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Business Analyst

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  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Business Analyst  in  Slough, Berkshire, South East England, England (UK)
Current Employee - Business Analyst in Slough, Berkshire, South East England, England (UK)

I have been working at Amazon.com full-time for more than a year

Pros

great product to work for
great and passionate people to work with

Cons

All directions and decisions are being made in Seattle, or if you are lucky, in Luxembourg - so you might have a say in it (i frankly never had)
Actual results do not matter, just show off, change some numbers and you will be a star
If you are bad, you will be treated badly. If you are good, you'll get more work, and probably will be treated less badly
The training are made by in house employees who want to train. You want to learn SQL? good - let me train you. If you want external training - you'll have a bad time
Frugality is one of the cornerstones of Amazon. But if you get a cheap laptop, no training, less budget to hire people ... it's just frustrating and makes you inefficient

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Frugality is blocking a lot of work and creates frustration. Ease up
Listen to your employees - and if you listen, do care
Do not reward arrogance

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Managers are very inexperienced

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    Current Employee - Tainer  in  Middletown, DE (US)
    Current Employee - Tainer in Middletown, DE (US)

    I have been working at Amazon.com full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    I work as many hours as i want.

    Cons

    no leadership qualities in managers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Train yourselves better!

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Overall ok company to work

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    Current Employee - Manager  in  Hyderābād (India)
    Current Employee - Manager in Hyderābād (India)

    I have been working at Amazon.com full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    salary provided is at par

    Cons

    Not much career growth in business side

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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