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Grab Senior Software Developer Reviews

Updated Sep 17, 2018

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Grab CEO Anthony Tan
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    "Hired, relocated, thrown without explanation the reason"

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Developer in Singapore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Taxi bonus Happy Fridays Many nice people

    Cons

    Inner politics, unprofessional management, micromanagement, very nice contract to get fired without explanation the real reason, do not trust any single word of your manager, do not plan your life with grab for long, do not rely on bonus and stocks, keep hand on pulse first year, do not trust people with whom you work, it is not friendly environment, people will be happy to fire you if you will start complaining that...

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    Advice to Management

    Do not hire people from far away and fire them later without giving a reason.

    Grab2018-09-17

    Grab Response

    November 23, 2018

    Hey there, We're sorry that your experience has been a negative one. Our culture and our people here is something we are very proud of and we are concerned that you feel you are unable to trust your managers and colleagues. We take firing very seriously and anyone who is let go ...

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  2. "Excellent place for passionate engineers"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Developer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    tech stack provides opportunities for learning a lot of contemporary technologies. gain deep AWS experience. Transportation tech brings a lot of technical challenges - great to learn & exercise CS algorithms. Large Scale low latency real time ops also brings unique issues to on-demand tech. Regular Hackathons - encouragement from top management to prototype new stuff. Overall good platform for entry level &...

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    Cons

    still a startup,so it can take a while for structured processes to be adopted end to end. But this could be a plus, depending on how you look at it -You can experiment with lots of new tech.

    Advice to Management

    need to stabilize with more first-line management.

    Grab2016-12-18

    Grab Response

    November 16, 2017Employer Branding Manager

    Thanks for your thoughtful review! We're so thrilled you're learning a great deal here! We find that processes sometimes fail to keep up with our incredible rate of expansion, but give us time, and we'll get there together!

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