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Updated Jan 18, 2022

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3.8
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DNEG Chief Executive Officer Namit Malhotra
Namit Malhotra
148 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work Environment, Employee Relations & Growth Opportunities(in 38 reviews)

  • "Great work environment and great projects(in 28 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "nothing much to say other than the complicated pipeline(in 34 reviews)

  • "Long hours of work in Mumbai office(in 32 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Amazing!

      Sep 7, 2021 - Mid Lighting Td in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Cool studio Friendly people with a lot of experience Long term engagement Both VFX/Animation projects

      Cons

      I prefer open spaces instead of small rooms

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    2. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great team

      Jan 11, 2022 - Character Creature Artist in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Great team - Work on the thing you are hired for

      Cons

      - CEO is terrible and makes terrible decisions - Overtime is a habbit. Employees need to learn to say no.

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good team and promising business outlook

      Dec 28, 2021 - Assistant Technical Director in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Team cares about their work and managers are great. - VFX industry is expected to grow exponentially in future.

      Cons

      - Abysmal pay range considering job function and location. - Long hours than most SWE jobs in general. - Tech stacks are arcane can be untransferable to other areas of tech.

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good environment

      Nov 25, 2021 - Layout Artist in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Pipeline - Team work - Good environment

      Cons

      - Short term contracts - Overtime not paid

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great workplace

      Nov 16, 2021 - Finance Analyst in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work-life balance. Great location Multinational company High growth potential

      Cons

      Organizational barriers. lack of growth opportunities.

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      good environment

      Oct 29, 2021 - 3D Generalist in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      friendly environment and good communication between teams.

      Cons

      there isn't any downside for me personally

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Excellent place to start

      Oct 23, 2021 - Assistant Technical Director in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Supporting artist with their technical issues

      Cons

      Resources could be better organised

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good starting point

      Sep 27, 2021 - Post Production Runner 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great foot in the door Exciting projects

      Cons

      Staff on some projects very stressed

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Positive environment

      Sep 15, 2021 - Pipeline Technical Director in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Everyone I've met has been nice Decent opportunities to move around within company

      Cons

      Lots of redundancies during covid which were not handled as well as they could have been Working past eod, while not required, is very much normalised, particularly with wfh

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great company

      Jul 27, 2021 - Talent Acquisition Partner in London, England
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Learning from the best talents of the industry

      Cons

      None that I can think of

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