Dropbox Overview

  • www.dropbox.com
  • San Francisco, CA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 2007
  • Company - Private
  • Computer Hardware & Software
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

Dropbox is building the world’s first smart workspace. Back in 2007, making work better for people meant designing a simpler way to keep files in sync. Today, it means designing products that reduce busywork, so it’s easier to focus on the work that really matters. We do ...
Mission: Our mission is to design a more enlightened way of working.

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October 22, 2021
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“Working virtually, I had the opportunity to support and then move over fully to the Emerging Talent team—whereas before, being in Austin, it might not have been as clear of an option or an easy transition. Working from home has allowed me to cook and bake more, too!” - Jenna Hall on how #VirtualFirst has transformed both her career AND her Master Chef audition-worthy cooking skills. #LifeInsideDropbox
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Dropbox Reviews

4.2
82%
Recommend to a Friend
83%
Approve of CEO
Drew Houston
Drew Houston
535 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"Best Culture of Any Tech Company"

Aug 11, 2021 - People Team Member in New York, NY
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

I have been with Dropbox for over a year now, and it has been an amazing experience. The leaders here really care about their people, and there are clear paths to grow and be promoted. The benefits

Cons

I don't have any cons to speak of

Advice to Management

Keep doing what you're doing, the transparency goes a long way!
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Diversity & Inclusion at Dropbox

4.5
(227 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

Our differences in background, identity, and experience make us stronger together.

With our development and mentorship programs for high potential women and underrepresented minorities, participation in DEI conferences, industry recognition, and a variety of Employee Resou

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How is diversity at Dropbox?

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Dropbox Interviews

Experience
Positive48%
Negative29%
Neutral22%
Getting an Interview
Applied online51%
Employee Referral17%
Recruiter15%
Difficulty
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  1. Featured Interview

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Dropbox (United States)

    Interview

    1. Met with Recruiter
    2. Had Phone Screen
    3. Had Onsite
    4. Passed Hiring Committee
    5. Got a team
    6. Got an offer

    Very straightforward process. Everyone was polite, and the questions were not the typical LeetCode questions.
    Interview

    All the questions were in here: https://github.com/insideofdrop/Dropbox-Interview-Prep Phone: Game of Life (look it up) Onsite: Reader-Writer Lock All-Around Interview with a Hiring Manager Id Allocator Design a Logging Service

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Dropbox Awards & Accolades

  • WellBeyond Most Inspiring Global Wellbeing Initiative award winnerSequoia2021
  • DE&I Remarkable Achievements Award WinnerCanvas2021
  • Great Place to WorkGreat Places to Work® Institute2018
  • Great Places to Work and Fortune Magazine’s Best Workplaces for DiversityFortune and Great Place to Work2018
  • The 50 Best Workplaces for ParentsFortune and Great Place to Work2018

Pledges & Certifications

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Tech Hiring Commitment

    Helping to train, hire and promote more technology workers

  • Career Advancement Program

    Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Pledge to Thrive

    Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

  • First Job Programs

    Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

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What is paid time off like at Dropbox?

...Competitive base salary, unlimited PTO, great work life balance, benefits, empathetic culture, smart and kind colleagues, good branding...

September 9, 2020

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