McAfee Overview

  • San Jose, CA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1987
  • Company - Public (MCFE)
  • Computer Hardware Development
  • $10+ billion (USD)

McAfee is one of the world’s leading independent cybersecurity companies. Inspired by the power of working together, McAfee creates business and consumer solutions that make the world a safer place.
Mission: To relentlessly protect all that matters through leading edge cybersecurity, from your workplace to your home and everywhere in between. Innovation is vital in order to protect the things that truly matter – from our homes to our workplaces and everything in between. Join us, ...

Company Updates

March 12, 2021
McAfee has been named by Great Place to Work as one of the Best Large Workplaces in Ireland for the 9th year in a row! We are honored by this amazing recognition and incredibly proud of our McAfee team members who are creating positive and supportive workplaces. McAfee was also awarded the special inaugural Workplace Wellbeing Ireland Award. Learn how you can join our team and work for a Great Place To Work certified company!
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December 8, 2020
McAfee has been named by Great Place to Work Institute (India) as one of the 75 Best Workplaces in IT & IT-BPM in 2020! We are incredibly honored by this recognition and remain steadfast in our commitment to creating an amazing culture for our team members. Want to work for a Great Place to Work certified company? Learn how you can join our team:
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McAfee Reviews

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"highly recommend"

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great team, high visibility, great work- life balance


none, if you keep innovation and improving
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Diversity & Inclusion at McAfee

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Diversity Programs & Initiatives

We firmly believe an inclusive environment promotes real innovation, creativity and strategic problem-solving. We are driven not only because the digital lives of the families, communities, and nations we’ve pledged to protect depend on it, but because every person has a right to bring their

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McAfee Interviews

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Employee Referral22%

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    Round 0: General Test : This was done through a third party vendor.
    Round1: Coding and DS - Simple coding questions and questions related to Resume.
    Round 2: Algos and puzzles
    Round3: HR - General HR related questions. Was not difficult.

    1: Reversing a linked list 2: Print a binary tree

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McAfee Awards & Accolades

  • Great Place to Work IrelandGreat Places To Work2019
  • Stevie Award - Human Resources Department of the YearThe Stevie Awards2017
  • Stevie Award - Human Resources Executive of the YearThe Stevie Awards2017
  • Great Place to WorkGreat Place to Work2017
  • The Dallas Morning News Top 100 Places to WorkThe Dallas Morning News2017

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What is paid time off like at McAfee?

...During my time there McAfee "the company" was actually pretty solid, good benefits, unlimited PTO and a decent work life balance....

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