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"One of the coolest little companies on the planet"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
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Positive Outlook

I have been working at MapMyFitness full-time (More than a year)

Pros

+ Great team where everyone seems to be down for the mission
+ Company makes a product that actually makes the world a better place
+ If you are a runner or cyclist, you will not find a better fit... I promise.
+ Python!
+ Casual work environment
+ Weekly office runs and rides
+ On-site showers
+ $500 fitness credit each year
+ 100% company-paid insurance
+ Free parking downtown (killer office location at 6th and Rio Grande)
+ Free beer
+ Free snacks (including fresh fruit)
+ Insane amount of candy
+ Spontaneous ping pong tourneys

Cons

- Hours can sometimes be long around releases
- Still a little start-up crazy... everyone wears multiple hats
- You will go into culture shock for sure if you are coming from a large company

Advice to Management

- Need to hire more people!

Other Employee Reviews for MapMyFitness

  1. "Fascinating Company"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at MapMyFitness full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    - Top 10 Health Apps in iTunes & Android
    - Big Data (4 workouts / seconds and 15M Users)
    - Fun (Tues Team Rides, Wed Runs, Arrested Development Fridays, Open space / indoor basketball court, xbox connect competitions, ping pong tables)
    - Neat Perks ($$ for Fitness Gear, Great Health & Dental, Flex Time, etc.)
    - Great team of people that love what they do because of their passions

    Cons

    Some people have a hard time adjusting when their passions don't align with health & fitness (running, cycling, etc.), helping others become happy and active, or solving great engineering and technical challenges (You don't have to love fitness -- you just have to really love your job and want to thrive). We're a 'Can-Do' work place and the people who end up leaving generally are those that can't don't fall in love with our environment.

    Advice to Management

    Bring back Demo Fridays where the entire company kicked back and watched new product presentations over beer


  2. "A real, actual high growth startup with great energy and great people."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Various in Denver, CO
    Current Employee - Various in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at MapMyFitness full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    A startup that is growing faster than 99.9% of consumer internet/mobile startups
    A top 100 app among millions
    Positively impact the lives of tens of millions of users by helping them get fit
    An extremely cool team to work with

    Cons

    The fast pace may not be a good environment for people who desire a high amount of structure.


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