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One of the best places you'll work at -- with some of the best people you'll ever find

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  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Operations Engineer in Menlo Park, CA (US)
Current Employee - Operations Engineer in Menlo Park, CA (US)

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

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

- surrounded by talented coworkers everywhere
- no-nonsense environment, freedom to set your own goals, very little politics
- managers that actually understand tech, at all levels

Cons

If you're not careful, it's very easy to get sucked into the work (as you're usually doing what you like and want), pull crazy hours and burn out; good managers can detect that in advance and prevent it.

Advice to Management

Find a way to keep the awesome culture alive. Keep the hiring bar high.

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    Not all it's cracked up to be

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Menlo Park, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Menlo Park, CA (US)

    I worked at Facebook part-time (more than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Working at a world leading company
    Excellent pay

    Cons

    Grueling hours
    Rude management
    Angry colleagues who are disillusioned with the company

    Advice to Management

    You need to work this out otherwise more stories like this are going to leak out and then there will be trouble

  2. Good.

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    • Culture & Values
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    Former Employee - Analyst in Palo Alto, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Analyst in Palo Alto, CA (US)

    I worked at Facebook full-time (less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to work at I really enjoyed it a lot.

    Cons

    Overwhelming amount of options available.

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