Autodesk Reviews

Updated 3 Aug 2020

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3.9
79%
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92%
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Autodesk CEO Andrew Anagnost
Andrew Anagnost
472 Ratings
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  • "Work/life balance can be an issue depending on role(in 53 reviews)

  • "Saw projects that didn't get shipped based on upper management decision making(in 43 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Birmingham, England

    I worked at Autodesk full-time

    Pros

    The graduate scheme is great especially if you're from a Maths background, and it's a lovely bunch of people to work with!

    Cons

    Flexible working isn't consistent across different teams

  2. "Good Company, progression difficult"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Executive in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    stock plan, autonomy to work as you like

    Cons

    constant change, very focused on AEC market


  3. "We help our customers imagine, design and Make anything"

    5.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Sales Director in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Autodesk full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great culture, innovation leader, great vision

    Cons

    Not for people who cannot adapt to change

    Autodesk Response

    December 4, 2019HR Leadership

    Thank you for your review! We appreciate you sharing a bit of your experience. Thank you for all you do to make #AutodeskLife great.

  4. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Strategy Manager in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Openness, inclusivity, autonomy, freedom, impact

    Cons

    Dependant on team, prospects can be hindered by geography

  5. "Currently Working At Autodesk"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Consultant in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of opportunities, if you are able to seek them and take them yourself.

    Cons

    Does not seem like an ethical company at times in its internal practices. Outwardly it does all the right things.

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    Autodesk Response

    September 17, 2019HR Leadership

    Thank you for your review. We are always open to hearing feedback and if you want to share more about your particular concerns, please feel free to contact the Ethics Compliance Hotline: www.autodesk.ethicspoint.com or call 1-855-822-9535 so that we can discuss.

  6. "Rapidly evolving company"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analytics Manager in Farnborough, Hampshire, South East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Autodesk full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great products Great place to work Great culture

    Cons

    Global company means that the day can be stretched

  7. "Good"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer 

    I have been working at Autodesk full-time

    Pros

    There is an open environment for discussions

    Cons

    The salary is not high

  8. "Great Company with lots of opportunities."

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A dynamic company with a clear vision for the future and corporate strategy. Sales driven with amazing year on year growth that fuels product development and investment.

    Cons

    Change is constant as is restructuring, so you really do need to be adaptable and resilient to the ups and downs that come with it.

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  9. "Great Culture and Job Flexibility"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Digital Marketing Strategist in Farnborough, Hampshire, South East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Unique, non-corporate culture where senior management are easily accessible and teammates are a bit like family. People tend either fit in well or won't enjoy life at Autodesk. Excellent job flexibility and very good benefits.

    Cons

    Lots of company changes and re-orgs as the business continues to evolve from its past. Very ambitious targets makes work challenging. Not the best opportunities to progress in some teams.

    Autodesk Response

    July 16, 2019HR Leadership

    Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us. Honest feedback like this helps us to continue to make Autodesk a great place to work.

  10. Helpful (5)

    "No care for staff"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Marketing in Birmingham, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good projects to work on and ownership of workload. Good pay

    Cons

    Unsupportive management. Senior leadership have zero care for employees

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