Avigilon Reviews

Updated Jan 22, 2021

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3.7
73%
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89%
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Avigilon Chairman and CEO Gregory Q. Brown
Gregory Q. Brown
8 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people to work with from the top down(in 16 reviews)

  • "The industry and company culture is fast paced and challenges you every day(in 14 reviews)

Cons
  • "High turnover at management level(in 13 reviews)

  • "Culture of fear and inept management, leads to a work environment that can turn hostile very quick(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

    5.0
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Management in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fast paced environment that rewards smart work

    Cons

    Pace of the company can be daunting

  2. "Great place to work with greater people"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Product Designer in Vancouver, BC

    I worked at Avigilon full-time

    Pros

    Loved the team. Respectful and fun.

    Cons

    Can't think of any. Still, the best place I've worked.


  3. "Good learning experience"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Engineering Co-Op in Vancouver, BC

    I worked at Avigilon full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice coworkers, Lots of events, Learned a lot

    Cons

    Average salaries, tight deadlines, high turnover

  4. "Big company"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Product Developer in Vancouver, BC

    I have been working at Avigilon full-time

    Pros

    Good team members and events

    Cons

    Disconnect between test and dev

  5. "Pretty good company but cant develop your career"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Developer II 
    Recommends

    I have been working at Avigilon full-time

    Pros

    Good people and technology stack to work with. Work life balance is quite nice and work is slow pasted.

    Cons

    Had a manager which does not take his words seriously. What was promised may not come true.

  6. "Its ok"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Billing Administrator in Vancouver, BC
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Avigilon full-time

    Pros

    Good Manager, cool office and good environment

    Cons

    Lot of work and no breaks

  7. "Great people and great environment to work"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Electrical Designer in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people, environment, and amentities

    Cons

    Diversity in type of work

  8. "A good company to work at"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Support Specialist in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Avigilon full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    friendly management, interesting work. lot of learning

    Cons

    very less training. Training is not structured

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  9. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Avigilon full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great atmopshere and culture, with the best product

    Cons

    Fast paced, sometimes no work life balance

  10. "Best place I have worked"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Team Lead in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people to work with. Tries, and succeeds most of the time, to be transparent about its goals and objectives. A lot of talented people work here. Open and accessible management. Great products in the video security space and interesting technologies, especially in AI and video analytics. Huge range of technologies to work with.

    Cons

    Many teams that work in silos. Professes to be Agile but sometimes struggles to succeed. Sometimes overreaches its capacity to deliver.

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