Compare Rakuten vs Works Applications BETA

See how working at Rakuten vs. Works Applications compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Rakuten vs. Works Applications. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Rakuten

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Works Applications

Employee Ratings

  • Rakuten scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1559 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 227 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Rakuten employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Works Applications employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Rakuten employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Works Applications employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Rakuten employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Works Applications employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Rakuten employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Works Applications employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Rakuten Ceo Hiroshi Mikitani
82%
82%Hiroshi Mikitani
Rakuten employees rated their CEO Approval 36% higher than Works Applications employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Works Applications Ceo Masayuki Makino
46%
46%Masayuki Makino
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Rakuten employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than Works Applications employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
51%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Rakuten employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 41% higher than Works Applications employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
16%

Salaries

Works Applications has 85 more total submitted salaries than Rakuten.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer10 Salaries
S$5,075/mo
Intern2 Salaries
S$1,100/mo
Research Scientist2 Salaries
S$8,038/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer86 Salaries
S$5,683/mo
Team Leader3 Salaries
S$84,000/yr
Research and Development Engineer4 Salaries
S$64,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free lunch" was the most mentioned Pro at Rakuten.
  • "Flexible working" was the most mentioned Pro at Works Applications.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at Rakuten.
  • "Singapore" was the most mentioned Con at Works Applications.
Pros
Pros
"Free lunch"(in 168 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 97 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 21 reviews)
"High salary"(in 21 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 38 reviews)
"Asakai"(in 37 reviews)
Cons
"Singapore"(in 10 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 8 reviews)
Featured Review
"a"10 Apr 2021

Former Intern - Human Resources

I worked at Rakuten

Pros

Good working environment for people

Cons

Fast pace and long working hours

"a"11 Jul 2021

Current Employee - Software Development Engineer (SDE)

I have been working at Works Applications full-time

Pros

good , small team , great culture

Cons

Bad decisions by top management too frequently. Lack of vision , lack of experienced developers

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