Alation Overview

  • www.alation.com
  • Redwood City, CA
  • 501 to 1000 Employees
  • 2012
  • Company - Private
  • Software Development
  • $25 to $100 million (USD)

CompetitorsUnknown

Alation Reviews

4.7
94%
Recommend to a Friend
99%
Approve of CEO
Satyen Sangani
Satyen Sangani
97 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 3 years

"Great opportunity"

Nov 30, 2022 - Sales
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

- Great product/market fit - Collaborative and team-focused culture - Very thoughtful hiring between cross-functional teams - Tons of employees who truly care about the product and each other

Cons

Scaling is often difficult at companies during this phase of growth. You need to be comfortable as an owner, in any role, to make a big impact.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Alation

4.6
(78 Reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is diversity at Alation?

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Alation Interviews

Experience
Positive31%
Negative51%
Neutral19%
Getting an Interview
Applied online66%
Recruiter16%
Other7%
Difficulty
2.9
Average
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  1. Director Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Screened by head of Talent Management, Interview scheduled with recruiter and internal hiring team. Interview were 30mins to 1hr. It was a great process, Recruiter provided time to see 360 video of the office and allowed me to check in with people who worked there. Provided details of the job, company, management and allowed time to ask questions. Requested I check out company website, LinkedIn pages and reviews. Offer letter was quickly provided in a timely matter. Great follow up and had strong onboarding tools.
    Interview

    Tell me about your previous experiences? What are your strategies in developing workplace experience. What will you do to improve policy and strategies with facilities.

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Alation Awards & Accolades

  • Data Governance Partner of the YearSnowflake2022
  • Great Place to WorkGreat Places To Work Institute2022

Pledges & Certifications

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

Alation FAQ

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What are perks and other benefits like at Alation?

...great company culture, Strong management, good benefits...

February 25, 2021

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People Also Ask about Alation

Employees rate Alation 4.7 out of 5 stars based on 129 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at Alation, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Alation and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 94% of employees would recommend working at Alation to a friend. This is based on 122 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

31% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Alation as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.9 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Alation.

94% of employees think that Alation has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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