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Amazing technology and great work/life balance.

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at GoGrid Cloud Hosting full-time (less than an year)

Pros

Relatively drama-free. Friendly people. Lots of company social events and catered lunches on Friday.

Cons

Some accumulated tech debt can make developing new products slower than it could be.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Reduce tech debt.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Clouds in the sky

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at GoGrid Cloud Hosting full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    GoGrid likes to innovate and create their own solutions with various opensource technologies. This gives you a wide breadth of options and the ability to see what the community is doing instead of being pinned down to vendor contracts or software license agreements (as a developer)

    Cons

    Sometimes getting a product or project to market comes at the sacrifice of a more complete solution.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Maybe show how a product's spend (cost to develop) returns the company by sales and how much money we're making on that. Celebrate those successes and then continue to iterate on that feature (which is making money).

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    CEO breeds dysfunction.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at GoGrid Cloud Hosting full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Free lunch on Friday's, frequent company fun activities. Good benefits, $10 Crunch fitness, good medical plans, 401K match. Location is good.

    Cons

    The CEO gets an idea for a product and wants it released to our customers before it is barely a V1 beta, thus our great new products that have potential never get fully bug tested or vetted. Then you have your best customers using those products and when they fail, you spend your time trying to save the customer.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Let the developers develop a fully functioning product before releasing it, don't cut corners. Someone stand up to the CEO.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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