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Updated August 18, 2017
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Pros
  • You meet new people every trip while also giving you the chance to network (in 108 reviews)

  • You have the ability to work whenever you want (in 77 reviews)

Cons
  • Work-life balance isn't really "a thing" at Uber (in 190 reviews)

  • You put wear and tear on your own vehicle (in 170 reviews)

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  1. "Sr Marketing Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Uber full-time

    Pros

    great company, hyper growth, learning oppportunity

    Cons

    culture, work life balance, comp


  2. "Leasing Specialist"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Uber full-time

    Pros

    Coworkers are really cool and will definitely stay in touch
    Catered lunch is always a plus
    Bi-monthly team building activities
    Flexible time off

    Cons

    Will give false promises for promotion
    Not so good company culture sometimes
    Some managers pick favorites
    Communication is poor throughout the company, sometimes don't find out information weeks down the line

    Advice to Management

    Be less sexist
    Be more customer-obsessed

  3. "Hard on the body but enjoyable"

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    Current Freelancer - Anonymous Freelancer
    Current Freelancer - Anonymous Freelancer
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    easy, quick money. on your own schedule

    Cons

    bad for your body. takes a toll on your car

    Advice to Management

    add more help options when something goes wrong with a rider


  4. "Not sure what is being asked in this field"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Uber full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Competetive Benefits and Culture, Site location,

    Cons

    can't think of anything as of this writing


  5. "Driver"

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    Former Freelancer - Anonymous Freelancer
    Former Freelancer - Anonymous Freelancer
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Flexible hours. Work anytime I want.

    Cons

    Low fare rates. Some times I only have one rider after an hour waiting, which makes income extremely low.

    Advice to Management

    Increasing fare rates could attract driver to work more.


  6. "Analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Uber full-time

    Pros

    Fantastic environment! Co-workers are super driven.

    Cons

    Work can be a challenge sometimes and deadlines are pressing but the work is rewarding

    Advice to Management

    Brand is difficult


  7. "Uber cool UBER!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Uber full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Dynamic working environment, super helpful colleagues, great perks!

    Cons

    U need to be really high on energy. A Sloth can never survive here.

  8. "Brand Ambassador"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Uber part-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours and
    Good Pay
    Great Co-workers

    Cons

    Strict and high expectations. repetitive


  9. "Uber Expert I - entry level of a customer support expert"

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    Current Employee - Uber Expert I in Minneapolis, MN
    Current Employee - Uber Expert I in Minneapolis, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Uber part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I love the people I worked with. Uber takes great pride in the kind of people they hire. Also, at the GreenLight Hub there is a lot of freedom to explore the company to find your niche

    Cons

    The work can be a bit monotonous.

    Advice to Management

    On the internal side of things, there needs to be a lot more communication and clarity on polices that we have to abide by.

    Uber Response

    Aug 16, 2017 – Careers Brand Team

    Appreciate the review and feedback. I've passed on your advice internally; thanks for all your hard work as an Expert in Minneapolis!


  10. "Uber"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer
    Current Employee - Software Engineer
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Fast paced and lots of opportunities of learning and personal growth if you know what you want

    Cons

    Current media perception, and lacking direction from leadership

    Uber Response

    Aug 16, 2017 – Careers Brand Team

    Thanks for the review!


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