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4.4
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Pros
  • "Great work-life balance (this depends on teams)(in 104 reviews)

  • "Amazing benefits for Full Time Employees including free food, stipends for gym memberships & free dry cleaning(in 273 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work/Life balance can be hard to achieve(in 299 reviews)

  • "Move fast culture can sometimes mean no incentives to clean up tech debt(in 70 reviews)

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  1. "Great place, but be prepared"

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    Current Employee - Event Coordinator in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Great perks, like really great perks Compensation Free food Nice people

    Cons

    Little room for error Can feel like a tiny person in a crowd of many Finding work life balance can be hard

    Advice to Management

    Increase diversity and hold managers accountable vs taking it out on their reports

  2. "Great learning experience"

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    Current Employee - Data Analyst in Menlo Park, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    The company invests in its employees, lots of classes and resources.

    Cons

    large org issues -- politics, redundancy, communication

  3. "Best place to work!"

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    Current Employee - Content Strategist in Menlo Park, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Food, people, shuttle, benefits, etc.

    Cons

    Lots of meetings. Challenging to focus on completing tasks.

  4. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Menlo Park, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Facebook full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Great pay, great people, great perks.

    Cons

    It's located in Menlo Park.....

  5. Helpful (3)

    "Don't be fooled by the name and 'glitz' of facebook !"

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    Current Employee - Finance Manager in Menlo Park, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Facilities and benefits are excellent

    Cons

    Bad atmosphere, poor senior management, extremely bad work-life balance and no recognition or reward.

  6. Helpful (1)

    "Incredible culture,amazing people"

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    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Menlo Park, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Really care about their people Everyone has a voice Best benefits Best perks

    Cons

    No work life balance

  7. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Recruiter in Menlo Park, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    awesome culture great benefits/perks really smart people challenging and hard problems to solve

    Cons

    company is getting super large

    Advice to Management

    don't like the size change the culture

  8. "It is what you make of it"

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    Current Employee - Content Strategist in Menlo Park, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    autonomous work, collaborative and open culture, flat hierarchy, disseminated decision making power, always recognized for your work, perks, free food

    Cons

    Commute, performance culture tends to encourage individualistic persists by some, commute, long days commuting, lacks sense of belonging due to size

    Advice to Management

    More teams/offices in SF to reduce commute burden which is a waste of time (up to 3.5 hours a day). Stricter enforcement of no meeting Wednesday is required.

  9. Helpful (4)

    "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Technical Recruiter in Menlo Park, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    - Great culture - Performance reviews are incentivized by the right things - Comp - Benefits + Perks

    Cons

    - Company size has gotten super large

  10. Helpful (4)

    "Data Scientist"

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    Current Employee - Data Scientist in Menlo Park, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Good perks and comp, coworkers are nice and fun

    Cons

    Very competitive environment. No possible to succeed if you don’t work 60+ hours. Focus on short term impact due to performance cycle every 6 months. No clarity on expectations of roles. Mix signals from leadership about culture

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