TripAdvisor

  www.tripadvisor.com
  www.tripadvisor.com
There are newer employer reviews for TripAdvisor

1 person found this helpful  

High standards and great benefits

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Software Engineer in Newton, MA
Former Employee - Software Engineer in Newton, MA

I worked at TripAdvisor full-time (more than an year)

Pros

As an engineer I actually enjoyed the requirement for all code to be peer reviewed. You can learn faster and you know that everything going out the door is quality work. The benefits package is excellent. I loved the recreational travel reimbursement.

Cons

The only con would be that there is no longer a dedicated UI team. Each engineer is responsible for their own UI with varying results. My understanding is they broke up the UI team a few years ago in favor of the "speed wins" mantra.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

The website could benefit from a dedicated UI team.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

196 Other Employee Reviews for TripAdvisor (View Most Recent)

Sort: Rating Date
  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Ehhhh, not the worst place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Advertising and Sales Team in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Advertising and Sales Team in Boston, MA

    I have been working at TripAdvisor full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    There really are amazing benefits from snacks, lunch, and lots of games. My team also had a great vibe and I really felt that everyone genuinely cared about each other.

    Cons

    The management never sticks to a decision and there is a lot of politics at mid to upper management level. This was very frustrating when you were trying to work on a project.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Smart group of people, fantastic benefits

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Newton, MA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Newton, MA

    I have been working at TripAdvisor full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Flexible work schedule
    Innovative/ Smart coworkers
    Free lunch/ snacks / beverages
    Shuttle service from the T
    Travel benefits
    Fitness reimbursement
    On-site gym
    Good work/life balance

    Cons

    It would be easier to get to if the office was downtown or closer to the T, but the shuttle service helps with the commute.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
There are newer employer reviews for TripAdvisor

Work at TripAdvisor? Share Your Experiences

TripAdvisor

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.