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Updated Sep 14, 2021

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3.6
69%
Recommend to a Friend
81%
Approve of CEO
Rakuten Chairman and CEO Hiroshi Mikitani
Hiroshi Mikitani
421 Ratings
Pros
  • "free lunch, nice people, nice work life balance(in 168 reviews)

  • "It is a great company if you want work life balance(in 97 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Relatively low salary, but reasonable amount(in 38 reviews)

  • "Morning meeting, Asakai, held every monday(in 37 reviews)

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    1. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      50/50

      Aug 12, 2021 - Manager in Hong Kong
      Recommend
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      Pros

      very very very Stable and very very friendly environment,thats' all ..

      Cons

      no ambitions as all, suggest can try something new .....

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      bad Japanese Company

      Feb 26, 2021 - Marketing Officer in Aberdeen
      Recommend
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      Pros

      very good package and benefits to employees

      Cons

      their requirements is non-sense OT

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Good for people with Japanese mind

      Feb 11, 2017 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Free breakfast, lunch and dinner

      Cons

      "Global" is what they express their company but far from there. It's just simply Japanese domestic company. Don't expect anything related with a globalisation because they are not. Its just a propaganda.

      2 people found this review helpful
    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      A good place to work

      Sep 13, 2021 - Senior Mobile Engineer in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good HR policies, management and company culture

      Cons

      Might not be able to do different things for self improvement.

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      company with pretty clear vision and passion

      Sep 14, 2021 - Team Leader in Taipei
      Recommend
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      Pros

      employees are friendly and good employee benefits.

      Cons

      Too many layers for the organization that it takes lots of time communicating.

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      NIL

      Sep 14, 2021 - Associate Software Engineer in Bangalore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good environment to work on

      Cons

      I have not seen anything such as con.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Awesome Company!

      Sep 8, 2021 - Product Manager in San Francisco, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great culture and work life balance

      Cons

      A lot of org restructures

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Management team

      Sep 4, 2021 - Associate Engineer in Bangalore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Company and management team is very good

      Cons

      Currently I didn't find any cons.

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee

      In process of globalization

      Sep 3, 2021 - Talent Development Specialist in Tokyo
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Most employees were good with working in a high-paced work environment and got a lot done.

      Cons

      Not much flexibility with work hours or location.

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Sep 1, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work life balance Great facilities for employees

      Cons

      No cons as of now

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