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

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Current Employee - Software Development Engineer II in Chennai (India)
Current Employee - Software Development Engineer II in Chennai (India)

I have been working at Amazon.com full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Good compensation, excellent job role flexibility, smart people, lot of independence and ability to show ownership.

Cons

work pressure, late nights, lots of management pressure(sometimes directly getting to engineers - which may not be the norm in a lot of companies), no HR intervention

Advice to ManagementAdvice

You are doing it right! I like it..

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    Good learning experience for a beginner

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    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer in Hyderābād (India)
    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer in Hyderābād (India)

    I worked at Amazon.com full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    1. Need to take ownership of code / service and ample opportunities to explore (depends greatly on the team)
    2. Many smart people and lot of learning opportunities.

    Cons

    1. Pager (On Call duty)
    2. had times when there was not a clear vision in my team

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    Requirements and expectations should be laid down more clearly.

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    Positive Outlook
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    Work Hard, Play Hard

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Amazon.com full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Creative environment, smart team-mates, exciting projects and challenges, autonomy

    Cons

    Can be high-pressure, benefits could be better

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Your employees most likely thrive in this fast-paced, high pressure environment. However, don't forget to appreciate them and compensate them for their efforts.

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