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Buenos Aires (Argentina)
1001 to 5000 employees
1999
Company - Public (DESP)
Internet
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Despegar.com is a leader technology company in the tourism industry. Founded in 1999 in Argentina, with more than 1200 collaborators. Despegar.com experienced rapid growth, not only locally, but throughout the region. Internationally, the company has sales offices in over ... Read more

Mission: Mission:
To become the best travel agency in the vacation market, both online and traditional, in Latin America, obtaining a final return at least three times more the market average.
Our pillars are:
-Investment in new technology
-Our HR ... Read more

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    Dynamic company, focused on the growth of their employees. Effort is rewarded

    Cons

    Disorganized, sometimes is hard to get things done.

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    Anonymous Employee in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Despegar.com (Buenos Aires (Argentina)) in December 2011.

    Interview

    They were 5 interviews. First with HR's people, then they ask to code some algorithmic problems. Then an interview with a Software Development guy. It was basically to check the CV and some software design questions, also we wanted to check some of my background knowledge. After that I had 2 more interviews with Managers.

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    • Name three quality aspects you always check when you are implementing (or coding) a software product and explain why they are important for you.   2 Answers
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