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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 consumer ... Read more

Mission: You. In Control. Everywhere.

Company Updates

  • We're thrilled to have broadcaster, lecturer, author & mathematician Hannah Fry join us at ONWARD18.

    Yext Adds Dr. Hannah Fry and Executives from Boston Market, Inspire Brands, EXPRESS, and T-Mobile to ONWARD18 Agenda

    Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT) the leader in Digital Knowledge Management (DKM), today announced major additions to the ONWARD18 conference agenda , including a keynote by renowned British broadcaster, lecturer, author, and mathematician Dr. Hannah Fry. ONWARD will take place Oct. 23-25, 2018 at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P.

  • 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.

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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

    Amazing people and great management

    Cons

    None to speak of at the moment

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work

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Yext Photos

Yext photo of: Welcome to our office!
Yext photo of: Open office floor plans.
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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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Yext (New York, NY) in July 2013.

    Interview

    Applied at the Uncubed NY event and later online as well, got a response and a phone interview about 2 weeks after. Was later called in for an onsite interview. There were 4 technical interviews with a lunch in between. Some interviewers gave hints, while others sat in silence while you work on the problem.

    Interview Questions

    • Questions involved maze search with obstacles, LCA of a node in a tree, largest contiguous sum of an array, dynamic algorithms to make change and debugging conway's game of life.   Answer Question
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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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