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Lesara Reviews

Updated Nov 6, 2019

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3.4
66%
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Lesara  CEO Roman Kirsch
Roman Kirsch
48 Ratings
Pros
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  • "Being a young and the fastest growing tech company, there is definitely some disadvantages, However, Lesara never stop improving and try to be perfect(in 3 reviews)

  • "gelegentlich sehr kleinteilige Projekte und Aufgaben(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Bankrupt for a reason"

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    Former Employee - Marketing 

    I worked at Lesara full-time

    Pros

    IN Berlin is about it.

    Cons

    Everything. Company no longer exists for a reason.

    Lesara2019-11-06
  2. "Big pressure, Big Workload, Big Responsibilities"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Lesara full-time

    Pros

    A lot of responsibilities from the start, a great start in the working life to learn a lot

    Cons

    Lot of pressure, Lot of overtime, not well paid

    Lesara2019-11-01
  3. "Nice colleagues, troubled company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Lesara full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Team was excellent and super friendly

    Cons

    Not much structure, not many benefits

    Lesara2019-08-06
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Machine Learning Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Lesara full-time

    Pros

    Ideas given value, cool environment.

    Cons

    Hierarchy, different rules for different people. Management lack of interest in ML projects.

    Lesara2019-07-05
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Young in all aspects"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Lesara full-time

    Pros

    Fast-paced and innovative, good work environment and ethic

    Cons

    Sometimes too fast-paced and loss of control. Paycheck too low.

    Lesara2019-04-27
  6. "An interesting experience with sad ending"

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    Former Employee - Content Manager in Berlin

    I worked at Lesara full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flat hierarchies with possibility of independent workflow. Diverse & accessible work environment, perfect for new arrivals in Berlin.

    Cons

    Pretty self-evident, given the recent bankrupcy. Very low salaries and open discouragement to discussing them within the team.

    Lesara2019-04-15
  7. "manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Lesara full-time

    Pros

    flexibility and autonomy. easy-going co-workers.

    Cons

    salary and benefit. not enough mentoring.

    Lesara2019-03-12
  8. Helpful (3)

    "Terrible company"

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    Customer Care Agent 

    I have been working at Lesara for more than a year

    Pros

    Kind people in the service, and good CC manager

    Cons

    CEO is terrible, irresponsible and oblivious to what is going on in the company, very few care for employees, team/company events constantly cancelled or rescheduled to 2046.

    Lesara2018-12-18
  9. Helpful (3)

    "Unraveling"

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    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Lesara

    Pros

    Presents itself really well to the outside.

    Cons

    Badly managed, bad atmosphere, financial troubles.

    Lesara2018-12-17
  10. "Great hiring experience!"

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    Current Employee - Lead Software Engineer in Berlin
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lesara full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Very fast and focused hiring process. Quick feedback and bureaucracy handled exceptionally fast.

    Cons

    A package for international relocation could be added to improve even further the hiring process.

    Lesara2018-11-07
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