Adobe
3.7 of 5 934 reviews
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Adobe Reviews

Updated Apr 14, 2014
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3.7 934 reviews

                             

70% Approve of the CEO

Adobe President and CEO Shantanu Narayen

Shantanu Narayen

(665 ratings)

83% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "great benefits, great work life balance, work from home opportunities, global team"
    in 108 reviews
  • "Awesome people, great benefits, good work life balance, totally fair"
    in 72 reviews
Cons:
  • "For some teams, not-so-great work life balance"
    in 20 reviews
  • "senior management do not communicate well with employees of all levels"
    in 37 reviews
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Very Creative, And Innovative Culture

Lead Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Noida

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

ProsGreat Work Life Balance, Awesome food at cafeteria, And great fun people all around to hang out with

ConsWork from Home is not that much promoted, Some teams may have managers - micromanaging.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Pretty Good

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Noida

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

ProsGood Work Culture
Creative Products
Good work

ConsHuge Difference between Dev vs QE

Advice to Senior ManagementProvide more opportunities to QE's to grow as much as devs )If they show enough potential).

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Worst mistake of my professional life

Account Development Manager (Former Employee)
Noida

I worked at Adobe full-time for less than a year

ProsGood job for freshers who are interested in cold calling and being part of a big Brand.

ConsNo career progression and enhancement to your skill set.

Advice to Senior ManagementRequire more defined processes

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Noida

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

ProsTime Flexibility, Nice Lunch and Dinner

ConsClose management, not that transparent system.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Perfect for innovators

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Bangalore

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

ProsGreat products
Free access to all Adobe products
Good salary/compensation
Good culture

ConsNo work-life balance
Average career growth

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good company if the focus is on technically & product inclined job

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Adobe

ProsProfessional, Good compensation, Brand, Work culture

ConsCareer Growth possibilities are limited

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An awesome place to work!

Computer Scientist (Current Employee)
Bangalore

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

ProsIdeas come from everywhere in the company

ConsThe company is too conservative

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Software Developer (Former Employee)
Bangalore

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

Prosit was fantastic,and great to work there

Consreally cool,awesome evs to work

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great Environment

Member of Technical Staff (Former Employee)
Noida

I worked at Adobe full-time for less than a year

Pros1. Awesome work-life balance
2. Flexible duty hours
3. Informal environment
4. Seniors very friendly & helpful
5. Great free lunch & dinner
6. Of course, brand value!

Cons1. Location - not easy to switch
2. Salary could have been better

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Best time of my life .. I used to call it my second home best friends (family), work-life balance, awesome food

Systems Administrator (Former Employee)
New Delhi

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

Proswork-life balance, opportunities to think out-of-box, used to be best paymaster

Conshired managers from services organizations .. they came and started low cost offshore thing getting only left over work

Advice to Senior ManagementFire those who don't work .. bring back to individual contributor system

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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