Quick facts
  • What we do:
    3D Design Software
  • Year established:
    1982
  • Website:
    http://www.autodesk.co.uk/
  • UK locations:
    National
  • Contact
    • 1 Meadow Gate Avenue, Farnborough Business Park, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 6FG

About Autodesk


What is it like to work for Autodesk

Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
One Autodesk employee "banked" their volunteer hours and spent some time participating in a volunteer program in Salvador, Brazil. The placement was working at a Sisters of Charity day care centre in one of the favelas (shanty town) on the outskirts of Salvador. These centres were set up through Mother Teresa’s mission to care for the poorest children in the community and provide them with food, shelter and love. The employee's role at the centre was to help with feeding, playing (using development activities as far as possible) and washing. Other employees have participated in career coaching and workshops in local schools and community centres.
My Company
My Company

Each quarter, Autodesk UK holds "All Hands" meetings, a meeting for all UK employees to celebrate successes and share business updates. Employees and managers have the opportunity to nominate a colleague for going "above and beyond" and the winning nominee receives public recognition and a gift in front of their colleagues. "Autobucks" is a spot recognition bonus award program. It provides managers with a convenient, easy to use means of recognising and rewarding employees that demonstrate above and beyond performance. The purpose of a spot recognition program is to reward employees “on the spot” in order to recognise an exceptional work product or behaviour.

Fair Deal
Fair Deal
Autodesk is part of an extremely competitive global business environment. Their continued success as an organisation is dependent upon their ability to hire and engage great people throughout the world whose talents allow them to produce the best products and deliver the best solutions in the industry. There are many elements, like compensation and benefits, work environment and time off, that enable them to convince extraordinary people to decide to seek them out and once at Autodesk, stay with them. Their Total Rewards programmes are designed to help Autodesk accomplish their goal of attracting, retaining, and engaging the very best employees.

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Benefits:

  • Shares
    Shares

    Companies where employees are offered share options

  • Gym
    Gym

    On-site gym or subsidised gym memberships

  • Childcare
    Childcare

    On-site nursery or vouchers

  • Pensions
    Pensions

    Companies offering a final salary or non-contributory pension scheme

  • Long Service
    Long Service

    40% of employees with more than 5 years' service

Company Statistics

  • Staff:

    198

  • Graduate Vacancy Locations:

    2.00

  • Sites:

    4

  • UK sites:

    4

  • Average Age:

    40

  • Male : Female:

    76% / 24%

  • Earning £35,000+:

    82%

  • Staff Turnover:

    9%

  • Under 35 to Over 55 Ratio:

    No employees under 35

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