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Red Hat CEO Paul Cormier
Paul Cormier
510 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

      Best place to work

      Oct 15, 2021 - Financial Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Environment, benefits, career growth opportunities

      Cons

      A lot of work as usual

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      RH review

      Oct 14, 2021 - Devops Engineer in Beltsville, MD
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great community. Great technology and environment to grow.

      Cons

      I honestly can’t really think of anything

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Market leader

      Oct 14, 2021 - Account Executive in Washington, DC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Benefits, product leader, open source.

      Cons

      IBM culture clash. Lots of dead weight.

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Good company

      Oct 13, 2021 - Senior Partner Manager in Westford, MA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      on the cutting edge of open source

      Cons

      changed since the IBM acquisition

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good company

      Oct 13, 2021 - Senior Solution Architect in Paris
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good Middle Management Very technical and skilled people

      Cons

      There is only one con for me. I'm an application development specialist but the company focuses on infrastructure. So there is less attention and resources for everything related to appdev.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great Culture

      Oct 12, 2021 - Senior Solutions Architect in Cape Town
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Training, Culture, travel, travel allowance, Brand, Merch, Open Source, Community

      Cons

      not enough technical exposure as a solutions architect, but expected to be good technically, access to training, but now way to apply what you learn

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Quality Engineer - testing

      Oct 12, 2021 - Quality Engineer in Brno
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Part-time, nice culture, mission non-critical, regular schedule, stable.

      Cons

      Part-time, mission non-critical, being toy hammer for toy nails, maintenance often of dull things.

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Best company to work for

      Oct 11, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      * freedom to work * All things OpenSource

      Cons

      * Internal Politics * uneven salaries

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Best place to work

      Oct 11, 2021 - Technical Support Engineer in Pune
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Red hat is one of the best company I ever work with. It has the Best culture Best people.Also you will find a lot of career opportunities inside.

      Cons

      There are no cons as such

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good company to work for

      Oct 11, 2021 - Senior Business Analyst in Raleigh, NC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      There is a lot of flexibility, with cool offices and decent benefits.

      Cons

      There is often little accountability for dumping work on others.

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