Wayfair Overview

  • www.wayfair.com
  • Boston, MA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 2002
  • Company - Public (W)
  • Home Furniture & Housewares Stores
  • $5 to $10 billion (USD)

CompetitorsAmazon, One Kings Lane, Crate and Barrel
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Wayfair believes everyone should live in a home they love. Through technology and innovation, Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from a selection of more than 18 million items across home furnishings, décor, home improvement, ...
Mission: Wayfair is a technology leader, reinventing the way people shop for their homes.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2012(#19)

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Wayfair Reviews

3.4
57%
Recommend to a Friend
69%
Approve of CEO
Niraj Shah
Niraj Shah
2,229 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee

"Awesome Company"

Jul 1, 2022 - Compliance Associate in Boston, MA
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Great culture very inclusive to all

Cons

Very fast paced and high turnover rate
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Diversity & Inclusion at Wayfair

3.7
(1326 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

What are the company’s Values?

We continually strive to be a company that our people are proud of and committed to, where all employees have an opportunity to contribute, learn, grow, and advance based on behavior and results. Our financial success matters: We are ambitious and committed to growing our business by delighting our customers. We always think long term. We act with integrity, are open with information, and assume good intentions in each other. We find satisfaction in accomplishments, connections, and collaboration. We balance personal and professional lives and have fun. We contribute positively to the world and especially to our communities. 

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How is diversity at Wayfair?

...There are so many different benefits that are available to you, whether it's healthcare, family planning, employee discounts and perks, or tuition reimbursement, etc. Wayfair's culture is highly focused on DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion)....Read More

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Wayfair Interviews

Experience
Positive50%
Negative30%
Neutral20%
Getting an Interview
Applied online58%
Campus Recruiting14%
Recruiter12%
Difficulty
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    Interview

    It was one out three steps that you should pass in order to get the job. The interviewer was nice, and the questions easy to answer, but the hiring procedure is too long and kind of discouraging.
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    Tell me about your studies; Why Wayfair; Have you ever worked with data; When will be available for starting the job

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Company Updates

November 27, 2020
With a catalog of over 18 million items, have you ever wondered how we make it so easy to find what you’re looking for? Jim Miller, Chief Technology Officer at Wayfair, spoke to The Wall Street Journal about how Wayfair and other companies are supercharging search and recommendation engines using artificial intelligence, computer vision, and more to help customers find the perfect item for their taste and needs
Shared image - Retailers Use AI to Improve Online Recommendations for Shoppers
Retailers Use AI to Improve Online Recommendations for Shoppers
glassdoor.com
November 23, 2020
Despite the economic crisis, Wayfair has seen an 84 percent sales spike, leading them to profitability during the COVID-19 pandemic.
How I Built Resilience: Niraj Shah and Steve Conine of Wayfair : How I Built This with Guy Raz
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Wayfair Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500Fortune2019
  • World’s Most Admired CompaniesFortune2019

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Tech Hiring Commitment

    Helping to train, hire and promote more technology workers

  • 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

  • Pledge to Thrive

    Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

  • First Job Programs

    Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

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