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Yext Overview

New York, NY
501 to 1000 employees
2006
Company - Public (YEXT)
Internet
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Yext is the leading Digital Knowledge Management (DKM) platform. Yext's mission is to give companies control over their brand experiences across the digital universe of maps, apps, search engines, voice assistants, and other intelligent services that drive ... Read more

Mission: Yext believes a business is the ultimate authority on its own digital knowledge, and it is our mission to put that business in control of it everywhere.

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Company Updates

  • We recently had the pleasure of hosting George Motz for a YextTalks, where he spoke about the history of hamburgers and his unique career path in food marketing.

    YextTalks: George Motz, Author of Hamburger America

    Last week, we welcomed hamburger expert, author, food photographer, and host of Travel Channel's Burger Land, George Motz, for a YextTalks. In discussion with our own Rev Ciancio (Director, Industry Insights), Motz detailed the history of hamburgers and his unique career path in food marketing.

  • We recently had the pleasure of hosting Yext Board member, Julie Richardson for a YextTalks, where she spoke about the importance of gender diversity in both technology and leadership positions.

    YextTalks: Julie Richardson, Board of Directors, Yext

    Yext Last month, we had the pleasure of hosting Julie Richardson, a member of Yext's Board of Directors and Chair of Yext's Audit Committee, for a YextTalks. In conversation with Yext's own Pat Farley (Senior Director, Internal Audit) and Ali Penny (Senior Director of Account Management, Partner), Richardson spoke about her service on the board, as well as the importance of gender diversity in both technology and leadership positions.

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Yext – Why Work For Us?


Innovate the future.
Innovation comes from not accepting the world as it is. Yexters are constantly looking to improve and push the boundaries of both our products and our abilities.

Make an impact.
Learn fast. Think big. Get stuff done. These are the three Yext value pillars that have guided our team to more than 800 employees at 10 offices around the world.

Enjoy the perks.
Get the benefits of free food and health insurance, a flexible vacation policy, competitive salaries, and lots of company events and social opportunities.

Grow globally.
Our headquarters are in the historic Flatiron District of NYC, and with offices in Berlin, Chicago, Dallas, Geneva, London, Paris, Tyson’s Corner, San Francisco, Shanghai, and Tokyo.

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Yext Reviews

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    Pros

    Culture is amazing! Fun events in and outside the office. Training program is very thoughtfully planned and extremely helpful. The pay structure is competitive for the market.

    Cons

    None that come to mind.

    Advice to Management

    Keep growing the company!

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Yext Photos

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Yext photo of: ONWARD17, the annual Yext user conference located in New York, NY!
Yext photo of: Juice Press comes into Yext HQ to sample new products!
Yext photo of: Yexter's participating in our intramural sports program.
Yext photo of: Celebrating Cinco de Mayo with tacos in Yext, HQ.
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Yext Interviews

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    Platform Manager Interview

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 8 weeks. I interviewed at Yext (New York, NY).

    Interview

    I applied via Yext's website.

    1) Initial phone call with an internal recruiter - questions on background, why Yext, why technology space, etc.

    2) Phone interview with a team manager - more specific questions on what Yext does, products that are offered, etc.

    3) Take home excel test - takes about 2 hours, not too difficult if you are competent in excel

    4) In person interviews - 4 interviews with team members with one being an excel test and one a process test.

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Yext Awards & Accolades

  • Best Workplaces in Technology, Great Place to Work® and Fortune, 2018
  • America's Most Promising Companies, Forbes, 2014
  • CNBC Disruptor 50 List, CNBC, 2014
  • 50 Best Small and Medium-Size Companies to Work For, Fortune and Great Place to Work, 2014
  • 50 Best Small and Medium Companies to Work For, Fortune and Great Place to Work, 2015
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