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Great and fun company to work for

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Intern - Software Engineer in Menlo Park, CA
Former Intern - Software Engineer in Menlo Park, CA

I worked at Facebook as an intern (Less than a year)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

- Large array of projects from front-end to back-end
- Freedom to choose any project or team after 6 week bootcamp on starting
- Flexibility in switching teams. Very easy to switch to a new project after finishing with one
- Open company culture. There are no secrets, the CEO meets weekly for a Q&A where anything can be asked
- Flexible hours, breakfast-lunch-dinner provided
- Completely in charge of own schedule. Only given deadline, and how you get the project done is up to you.
- Very friendly and accessible management

Cons

- Sometimes the dev tools are out dated. If you want to always work in the newest IDEs then you may have to set that up yourself on your own work system
- Flexible hours may turn into always working late if not careful with time/perk management

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  1. Helpful (2)

    Fantastic

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Intern - Data Center Technician in Forest City, NC
    Current Intern - Data Center Technician in Forest City, NC

    I have been working at Facebook as an intern (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great environment, wonderful co-workers. I really enjoy meal time. Constant learning involved, which helps you grow in knowledge as a person and employee.

    Cons

    When you are responsible for such a vast network it can become very stressful when trying to get certain things fixed by the deadline.

  2. Helpful (1)

    Facebook is inspiring

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - IT Analyst in Menlo Park, CA
    Current Employee - IT Analyst in Menlo Park, CA

    I have been working at Facebook full-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The culture is fantastic. Everyone is smart and passionate about what they do. It really feels like we are changing the world.

    Cons

    Engineers get the most priority and respect.

    Advice to Management

    None.

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