Facebook Washington DC Reviews

Updated Sep 23, 2019

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  1. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    Former Contractor - Assistant in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Facebook for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible, interesting work, great people

    Cons

    Hard to maintain work/life balance at times.

  2. Helpful (2)

    "Great company! Proud to work here!"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Clear mission, challenging but important work, great culture, excellent perks, generous employer, they take care of the workers, a lot of learning and growth opportunities, skills based company, autonomy, diversity and inclusion are top notch, treated with respect, flexible when it comes to personal life, fun environment, building social value.

    Cons

    Open office concept can be tough to focus, lots of meetings and many tools to navigate.

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  3. "What a wonderful place"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Flexible work hours - Supportive management / leaders - Transparency - Collaborative teams - Growth opportunities galore - Food, gyms, other perks - High pay

    Cons

    - Imposter syndrome (but this is not a company faulted thing, it's just the fact that we work amongst some of the smartest and most talented people in the world)

  4. Helpful (28)

    "The company is as bad as it looks from the outside"

    2.0
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    Current Employee - Public Policy Manager in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits, especially medical Flex work schedule on most teams Nice offices with the best tech

    Cons

    Extreme cronyism Company allows discrimination Managers allowed to sabatoge reports with impunity No integrity as a company unless badmouthed in press Lots of negative competition/non-team players

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  5. Helpful (1)

    "Network Technician"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Ashburn, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Facebook full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great place to work. I loved it.

    Cons

    Nothing I can think of

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    5.0
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    Current Employee - Freelancer in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Strong leadership. Lots of autonomy. Intelligent and caring colleagues.

    Cons

    It doesn't matter how hard working you're you are going to be surrounded with a lot of other people who are just as good as you're

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    "Awesome place, great opportunity"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
     in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Facebook

    Pros

    The culture is awesome, you become a member of a group of talented, smart and entrepeneur people. People in leadership positions are always reachable and the treat you as a colleague.

    Cons

    Probably, the worst part for me, was that we couldn´t work on sundays ;)

  8. Helpful (3)

    "Visionary leadership, maturing company, hard-working"

    4.0
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    Public Policy Manager in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Facebook

    Pros

    This company is innovating and moving fast in every sphere, changing the way things are done. Great benefits and forward-thinking philosophy on human resource management.

    Cons

    The harder-driving people are moving towards smaller companies, start-ups, companies that haven't IPO'ed yet. This company is becoming more mature and therefore the upside may be smaller and there are conservative elements that need to protect all the territory the company has conquered thus far. At the same time, leadership is trying to stay on the cutting edge and there's still a lot of growth

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  9. "Great"

    5.0
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    Former Intern - Public Policy Internship in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Facebook for less than a year

    Pros

    Free food, interesting work, good stuff, great stuff, awesome awesome awesome things are the best

    Cons

    Because of the nature of the work, I wasn't able to take any work samples because everything was confidential.

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  10. Helpful (5)

    "Form employee #514"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Senior Manager Data Center Operations in Ashburn, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Facebook full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great place, great mission, great creativity and upper managment support behind creativity

    Cons

    getting to large to execute on creative ideas

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