Stack Overflow Overview

  • www.stackoverflow.com/workhere
  • New York, NY
  • 201 to 500 Employees
  • 2008
  • Company - Private
  • Internet
  • $50 to $100 million (USD)

CompetitorsUNKNOWN

Stack Overflow is a community of over 50 million developers, helping each other. As a company, we prioritize collaboration, trust, and inclusion. With a global team of 300, many of whom work remotely, we’re helping write a better script for the future. We also partner with ...
Mission: Our Core Values:

1. Adopt a Customer-First Mindset
2. Be Flexible and Inclusive
3. Be Transparent
4. Empower People to Deliver Outstanding Results
5. Keep Community at Our Center
6. Learn, Share, and Grow

Stack Overflow Reviews

3.2
51%
Recommend to a Friend
56%
Approve of CEO
Prashanth Chandrasekar
Prashanth Chandrasekar
22 Ratings
Featured ReviewHelpful (7)
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"Work That Matters"

Current Employee - Software Developer in New York, NY
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Stack Overflow full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

You get to be proud of the impact our properties have on the world. You work with smart, driven people. I mostly work with people in our engineering department, but I find this to be true across

Cons

Developing a working business model has been a challenge, although Stack Overflow for Teams is promising and exciting. Making remote work viable requires extra effort from all employees, and can be

Advice to Management

While we invest in evolving the business, and with it the company, remember that maintaining what has worked requires continued investment.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Stack Overflow

1.5
(4 Reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is diversity at Stack Overflow?

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Stack Overflow Interviews

Experience
Positive58%
Negative25%
Neutral18%
Getting an Interview
Applied online71%
Recruiter12%
Employee Referral10%
Difficulty
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    UX Researcher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Had a great experience with the interviewers. The first round was with the recruiter and the conversation was great! She was very nice and gave me a full rundown of the company and position. The second interviewer was also very nice. I didn't end up getting the position as they went with another candidate with a little more experience.
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Company Updates

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Stack Overflow

Nov 12, 2019

From leadership to bev bash: learn from our own Ilana Yitzhaki how Stack Overflow makes remote work.

Stack Overflow Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Places to Work NYCCrain's New York Business2016
  • Best Places to WorkCrain's New York Business2015

Pledges & Certifications

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • Tech Hiring Commitment

    Helping to train, hire and promote more technology workers

Stack Overflow FAQ

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What is health insurance like at Stack Overflow?

...Some awesome colleagues, great health insurance, remote working culture for the engineering team...

July 23, 2019

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