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3.9
Average Rating
(based on 113 Yahoo Review Ratings)

Ratings by Category

Company Culture
3.9
Growth Opportunities
3.3
People You Work With
4.3
Person You Work For
3.9
Rewards You Receive
3.8
Support You Get
3.8
Way You Work
3.9
Work Setting
4.1
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"I started working here in January 2013. I have grown immensely from when I first walked through the company doors. I enjoy everything I do and the knowledge I have gained. Displaying the willingness to teach people who are willing to learn is amazing."
Posted 8 years ago in Sunnyvale, CA
Account Executive
in New York, NY

"Great startup environment."

What do you like about working at Yahoo?

"Startup fun."

What don't you like about working at Yahoo?

"Uncertainty."

Operations Engineer

"Yahoo was just okay."

Customer Service Representative
in Burbank, CA

What do you like about working at Yahoo?

"These people here have to be some of the most welcoming I have ever met on a job site."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"With hard work and strong verbal and initiative skills the sky is the limit."

What don't you like about working at Yahoo?

"Not knowing what the future holds since we are still selling to Microsoft."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Don't be afraid to state all concerns. Always be mature."

White Box QA Engineer
in Santa Clara, CA

"Worked hard for over a year then got laid off."

What do you like about working at Yahoo?

"Yahoo! has smart peers, opportunities to grow technically and interpersonally, and good/working on technology that is used by millions of people."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Seems to be based on a combination of technical competency and fit with the specific team being interviewed more so than a company wide fit."

What don't you like about working at Yahoo?

"Critical management leads to stressful work experience. Eventually laid off."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"More honesty with your line level workers."

Intern
in Sunnyvale, CA

"A very secure job, great opportunity to try/learn new technologies."

QA Engineer

"It's a awesome company."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"To be familiar with Yahoo services would be plus."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"None, management is good."

Software Engineer
in Burbank, CA

"Fantastic place to work."

Account Manager
in Burbank, CA

"Great name, but limited room for advancement."

What do you like about working at Yahoo?

"I enjoyed the knowledge learned about this industry."

What don't you like about working at Yahoo?

"I did not enjoy the options available for my position. there was very little room for growth."

VP of Marketing
in Toronto, ON

"Great people, but wrong timing."

What do you like about working at Yahoo?

"Great people with a great atmosphere."

What don't you like about working at Yahoo?

"Poor job security at Yahoo!"

Technical Intern
in Sunnyvale, CA

"Overall good."

What do you like about working at Yahoo?

"I like this job because the people are nice."

What don't you like about working at Yahoo?

"I dislike how Yahoo! is restructuring."

Software Developer
in Burbank, CA

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Programming interviews exposed!!"

What don't you like about working at Yahoo?

"Bureaucracy."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Make it fun to work and less bureaucracy."

Technical Engineer
in Sunnyvale, CA

What do you like about working at Yahoo?

"Yahoo! is a great place to work."

What don't you like about working at Yahoo?

"Nothing bad I can think of."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Please don't do layoffs."

Director of SEO
in Denver, CO

"Once a dream startup, now a stalled ship with Ahab as captain."

What do you like about working at Yahoo?

"The employees are eternally optimistic about the company and the work they do. They are an absolute treasure and fun to be around so long as work is not in the mix."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"The waters here are not safe anymore."

What don't you like about working at Yahoo?

"Senior management has lost its way and present no clear direction for the company."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Have faith in your employees and let them do what they are best at. Pick a direction and stick with it."

CIO
in San Francisco, CA

"Sorry I ever took the money to go here."

What do you like about working at Yahoo?

"I enjoy the free coffee that Yahoo! provides."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Find a place that values you, unlike this one."

What don't you like about working at Yahoo?

"Just about everything else."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Sell the company because you can't run it properly."

Account Executive
in Burbank, CA

"Overall, Yahoo! took great care of their employees."

What do you like about working at Yahoo?

"Great benefits along with a work environment that valued productivity as well as the happiness of their employees."

What don't you like about working at Yahoo?

"We faced tough competition within the recruitment industry and experienced enormous challenges in achieving our goals during the economic recession."

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