Code for America Reviews

Updated August 6, 2015
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  1. A year well spent!

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Fellow in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Fellow in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Code for America full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The fellowship is a great program. Lots of opportunities, connections and good people.

    Cons

    Well, you make a stipend...

    Advice to Management

    Keep on!


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    Former Employee - Fellow in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Fellow in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Code for America full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Access to a great network of people Coworkers from diverse backgrounds and skillsets Think like a startup while working in government

    Cons

    Poor management, unclear executive leadership (in 2014), and below-market compensation due to Fellowship structure

    Advice to Management

    Decide on and clarify who the organization serves. Do less. Listen more.


  3. Relaxed yet exciting atmosphere

    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I worked at Code for America as an intern

    Pros

    At Code for America, you can get both a fast-paced startup and a nonprofit doing meaningful work.

    Cons

    Code for America is growing so rapidly that it may sometimes be difficult to know what's going on everywhere.



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