PayPal
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www.paypal.com San Jose, CA 5000+ Employees

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Biggest Start-up in the world

Vice President of Global Design (Former Employee)
San Jose, CA

ProsLots of opportunities to make a difference how people communicate through commerce

ConsNeed to break through established corporate habits that are risk-avert

Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to focus on outstanding design expertise; make brand part of a holistic user experience.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Its a mess

    Member of Technical Staff I (Current Employee)
    San Jose, CA

    I have been working at PayPal full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Good work life balance Nice facilities Some very smart people (but… Cons: It seems like there is a reorg always going on... Not an engineering company, neither a product company, its a business company... Engineers should not come… Advice to Senior Management: Increase transparency, put the company above themselves and stop with the ridiculous reorgs. Current management seems to get it but remains… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Internal fighting, politics galore

    Senior Manager (Current Employee)
    San Jose, CA

    I have been working at PayPal full-time


    Pros: Pay is decent and company's prospects are positive Cons: The most recent re-org at PayPal has been a nightmare. David Marcus said that he was going to simplify things to "GSD" but it turns… Advice to Senior Management: Stop the politics! No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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