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MongoDB Overview

New York, NY
1001 to 5000 employees
2007
Company - Public (MDB)
Enterprise Software & Network Solutions
Unknown / Non-Applicable
We’re for innovators.
The Startups that want to be enterprises.
The Enterprises that want to be startups.
The ones who don’t accept limits, or constraints.
The ones who dream big,
And think ahead,
To ... Read more

Mission: MongoDB unleashes the power of software and data for innovators everywhere.


Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2015 (#17)

Company Updates

  • MongoDB has been named one of Selling Power’s 50 Best Companies to Sell for in 2018!

    50 Best Companies to Sell for in 2018 - Selling Power

    This year we again congratulate CA Technologies for earning the top spot, but it should be noted that salespeople can achieve success with any of these fantastic companies.

  • A Day in the Life of a MongoDB Account Executive: "Even though databases were outside of Samantha’s wheelhouse, she was sold on MongoDB’s big picture vision and the impact they were having. "

    A Day in the Life at MongoDB

    Samantha Fiorenzo , Account Executive at MongoDB Samantha's background in film and design from Iona College might tempt you to ask why she ended up in sales, but after hearing her story, there is no question sales is exactly where she is supposed to be.

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MongoDB – Why Work For Us?


Who

What on Earth is MongoDB? A diverse collection of dreamers and doers who share a relentless passion for creativity. We eagerly and expertly pursue new opportunities and markets through innovation and disruption. We have a wicked pioneering spirit--always ready to forge new paths and take smart risks. And we do it all very, very well.

How

We achieve this by bringing together a distinctive mix of diverse skills, experiences, and backgrounds. We work as a team--creating an open forum for innovative thought, candid discussion, and mutual respect. But in the end, we always put commitment over consensus, and value excellence in all its wonderful forms. 

Where

We build MongoDB and the drivers and sell software and services to make the lives of developers easier. We also run MongoDB University and sponsor the community, hosting MongoDB World and MongoDB Days all over the globe. With offices across North America, Europe, and Asia, we are close to where you create. 

Why

Personal progress is one of our core beliefs, and we have the data to back that up--10% of the company was promoted last year. Join our team and help us accomplish the amazing, again and again. We are fearless in our innovation. Think what we can do for your career. 


Engineering

If you love to build, innovate, work with an amazing team, and bask in the glory of mind-blowing achievement, you've come to the right place. MongoDB is built for that kind of show-stopping success. 

Sales

The database market is massive and ripe for the picking--estimated at $36B and growing 9% every year. Meanwhile, software development is radically changing--it's more agile, scalable, and cloud is the new frontier. 

Marketing

The beauty to our brains. Being at the forefront of the MongoDB movement, they are our storytellers creating the opportunity to connect MongoDB with prospects, users, and community members, spreading the word and sharing the wealth.

Professional Services

Ensuring seamless service delivery, our expert success team works closely with our customers on adoption, satisfaction, and renewals, making it easier to get business up and running on MongoDB.

G&A

The engine keeping MongoDB humming. The teams behind the curtain, ensuring the business operates efficiently at scale. 

OnMogul Best Place to Work for Millenial Women

Change the Ratio

MongoDB is committed to creating opportunities for women in technology by changing the ratio. Through a number of initiatives and partnerships, we aim to encourage diversity, deliver education, and provide inspiration to women and the transgender community. 

Diversity Scholarships

We invite underrepresented groups in technology to attend our conferences through the Diversity Scholarship for events. 

Women and Transcoders 

Our goal is to provide opportunities for women and transcoders to network and build relationships at our events. The Women and Trans Coders Lounge is a space for female-identifying coders at MongoDB World featuring lightning talks by female MongoDB engineers, roundtable discussions, networking and social events. 


Computer Science for All Initiative

We work with teachers throughout the summer to help them learn and understand programming languages and other skills to ultimately take back to their students come the fall.


Become a Part of the Next Generation of MongoDB

Our interns are put to the test on work that matters, working on teams and projects that will be used by thousands of developers and organizations across the world.

Our summer program is comprehensive and interactive - there's no such thing as sitting behind a desk all day. We have social outings and an intern speaker series which includes some of the most significant and important people in tech today.

We are able to provide a life experience outside of the professional environment, making our interns not only better software engineers but also more informed citizens of the world. 

Interested in learning more? Check out our Intern Blog Series

It's all About Location(s)

Sure we have offices and employees located in three of the world's four hemispheres, but what tech giant doesn't? Is that really a differentiator anymore? 

At MongoDB, it's all about expansion. Since founded in 2007, we have opened 20 office locations worldwide, and that number will continue to increase for three key reasons:  

Our global presence is massive

The MongoDB Community has had at least one registration from every single country in the world. 

Our customer base is impressive

With more than half of the Fortune 100 rely on our software, we have to be everywhere they are.

We're hiring like crazy

Supporting our users and customers takes a lot of manpower, as does tapping into new markets. We need teams in every corner of the earth to help us do our thing, and do it well. 


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    Pros

    Exciting growth, lots of opportunities for teams and individuals, feels like a grown-up startup. Have been here for a few months and even if I left today, I've already gained more valuable experience and learned more than any previous role in the same time frame.

    Cons

    None that I can think of

    Advice to Management

    Keep an eye on career growth and development

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MongoDB Photos

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MongoDB Interviews

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    Cloud Support Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sydney (Australia)
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at MongoDB (Sydney (Australia)) in November 2017.

    Interview

    It was a Phone interview for 1 hour long with the head of cloud Support team. Maximum questions related to technical behavioral. How I provide Customer support, handle Critical situation in my previous job, priotize issues and tasks

    Interview Questions

    • linux scp command, how to read 100-150 lines, how to list all .log files in a directory   Answer Question
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MongoDB Awards & Accolades

  • Trend-Setting Products, Database Trends and Applications (DBTA), 2016
  • CNBC Disruptor 50, CNBC, 2016
  • 50 Best Companies to Sell For, Selling Power Magazine, 2018
  • Top 50 Start-UPs(#9), The Wall Street Journal, 2012
  • 13 Big Data Vendors to Watch in 2013, InformationWeek, 2012
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Pledges & Certifications

Pay Equality Pledge

Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

Diversity Commitment

Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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