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www.amazon.com Seattle, WA 5000+ Employees

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Great place to start your career and/or grow

Software Development Engineer (Current Employee)
Chennai

I have been working at Amazon.com full-time for more than 3 years

ProsSmart peers,
Good pay,
Freedom and ownership.
Amazon had successfully found a formula to satisfy technical talents by including them as part of the business decision making process even though business and customers being the priority one.

ConsWork-life balance
No great opportunity to learn technical skills / learn new stuff ( apart from the project work )

Advice to Senior ManagementThink more about contributing and innovating on technical talent and resources ( like open source ) through which the company had gained immensely ( like Android and other Open software )

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

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Get ti learn by hard work, but not enough

Software Development Engineer II (Former Employee)
Hyderābād

I worked at Amazon.com full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: 1. Good learning. 2. Knowledge gained for open source technologies. 3. Bulk… Cons: 1. Worst work life balance. 2. Very bad management. 3. On call… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Work hard, work fast, work with deadlines : Delivery and get recognized

Software Development Engineer II (Current Employee)
Chennai

I have been working at Amazon.com full-time for more than a year


Pros: Good compensation, excellent job role flexibility, smart people, lot of… Cons: work pressure, late nights, lots of management pressure(sometimes directly getting to engineers -… Advice to Senior Management: You are doing it right! I like it.. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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