Compare Nest vs SmartThings BETA

See how working at Nest vs. SmartThings compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Nest vs. SmartThings. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Nest

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SmartThings

Employee Ratings

  • Nest scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
  • SmartThings scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 184 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 76 reviews)
SmartThings employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
4.1
SmartThings employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
SmartThings employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
4.2
SmartThings employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Nest Ceo Marwan Fawaz
95%
95%Marwan Fawaz
CEO Approval
SmartThings Ceo Mark Benson
100%
100%Mark Benson
SmartThings employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
SmartThings employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Nest employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
68%

Salaries

Nest has 126 more total submitted salaries than SmartThings.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer26 Salaries
$148,939/yr
Intern9 Salaries
$8,446/mo
Technical Program Manager3 Salaries
$156,920/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer24 Salaries
$131,675/yr
Internship1 Salaries
$21/hr
Product Manager4 Salaries
$112,159/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Nest" was the most mentioned Pro at Nest.
  • "Smartthings" was the most mentioned Pro at SmartThings.
  • "Nest" was the most mentioned Con at Nest.
  • "Smartthings" was the most mentioned Con at SmartThings.
Pros
Pros
"Nest"(in 29 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 14 reviews)
Pros
"Smartthings"(in 16 reviews)
"Flexible work"(in 6 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Nest"(in 23 reviews)
"Consumer"(in 3 reviews)
Cons
"Smartthings"(in 11 reviews)
"Leadership team"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Security Officer

I worked at Nest full-time for less than a year

Pros

Good management,good work life balance

Cons

don't have anything to share

Current Employee - Engineering Manager

I have been working at SmartThings full-time for less than a year

Pros

* Great management * Very bright co-workers * Remote work * Flexible work schedules * Competitive salaries * Organization that continues to evolve to keep up with latest technologies * Support... from a parent company - ensures overall stability * Excellent resources for support - there are always other employees who are willing to help out to answer questions * Great benefits

Cons

* You have to be willing to be flexible and self-motivated * No kitchen snacks as a remote employee! However, there is a monthly budget for fun team activities. * Occasional late night meetings... with overseas counterparts

Advice to Management

Keep making the hard decisions to ensure we continue being able to work on cutting edge technologies.

Job Postings

SmartThings has 7 more recently posted open jobs than Nest.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
Nest company logo10 Jobs
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Recent Jobs
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