- Failed Q2 promo SDE1-2 Just heard back from my Q2 promo and it came a bit short for missing 1 more mid/large projects. I've been at Amazon for 1 year 4 months as new grad. TT for the past review. So currently year2 target comp around 160k with shares to vest Feb 2019. What should my thought be right now after finding out
- Pay increase for a specific race I am a black SDE at Amazon and I got a pay increase of 15% with no promo. I asked my manager about the reason for the big bump and he said that Amazon is fixing its pay gap between races. How accurate is this? My level is the same and I have not been promoted.
- Do I move or not? I got pip'd early this year on my 3rd team, fortunately survived it and switched team. I was super frustrated as I felt I wasted almost a year on my last team and my career (at least at amazon) was almost ruined. Everytime I recall the experience, I feel regretful, furious, and a few complex emotio