LendingClub Reviews

Updated May 22, 2020

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3.6
66%
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70%
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LendingClub President and CEO Scott Sanborn
Scott Sanborn
225 Ratings
Pros
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  • "LC doesnt care about its employees(in 22 reviews)

  • "Unclear directions/strategies from upper management(in 16 reviews)

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  1. "Love my job"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Payment Solutions Specialist in Lehi, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The work environment, understanding with situations and the people I work with.

    Cons

    I can't think of any cons at this time.

    LendingClub2019-10-22
  2. "Good"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in San Francisco, CA

    I worked at LendingClub full-time

    Pros

    Decent pay and good coworkers

    Cons

    Management could be power trippy

    LendingClub2020-05-22
  3. "I am a software developer"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at LendingClub full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The work culture is great

    Cons

    The commute is very long

    LendingClub2020-05-22
  4. "Great culture !"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior QA Engineer in San Francisco, CA
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great work culture, opportunity to learn & work on new stuff, good work-life balance

    Cons

    It's more product centric & product driven company and that's how each team function, you stay busy with lot of new work & business requirement, so you don't get much time to evolve as an engineer and experiment.

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    LendingClub2020-05-20
  5. "Would go back to work for them"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Manager in Westborough, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great salary, work environment and benefits

    Cons

    Sometimes changes were implemented prematurely

    LendingClub2020-05-14
  6. "Good, but needs work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Designer 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at LendingClub full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The people! Everyone is so nice and knowledgable. Teams become very tight knit communities.

    Cons

    Red tape everywhere. Not surprising for a loan/banking business, but it made it hard for design to collaborate effectively. We fought to be leaders and ultimately got false promises with a lot of things.

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    LendingClub2020-05-12
  7. "Great culture and work teams"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at LendingClub full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The opportunity to work with smart, driven people with a genuine goal to evolve personal lending.

    Cons

    Change communication issues and highly charged politics that require careful navigation.

    LendingClub2020-05-11
  8. "Great people to work with. Terrible leadership"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Analyst in San Francisco, CA
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at LendingClub full-time

    Pros

    Smart and caring colleagues. Good work life balance.

    Cons

    No transparency from executive team

    LendingClub2020-05-19
  9. "Good WLB"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Francisco, CA
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at LendingClub full-time

    Pros

    Good Work life balance Work from home policy Good engineers

    Cons

    Management is not so great

    LendingClub2020-05-18
  10. Helpful (2)

    "Good culuture"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Data Engineer 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at LendingClub full-time

    Pros

    Good culture, people are friendly

    Cons

    sometimes WLB is bad in some departments, and also do not care employee, layoff people just give two weeks notice.

    LendingClub2020-04-27
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