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TransferWise Overview

London, England (UK)
1001 to 5000 employees
2011
Company - Private
Financial Transaction Processing
Unknown / Non-Applicable
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People on every continent are choosing TransferWise to help them live, travel and work internationally. We’re the fairest, easiest way to manage your money across borders.

Built by and for people who live global lives, we make sending money abroad ... Read more

Mission: Money without borders - instant, convenient, transparent and eventually free. We’re powering money for people and businesses in their increasingly global lives - to pay, to get paid, to spend, in any currency, wherever you are, whatever you’re doing.

TransferWise Reviews

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TransferWise CEO Kristo Käärman
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    Current Employee - Customer Support in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Customer Support in Tampa, FL
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at TransferWise full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    It's honestly has been the best experience of my career life. From start to finish it's been a challenge to what I've always known. This place encourages you to be yourself; this act than allows you to be open to the process that will lead you to success. Yes the perks are amazing, but it's the culture it's the people that make the experience that make it more than just a call center. It's a family. (plus dogs in the office!)

    Cons

    It's sound crazy but there is no negative. The "newbie" process is slow and concise there is no throwing you to the wolves persay. They set you up for success not failure

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TransferWise Photos

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TransferWise photo of: All our offices are pet friendly
TransferWise photo of: Yoga lesson in the office
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TransferWise Interviews

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at TransferWise in January 2016.

    Interview

    Completed their developer challenge and received an email offering an interview. A few preliminary questions via email. Scheduled a phone interview. The recruiter didn't call me, and didn't respond to my email asking why they missed the scheduled interview. I am not sure what happened, but after scheduling the interview, there is no reason to not show up.

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TransferWise Awards & Accolades

  • Best European Start Up, The Europas Awards, 2013
  • Boldness in Business(Boldest Smaller Company), Financial Times, 2014
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