Zynga

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Hard working, hungry, ambitious company

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - General Manager in San Francisco, CA
Current Employee - General Manager in San Francisco, CA

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

Pros

Great, high quality, highly motivated and straight-shooting folks
The Zynga spirit drives the company to be successful and pushes through challenging times
The constant quest on how to be more successful, make better games, increase value for our players
Yes, the food is amazing

Cons

The outside reputation and perception of Zynga are at least one year behind the reality of the current culture, which I have found very positive.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Keep building up a more game development centric culture
Push to hire the best talents

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Commit to the company and the mission and you will succeed and be recognized.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Director in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Director in San Francisco, CA

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

    Pros

    Start up feel with the security of a large company.
    Meritocracy - teams that contribute get rewarded as such.
    Management team - tons of industry veterans. Most recent reorg has everyone in the right roles.
    Data driven decision making

    Cons

    Work life balance is a problem for most. Unlimited vacation policy is rarely able to be utilized to decompress and detach from the office.
    High expectations from management with regards to turn around times that are sometimes unreasonable.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Software Engineer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Zynga full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Competitive Salary, Located in San Francisco, good perks. Good career opportunities if you join the right team.

    Cons

    Tough HR policies. Certain teams have poor working conditions and little concern for their employees

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hurry up with the real money gambling and mobile gaming platform.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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