SolarCity Overview

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  • www.solarcity.com
  • San Mateo, CA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 2006
  • Subsidiary or Business Segment
  • Energy
  • $100 to $500 million (USD)

CompetitorsSunrun, Vivint Solar, Sungevity
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SolarCity is now a Tesla company. Our mission is to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy. SolarCity sells and services the world’s best solar technology and energy storage systems. We’re tackling the world’s most difficult and important problems—and we ...

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2016(#50), 2014(#18)

Top CEOs: 2015(#20)

SolarCity Reviews

3.3
56%
Recommend to a Friend
82%
Approve of CEO
Lyndon Rive
Lyndon Rive
1,606 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee, more than 1 year

"Electrical Engineer"

Feb 26, 2018 - Senior Electrical Engineer in San Mateo, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Motivated and talented people, great focus on work flow process

Cons

Try by error, but certain of projects such commercial has challenging nature

Advice to Management

Keep being aggressive to get more projects
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Diversity & Inclusion at SolarCity

5.0
(2 Reviews)

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SolarCity Interviews

Experience
Positive64%
Negative20%
Neutral16%
Getting an Interview
Applied online47%
Employee Referral26%
Recruiter18%
Difficulty
2.5
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  1. Field Energy Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at SolarCity (United States)

    Interview

    Brief 30 min phone convo asked a range of questions, they try to determine weather or not you will be a good fit for a sales position depending on your personality and skill set .
    Interview

    On a scale of 1-10 how competitive are you

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Company Updates

January 13, 2017
Employment in the U.S. solar industry recently surpassed 200,000 people – that’s more than the oil and gas extraction industry, and three times more than the coal-mining industry. Learn more about solar's rapid growth: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQXlG
Shared image - These 3 maps show the absurd growth potential of rooftop solar in America
These 3 maps show the absurd growth potential of rooftop solar in America
blog.solarcity.com
December 27, 2016
Sales professionals in SoCal--now’s your chance to meet our VP at an invite-only event. Head to http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQCDE to apply!
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Meet the VP - Exclusive SolarCity Sales Meet & Greet
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SolarCity Awards & Accolades

  • The World's Top 10 Most Innovative CompaniesFast Company2014
  • The World's Top 25 Eco-InnovatorsFortune2014

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Career Advancement Program

    Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Tech Hiring Commitment

    Helping to train, hire and promote more technology workers

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