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Yandex Product Manager Reviews

Updated Nov 14, 2019

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Yandex CEO Arkady Volozh
Arkady Volozh
9 Ratings
  1. "Great company for work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Product Manager 

    I have been working at Yandex full-time

    Pros

    Great people around, opportunities to do interesting products

    Cons

    - - - - -

    Yandex2019-11-14
  2. "Big and very challenging company"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product Manager 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    1. Huge amount of different products and services for any tastes. 2. Many opportunities to learn, to challenge yourself, to make experiments and to grow significantly. 3. Different, intelligent people around. 4. A lot of very handful instruments for very productive and high level performance.

    Cons

    1. Sometimes it's really difficult to keep work/life balance. 2. Because of company's scale there a lot of miscommunications.

    Yandex2019-09-20
  3. "Ok"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Product Manager 
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Yandex full-time

    Pros

    Really differs based on what product you will be working on. General thing is that upper management decide a lot of things.

    Cons

    Upper management is to much

    Yandex2019-04-27
  4. "quite positive and inspiring yet tiring"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Senior Management
    Senior Product Manager in Moscow
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Yandex

    Pros

    number 1 it company in russia

    Cons

    becomes a big corporation with all its features

    Advice to Management

    be inspired with product, business will come after

    Yandex2018-10-11
  5. "Best company I worked for"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Product Manager in Saint Petersburg
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A really comfortable infrastructure; exceptionally bright developers

    Cons

    Sometimes too slow processes and nasty cross-department politics.

    Yandex2018-10-04
  6. Helpful (1)

    "Senior Product Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Product Manager in Moscow
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Yandex full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Big confidence company with all benefits.

    Cons

    Big difference between units which influence on work conditions. Yandex Taxi is the worst one.

    Yandex2018-09-22
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Best Russian internet company"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product Manager in Moscow
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Top engineering talent, efficient approach to product development, open minded and inspiring people

    Cons

    Work-life balance may be sometimes hard to maintain

    Yandex2018-07-01
  8. "Great Russian IT-company"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Senior Management
    Product Manager in Moscow
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Yandex for more than 8 years

    Pros

    0) Unbelievable products with millions of active users a day. 1) Great people. Amazing professionals. 2) Comfortable office and beautiful location.

    Cons

    HR department. Bad recruitment reduce loyalty of potential candidates.

    Yandex2018-04-01
  9. "Probably best IT company in Russia"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product Manager in Moscow
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Yandex full-time

    Pros

    - good technical experts, you can definitely learn something here as engineer - great salable infrastructure, launching new project never been so easy - you will get to work with the biggest companies in Russia

    Cons

    - average / weak product vision and management - low / no grow possibilities - only a few global projects, most of company work focused only on Russia

    Yandex2016-01-10
  10. Helpful (2)

    "Yandex"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Senior Management
    Product Manager in Moscow
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Yandex

    Pros

    business trip, free foods, flexible hours, no hierarchy

    Cons

    not much increasing salary, communication

    Advice to Management

    need more organisation, employers should speak english

    Yandex2015-08-26
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