Compare Uber vs DigitalOcean BETA

See how working at Uber vs. DigitalOcean 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 Uber vs. DigitalOcean. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Uber

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DigitalOcean

Employee Ratings

  • DigitalOcean scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 5277 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 115 reviews)
DigitalOcean employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
DigitalOcean employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.5
DigitalOcean employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.4
DigitalOcean employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Uber Ceo Dara Khosrowshahi
83%
83%Dara Khosrowshahi
CEO Approval
DigitalOcean Ceo Yancey Spruill
100%
100%Yancey Spruill
DigitalOcean employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
DigitalOcean employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Positive Business Outlook
74%
DigitalOcean employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Uber employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Uber has 11,737 more total submitted salaries than DigitalOcean.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer2231 Salaries
$149,798/yr
Program Manager52 Salaries
$111,607/yr
Customer Service Representative46 Salaries
$16/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer16 Salaries
$157,296/yr
Product Manager3 Salaries
$165,663/yr
Customer Success Engineer3 Salaries
$80,922/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Uber.
  • "Remote culture" was the most mentioned Pro at DigitalOcean.
  • "Riders" was the most mentioned Con at Uber.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at DigitalOcean.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 301 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 286 reviews)
Pros
"Remote culture"(in 16 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Riders"(in 407 reviews)
"Wear and tear"(in 374 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 10 reviews)
"Company is growing"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Freelancer - Uber Driver

I have been working at Uber for less than a year

Pros

Flexible schedule and you get to drive a lot

Cons

No contol over the kind of passenger you get.

Current Employee - Product Manager

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

Pros

- Talented, collaborative and caring coworkers - Company is aligned on a strategy with specific outcomes - Values oriented - Amazing product

Cons

- Maturing company, with increasing process burden. No longer for someone looking for a startup experience.

Advice to Management

Keep the good work and as strategy evolves make sure the whole company is aligned and not distracted

Job Postings

Uber has 10,311 more recently posted open jobs than DigitalOcean.