Nintendo of America

Nintendo of America Reviews

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77 Reviews
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Nintendo of America CEO Satoru Iwata
Satoru Iwata
6 Ratings

    An innovative and generous company to work for.

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    Current Employee - Senior Buyer in Redmond, WA (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Buyer in Redmond, WA (US)

    I have been working at Nintendo of America full-time (more than 10 years)


    The benefits at Nintendo are extremely generous. Not only do they offer a 401K plan, but also a pension. The longevity of the employees here is the highest I've seen. People choose to stay because of the wonderful people and management that you get to work for and with.


    The flip-side of having longevity with the employees limits new ideas from being introduced and implemented.

    Positive Outlook
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Nintendo of America Interviews

Updated 22 Jul 2014
Updated 22 Jul 2014

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
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    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Nintendo of America.

    Interview Details

    Folks were nice enough, although a bit disorganized. Interview questions were reasonable, but on the easy side. Walked through some real world problems. One interviewer did ask puzzle questions which I thought were passé.

    Interview Questions
    • One question was how to test a particular system. Goal was to find all issues that had been found in the real world.   Answer Question
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    Easy Interview

Nintendo of America Awards and Accolades

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50 Most Innovative Companies (#5), BusinessWeek, 2009
World's Best Companies, BusinessWeek, 2009
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Headquarters Redmond, WA
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded 1980
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue ₹1 to ₹5 billion (INR) per year

Nintendo of America encourages good hand-eye coordination for the young and old alike. The company, which is broadening its audience by attracting players ranging from preschoolers to grandparents, serves as the Western Hemisphere headquarters for Japan's Nintendo. The game company makes the #1 handheld game console, the Nintendo DS, which boasts two screens and Wi-Fi capabilities, and the #1 home game console Wii, pronounced "we." It launched the no-glasses 3-D version of the DS, the 3DS, in 2011; and Wii-successor Wii U is planned for 2012. Nintendo of America also makes... More

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