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"Amazing place to work at"

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  • Culture & Values
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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Software Engineer in Menlo Park, CA
Former Employee - Software Engineer in Menlo Park, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Facebook full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

1. Surrounded by very intelligent people
2. Opportunity to experiment!
3. Great perks and benefits
4. Love the snackbar

Cons

1. Product teams are too obsessed with gathering likes rather than adding value to the social network.
2. Sometimes overly optimistic about certain products.
3. HR is on the slower side.
4. Food/cafes are crappy compared to other cos in the Bay Area.

Advice to Management

You rock, mostly!

Other Employee Reviews for Facebook

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Wonderful"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Amazing perks and smart people working hard and helping everyone to learn together. Lots of opportunity for growth.

    Cons

    Sometimes it was hard to communicate across teams. Since people are moving so fast, it's hard to know who is working on what and who to contact.


  2. "Great Experience"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Recruiting Coordinator in Palo Alto, CA
    Former Contractor - Recruiting Coordinator in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Facebook as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Fast pace, great people, opportunity to learn a lot!

    Cons

    You can get lost in the shuffle if you aren't "in" with the right people

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