, work life balance, great benefits

    Cons

    Less innovative, spend too much money

  8. Helpful (2)

    "Quick Review"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Demand Generation Manager in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at TiVo full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    They offer flexible hours for your workday and offer work from home options.

    Cons

    Everyone is considered on-call since each department is so small.

  9. Helpful (2)

    "No long-term vision"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Principal Software Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at TiVo full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Competitive pay for great work-life balance.

    Cons

    Pay does not compare to FANG companies.

  10. "Great People"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Test Engineer in Golden, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at TiVo full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Highly skilled team members. Usually good working relationships. Different office locations have different cultures.

    Cons

    Executives often appear removed from active teams, viewing them more as analytic sources.

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