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Found 191 reviews

3.6
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81%
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Webroot CEO Mike Potts
Mike Potts
20 Ratings
Pros
  • "The work life balance is fantastic, I'm able to take time off work when needed without feeling the pressure to work remotely 24/7(in 19 reviews)

  • "Great people and great culture so people tend to stay for long time(in 12 reviews)

Cons
  • "As soon as you start making progress in a direction, upper management changes their minds and you have to make a U-turn(in 8 reviews)

  • "I know development is working on it, but no one will tell me what it is(in 7 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great Culture and Growing Company"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Webroot full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great culture that fosters innovation and collaboration between different teams Opportunity to work on cutting edge technology to try and stay a few steps ahead of adversaries Ability to expand skill set into new technologies The company is actively involved in the community - hosting events for college students and grade school kids, volunteering, etc. We get something called a "volunteer day" that counts as 8 hours...

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    Cons

    Sometimes the coffee machine in the break room doesn't work.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing to say here - I think this is a wonderful company to work for.

  2. "Great place to work in great San Diego"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Webroot full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Small company with friendly people.

    Cons

    Compensations and bonus could be better.

  3. "intern"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Webroot part-time

      Pros

      good to learn something new

      Cons

      pay too low and no chance to meet other teams

    • Helpful (1)

      "Great Place"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Webroot full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Great location, great benefits, great people

      Cons

      None I can think of

    • "Pretty good"

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      Current Employee - Engineer in Broomfield, CO
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I have been working at Webroot full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      The culture is good and relaxed. Benefits seem to be good.

      Cons

      Sometimes a little too political. A good amount of inexperienced employees.

      Advice to Management

      Take a little more control of the employees that are under performing.

    • Helpful (1)

      "Great company to work with"

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      Current Employee - Software Engineer(Internship) in San Diego, CA
      Recommends

      I have been working at Webroot part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      - Great culture and people - Have good products and a lot of work to do

      Cons

      - Management sometimes are not doing well. Too much politics.

    • "Pay too low"

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      Current Employee - Software Engineer in San Diego, CA
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Webroot full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Good industry to be in

      Cons

      Lack of leadership, micro management

      Advice to Management

      pay your people

    • Helpful (1)

      "Culture absent of accountability or passion"

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      Former Employee - Marketing in Broomfield, CO
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Webroot full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Flexible hours, quiet office, free coffee and snacks

      Cons

      Toxic interactions between cross-functional teams, lack of product strategy, little opportunity to innovate within marketing.

      Advice to Management

      Accountability, professionalism and mentorship should be expected from leadership

    • "Webroot"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Broomfield, CO

        I worked at Webroot full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Flexible environment and good managers.

        Cons

        Very focused product lines made for tough growth in the enterprise segment.

      • "Great Workplace"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Webroot full-time

        Pros

        coworkers are great, casual environment to be in

        Cons

        Low base pay, difficult mobility

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