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Houzz Careers

Palo Alto, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
2009
Company - Private
Internet
Unknown / Non-Applicable
Houzz is the leading platform for home remodeling and design, providing people with everything they need to improve their homes from start to finish. From decorating a small room to building a custom home and everything in between, Houzz connects millions of homeowners, home ... Read more

Mission: We provide the best experience for home renovation and design, connecting homeowners and home professionals with the best tools, resources and vendors.

Company Updates

  • Marine Sargsyan conducts research on the home renovation and design market to identify emerging trends from our community of homeowners and home pros. Learn more about Marine and her role as Houzz senior economist in our latest Houzzer Profile!

  • Our Houzzer Profile series celebrating female leaders at Houzz during Women's History Month wraps up with senior engineering manager, Deepa Ramacharadran. Learn about Deepa in our latest blog post!

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Houzz – Why Work With Us?


Be Who You Are and Do What You Love at Houzz

We’re a Family

At Houzz, we strive to create and foster a strong family environment in our workplace. We collaborate to accomplish our goals, always working as a team. We aim to build a culture of inclusion — celebrating and leveraging our differences for the betterment of one another, our products and our community.

Houzz team members come from many backgrounds and bring diverse experiences to the company. We take pride in making each person feel at home.

We Build the Future

Join Houzz in revolutionizing the home remodeling and design industry and have an impact on the millions of homeowners, home design enthusiasts and home professionals who use our platform around the world. Houzz has been named one of the most innovative companies in the world by CNBC and others, and is backed by top venture capitalists. At Houzz, you can help drive the future of an industry worth $1.2 trillion in the U.S. and Europe alone.

We Make Things Happen

Our team members play a key role in guiding the direction of our company and are able to work across multiple groups to implement fresh ideas that allow Houzz to be the industry leader. If you are interested in applying your passion to create products that will transform the lives of millions of people who are designing, remodeling and decorating their homes, welcome to Houzz. 

Houzz is headquartered in a beautiful office in downtown Palo Alto, CA, with offices in Irvine, San Diego, Santa Monica, Phoenix, Nashville, London, Berlin, Tel Aviv, Sydney, Tokyo and Moscow.


At Houzz, we focus on delivering the best experience for home renovation and design, and because of that, we’ve built a vibrant community of homeowners, home design enthusiasts and homeowners around the world. Our software development stack includes Redis, Solr, MySQL, jQuery, a custom ad server, targeting and recommendation engines, and image serving and processing at a very large scale.

We are backed by some of the top venture capital firms in the world, including Sequoia, GGV Capital and New Enterprise Associates (NEA), and are generating revenue by delivering products that address the needs of homeowners, home professionals and brands.

With competitive pay, a comprehensive benefits plan, and many other unique perks - we strive to promote the best environment for our highly motivated and fast paced team, including stocked kitchens and catered dinner four nights per week and lunch on Fridays. Join us?

Here at Houzz, we have an entrepreneurial culture and a close-knit team that loves to celebrate birthdays and both professional and personal accomplishments. Our offices are modern, bright, and equipped with the latest technology. 
Not to mention, 
our kitchen is always fully stocked with healthy snacks to keep you fueled throughout the week.

With competitive pay, a comprehensive benefits plan, and many other unique perks - we strive to promote the best environment for our highly motivated and fast paced team. Join us?

We want people shopping with Houzz to have the best experience possible in creating the home of their dreams. Our customer service team is integral to ensuring that outcome for our community and are empowered to do just that.

Here at Houzz, we have an entrepreneurial culture and a close-knit family team that loves to celebrate birthdays and both professional and personal accomplishments. Our offices are modern, bright, and equipped with the latest technology. 
Not to mention, 
our kitchen is always fully stocked with healthy snacks to keep you fueled throughout the week.

With competitive pay, a comprehensive benefits plan, and many other unique perks - we strive to promote the best environment for all stages of your life our highly motivated and fast paced team. Join us?

Houzz Reviews

  • Featured Review

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    "The best place to work and grow"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Houzz full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Love working at Houzz, and people are definitely Houzz’s greatest asset. Houzzers are brilliant, a talented, creative and very hard working group of people that really cares about each others. You really feel as a part of a big and unique family!
    The leadership team is amazing too, they are great mentors, they encourage you to push yourself to achieve your goals, to continue learning new skills and growing in your career. They make you feel part of the company’s mission and business strategy.

    Besides that, what I am really appreciate about working at Houzz is how much the company cares about giving first class ongoing training to employees. We are very lucky to have access to very comprehensive career development, progression and training programmes that help us to continue evolving and growing in our careers.

    Cons

    Nothing to add at this moment!

    Advice to Management

    Continue listening to employees’ feedback as you do, continue improving internal communications and reinforcing the bonds across the global teams.

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Houzz Photos

Houzz photo of: Welcome to our European HQ!
Houzz photo of: The Houzz cafe, where teams meet for lunch, office gatherings and, of course, birthday cake!
Houzz photo of: Meeting in the Parisian loft.
Houzz photo of: Meet in the H!
Houzz photo of: The European sports room, which features a ping-pong table and a basketball hoop.
Houzz photo of: Team meeting.
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Houzz Interviews

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  1. Featured Interview

     

    Senior Team Lead Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Moscow (Russia)
    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Houzz (Moscow (Russia)) in February 2018.

    Interview

    friendly and professional atmosphere, very interesting conversation, and very useful tips. Very good management. Several steps of interviews with interesting types of communication: interview with HR, role play with management and final stage is interview with country manager.

    Interview Questions

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Houzz Awards & Accolades

  • Best App, Google Play, 2016
  • The Tennessean Top Workplaces 2017, The Tennessean, 2017
  • CNBC Disruptor 50, CNBC, 2017
  • CNBC Disruptor 50, CNBC, 2016
  • 50 Most Innovative Companies, Fast Company, 2015
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