Klarna Overview

  • www.klarna.com
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 2005
  • Company - Private
  • Financial Transaction Processing
  • $500 million to $1 billion (USD)

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Founded in Stockholm, Sweden in 2005. We make shopping smoooth. We've done that so well that we've become Europe’s highest valued private fintech, and the 2th highest worldwide. And we’re growing our turnover by 40% each year. Which makes trying new things out and the freedom ...
Mission: What is a moment? A second in time. A mark on the center stage. A point where everything changed. At Klarna, we're in the middle of our moment. We’re rethinking payments, shopping, and banking. And delivering a better experience for all, merchants and customers alike. But it ...

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Hi everyone, Got a few offers that I would love some input on. Have offers from Visa, PayPal, Affirm, and Wisetack (series B start-up). Visa is in office while the other three are remote friendly, which is important to me. Visa comp is also about 30k lower than the other offers (tc from the other three companies are at around170, yoe 2.5). Normally I’d go with Wisetack or Affirm for the growth potential but given what happened to Klarna, I’m a bit hesitant. Which option would you go with

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Klarna Reviews

3.5
65%
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65%
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Sebastian Siemiatkowski
Sebastian Siemiatkowski
613 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Great place to work!"

Sep 14, 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Columbus, OH
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Pros

Klarna moves quickly and if you have a good idea you are able to move forward with it, which allows you a unique opportunity to showcase your skills and move up in your career more easily than at

Cons

Because Klarna moves so quickly, it can be difficult to stay on top of what is new within your workstream.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Klarna

4.0
(614 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

Klarna’s mission is to foster an inclusive and empowering work environment. Everyone has an equal opportunity to develop and reach their full potential and is encouraged to be the best and truest version of themselves. We are committed to a workplace where everyone is treated with dignity and respect, regardless of their background. Diverse perspectives are welcomed! Our goal is to eliminate prejudice and discrimination. To raise awareness, we continuously develop and review guidelines, such as our Inclusive Communication Guide that support everyone in their internal communications, and provide employee training on unconscious bias.

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...The career opportunities are well defined and from my experience the diversity and inclusion work is great, I feel well respected as a woman in a very techy work environment....Read More

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Klarna Interviews

Experience
Positive36%
Negative47%
Neutral17%
Getting an Interview
Applied online67%
Recruiter17%
Employee Referral9%
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    Normal process, but with a terrible hiring manager in the end. I got a long with the recruiter and the team member, but the team lead was terrible. Didn’t really ask questions to know me more, and focused on irrelevant topics instead
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Company Updates

December 28, 2021
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We are thrilled to share that Klarna has been selected by Purpose Jobs as one of the Top Columbus Startup and Tech Companies to Watch in 2022. Please see the full list in the link in bio. "Headquartered in Sweden, Klarna is a global FinTech company that has over 300 employees across the U.S. in Columbus, New York City, and Los Angeles. Klarna is an all-in-one shopping app that delivers inspiration, deals, payment services, even price drops. Leaders of the “buy now pay later model,” Klarna has raised $3.7 billion in funding and has acquired 14 other companies. The company is valued at $45.6 billion."
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Top Columbus Startup & Tech Companies to Watch in 2022 | Purpose Jobs
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January 8, 2021
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Klarna's US employees have spoken! We have been certified by Great Place to Work US for delivering a positive workplace culture and employee experience, with more than 91% of employees calling Klarna a great place to work. Read more below.
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It's official! Klarna is a Certified Great Place to Work in the US. | Klarna Careers
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Klarna Awards & Accolades

  • Karriärföretag (Sweden's 100 Most Exciting Career Companies)Jobtip2015
  • Ideal Employer RankingsUniversum Global2014

Pledges & Certifications

  • Tech Hiring Commitment

    Helping to train, hire and promote more technology workers

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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What is paid time off like at Klarna?

...Good company culture, great PTO, good benefits....

February 11, 2022

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Employees rate Klarna 3.5 out of 5 stars based on 1,120 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at Klarna, 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 Klarna and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 65 of employees would recommend working at Klarna to a friend. This is based on 1,061 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

36 of job seekers rate their interview experience at Klarna as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 3 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Klarna.

54 of employees think that Klarna has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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