Spotify Reviews

Updated Oct 23, 2021

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Spotify CEO  and  Co-Founder Daniel Ek
Daniel Ek
425 Ratings
Pros
  • "the best work life balance I've ever had at any company (helps to be working in Sweden, for sure)(in 65 reviews)

  • "Free food, not common in Sweden(in 43 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Only disadvantage was that it's hard for partners to find work in Stockholm(in 21 reviews)

  • "growing pains and learning how to be efficient(in 20 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great welfare and fast moving

      Jun 8, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      - great employee welfare - great culture and company values - company truly cares about its employees and takes measurable steps to follow up on employee satisfaction - fast moving, growing company

      Cons

      - lack of opportunities for career growth

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great place to work

      Oct 13, 2021 - Senior Finance Analyst in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Benefits, Culture and great colleagues

      Cons

      No career progression in smaller offices

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great benefits

      Aug 6, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      6 months paternity or maternity leave Great health insurance Great emphasis on mental health Diversity in teams to work with

      Cons

      Fast paced environment that might be stressful A lot of structural changes that happens within the teams that can make it tough for people to cope with

      2 people found this review helpful
    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Jan 10, 2021 - Sales Manager in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great Culture, great vision, great place to work overall

      Cons

      Global reporting lines mean slow decision making and cumbersome work flows.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great Culture, great place to work!

      May 7, 2020 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Perfect balance of swedish and american tech culture, artists come to office to perform, great benefits, lots of work travel and international exposure

      Cons

      Career progression is slow is markets outside NYC and Stockholm

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Amazing Company to work for

      Nov 5, 2019 - Analyst in Jurong West New Town,
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Open and transparent culture, Good Benefits, Opportunity to travel

      Cons

      Lack of career growth, Ambiguous environment

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      1 person found this review helpful
    7. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      AdOperations Manager APAC

      Mar 27, 2019 - Anonymous Employee in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great Company to work with. Great values, good work life balance. Opportunity to work with great people and minds. Amazing product.

      Cons

      There weren't any to specifically mention about!

      1 person found this review helpful
    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Management

      Sep 18, 2016 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fun and caring workspace Talented Individuals Team Players Awesome Offices Great Technology Music content driven (great if you are a music junkie!)

      Cons

      Needs more understanding of the typical executives working on a day-to-day Improvement on providing more skills development for the workforce Management remains shadowed behind curtains without clear comms on next step (varies with offices)

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      1 person found this review helpful
    9. 5.0
      Former Employee

      MBA Summer Intern

      Sep 28, 2014 -  
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Hyper intelligent, driven, and passionate people

      Cons

      The internship was too short! Wish I could have stayed longer.

      1 person found this review helpful
    10. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great culture

      Oct 13, 2021 - Head of Sales in Stockholm, Stockholm, Stockholm
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - dynamic - diverse - Great and strong values - Possibility to move roles internally - Innovative and fun

      Cons

      - Chaotic - Little support for mid management

      1 person found this review helpful
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