Lyft Overview

  • San Francisco, CA
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 2012
  • Company - Public (LYFT)
  • Computer Hardware & Software
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable


Lyft was founded in 2012 by Logan Green and John Zimmer to improve people’s lives with the world’s best transportation, and is available to approximately 95 percent of the United States population as well as select cities in Canada. Lyft is committed to effecting positive change ...
Mission: Improving people's lives with the world's best transportation.

Lyft Reviews

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Logan Green
Logan Green
475 Ratings
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"New hire for Lyft"

May 6, 2021 - Senior Software Engineer in San Jose, CA
Approves of CEO


Good company culture; good benefits; Abundant resources


No 401k match; stock volatile
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Diversity & Inclusion at Lyft

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Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does Lyft provide assistance to those with physical or mental disabilitiies?

...Employee first culture ( work/life balance, engagement surveys, benefits, mental health first)...Read More

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Lyft Interviews

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Applied online59%
Employee Referral24%

  1. UX research intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview


    It was a typical user experience researcher interview with a recruiter phone screen, technical screening with a researcher, and presentation panel interviews with multiple researchers, designers, and other teammates. interviews were all remote due to the pandemic

    Present a past research project that you did

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Company Updates

August 20, 2019
From former CEO of Kamcord, a mobile live streaming company, to now a successful Product Lead on our Driver Experience team, Adi reflects on his (and his Kamcord team's!) journey to Lyft and the skills he gained as an entrepreneur that he's been able to apply to his role here. #LifeatLyft #TeamMemberTuesday
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Q&A with Adi on Product Management & Entrepreneurship at Lyft!
March 26, 2019
Meet Ben, a Manager of Supply Partnerships who works on our Express Drive Operations team in San Francisco. Prior to joining Lyft, Ben lived on a boat in Asia for three years! #TeamMemberTuesday #LifeAtLyft
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Lyft Awards & Accolades

  • Ranked 4th on the LinkedIn Top Companies | Startups listLinkedIn2018
  • Ranked 2nd on the Fortune Magazine 40 Under 40 ListFortune Magazine2018

Pledges & Certifications

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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Lyft FAQ

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What is paid time off like at Lyft?

...PTO for full time workers is unlimited and for hourly workers the pto is still pretty good....

June 28, 2019

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