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Red Hat CEO Paul Cormier
Paul Cormier
485 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great work life balance, open development model(in 126 reviews)

  • "great culture and small office makes it more personal(in 101 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work life balance pretty much non-existent in finance(in 40 reviews)

  • "Expected growing pains of a startup growing into a full organization(in 35 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company culture

      Sep 6, 2021 - Senior Middleware Consultant in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Company culture, Work environment, Continuous learning

      Cons

      Travel most of the time

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Working at Red Hat

      Jul 28, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      There is a great working culture at Red Hat and the company sticks to its values. Everyone is keen to help each other which makes it a really nice place to work.

      Cons

      Some of the departments at Red Hat can be quite siloed which makes it difficult to build your network outside your department.

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Flexible working with a great culture

      Jul 22, 2021 - Key Account Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great company with a fantastic culture. Your not just a number in this company as the product is open source and the company doesn’t own IP. So the assets to Red Hat are it’s people

      Cons

      Career progression is a bit slow and new barriers have created more hoops to jump through to get promoted.

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great place to work

      Jul 12, 2021 - Director 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great Culture and People; Customer-Centric, Opportunities to grow and develop

      Cons

      fast-moving environment, self-motivated people seem to thrive.

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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      ok

      Jul 22, 2021 - Inside Sales Representative in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      ok company to work for.

      Cons

      a lot of power hungry people

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great people, great culture, great company!

      Jul 5, 2021 - Executive Assistant in Farnborough, Hampshire, South East England, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Amazing opportunities for advancement, bringing your "whole self" to work is encouraged and celebrated.

      Cons

      Some team members still behave like they're in a start-up.... we're all grown up now!

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Wonderful Team

      Jun 14, 2021 - Customer Success Manager in Farnborough, Hampshire, South East England, England, England
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      Pros

      The Customer Success Management team is such a wonderful team, so nice and supportive. I really enjoyed working with everyone. Red Hat is a great company to work for.

      Cons

      In my first year when I started working in my first role at Red Hat the management was changing a couple of times.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      A great place to work

      May 17, 2021 - Principal Engineer in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      You can achieve almost anything and there is a lot of autonomy and trust.

      Cons

      There are not enough people for all the work to do.

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Best place to work

      May 7, 2021 - Solution Architect 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Culture , people, technologies, money, open source

      Cons

      No cons whatsoever, best companies to have ever existed

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Excellent company

      May 5, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      A good company, looks after it's people, responsive to customer requirements.

      Cons

      Nothing much to speak of

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