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Adobe Reviews

Updated 29 January 2015
Updated 29 January 2015
1,158 Reviews
4.0
1,158 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Company offers great benefits; flexible time-off policy; decent work-life balance (in 149 reviews)

  • Good gym, great benefits, overall more positive experiences than bad ones (in 90 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance has also steadily deteriorated over the past few years (in 27 reviews)

  • senior management do not communicate well with employees of all levels (in 38 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Fantastic Place To Work

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Resource Analyst in Lehi, UT (US)
    Former Employee - Resource Analyst in Lehi, UT (US)

    I worked at Adobe

    Pros

    great work environment, great campus, great learning tools, fantastic and creative environment

    Cons

    Cannot think of any cons.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Adobe is a great place to work!

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Adobe full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great place to work. Inclusive management process. Great products.

    Cons

    Don't like move away from offices to open floor plans.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  3.  

    Best company to work for in Utah

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Lehi, UT (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Lehi, UT (US)

    I have been working at Adobe full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent benefits. They are endless. They are a large company, but they truly care about their employees. They are very diverse in their products so there are many opportunities for growth.

    Cons

    It can be difficult to move up into managment.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Senior Engineer

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Adobe

    Pros

    Have a very Good balance of work/life

    Cons

    can't help me at the technology

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  6.  

    Solid skill building company if you have individual drive

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Adobe

    Pros

    Cutting edge technology and employee focused company with great benefits and flex time opportunities

    Cons

    Company size creates rigid corporate structure so change is difficult.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    NA

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    The best company I have ever meet.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Beijing, Beijing (China)
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Beijing, Beijing (China)

    I worked at Adobe full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good working environment. Good salary and work life balance.

    Cons

    Not yet up to now

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    No for the time being.

  8.  

    Best Place to Work!!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior BI Developer in San Jose, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Senior BI Developer in San Jose, CA (US)

    I have been working at Adobe

    Pros

    Very good technology oriented company and great benefits.

    Cons

    Not much right now as I joined a month back!!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    No Growth Opportunity if you are not in USA

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)

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

    Pros

    There is Good work life balance

    Cons

    Pay is not so great, no bonuses.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    It's not all about Profits, make employees career and nurture Talent

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
  10.  

    Monster Marketing Machine

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Adobe

    Pros

    Great benefits, decent culture, good fiscal calendar allows for well-timed vacation breaks

    Cons

    Huge company, slow to adapt, lack of specific focus, selling a lot of services which is not what the market wants

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Clear out some dead wood, tighten things up, and listen to people further down the chain.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Great to Good

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Adobe

    Pros

    Excellent benefits and excellent talent. Finally understood some changes going on in the industry and found a way to become a leader in it.

    Cons

    Became a big company with less agreeable politics. Was late to the game when market conditions changed its business. Started driving people too hard and became divisive.

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