Sonos Reviews

Updated 25 Feb 2021

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4.1
73%
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Sonos CEO Patrick Spence
Patrick Spence
85 Ratings
Pros
  • "A great product and service, a very caring culture, quick to react to changing trends and world events(in 37 reviews)

  • "generous benefits & work life balance(in 23 reviews)

Cons
  • "As with any growing company, there are some growing pains, but these are challenges/opportunities that we are excited to be facing head-on(in 10 reviews)

  • "Then again, the mostly flat structure has made it so that nobody is backstabbing each other for middle management roles, which is a good thing(in 6 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Great Place to Work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sonos full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with and build connections. You will learn a lot from all teams that differ from your own. Opportunities throughout the company are their for you.

    Cons

    None to share at the moment

  2. "Review"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Compensation Analyst in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    People, culture, type of work

    Cons

    Cant think of many cons


  3. "Great Company"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Principal Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The company really cares for the employees, and tries to be very transparent on all the needed information for the employees' work and life. In addition, awesome work-life balance.

    Cons

    I could not find any Cons yet.

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  4. "Clout of people with tight circle"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Principal Software Engineer 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent product, offices and fun

    Cons

    top down culture, tight clout trying to control everything

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  5. "Everybody need music"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Product Management 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sonos full-time

    Pros

    Working on something you want to own and use yourself

    Cons

    It’s a big public company so patience is necessary in pursuit of great products.

  6. "Good company"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sourcing Manager in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sonos full-time

    Pros

    Great perks, decent compensation and benefits

    Cons

    Favoritism and bad working hours

  7. "Great company wonderful team"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - National Fulfilment Coordinator in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A great company to work at

    Cons

    None at all wonderful place to work

  8. "Good employee, great benefits"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Director, Supply Chain Management in Amsterdam

    I have been working at Sonos full-time

    Pros

    Nice atmosphere, successful & growing company

    Cons

    Very US focused, can result in long days for Europe

  9. "Great company with a lot of upward mobility"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A lot of upward mobility and great culture.

    Cons

    New OTO policy does not guarantee you can take time off when you want/need it.

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  10. "Good company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Welcoming feel - Still has a bit of leftover startup vibe - Competitive pay

    Cons

    - Teams didn't always coordinate well between them. - Team members could be shy/boring.

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