Skyscanner Overview

  • www.skyscanner.net
  • Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 2003
  • Company - Private
  • Internet
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

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Skyscanner is a leading global travel search company, providing free search of flights, hotels and car hire around the world. Founded in 2003, we're available in over 30 languages and help over 60 million people each month to find their travel options. Our award-winning app has ...
Mission: Skyscanner is a global travel meta search engine enjoying phenomenal growth right now. Behind our brand is a culture of continual innovation and right now we’re doing great things to drive transformation in online travel search. We’re proud to employ the best in the business and ...

Skyscanner Reviews

3.5
59%
Recommend to a Friend
30%
Approve of CEO
Moshe Rafiah
Moshe Rafiah
36 Ratings
22 Jan 2021
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"Brightest talents are hired to do small jobs"

Former Employee - Marketing Manager in London, England
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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

Pros

Very professional environment and highly skilled employees. Generous package and benefits. Cool offices. Travel perks (before covid)

Cons

Top to down decisions making. Difficult to contribute at scale. Big involvement of the board into company’s strategy.

Advice to Management

Work on eliminating bias during performance review cycles. More women in leadership and engineering.
Giving employees clearer zones of responsibility where they can actually impact things.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Skyscanner

3.7
(39 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Skyscanner Interviews

Experience
Positive46%
Negative36%
Neutral19%
Getting an Interview
Applied online71%
Recruiter11%
Employee Referral9%
Difficulty
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    Growth Hacker (Junior Role) Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Meeting with the HR first. And then managers of a few departments. All video interviews. And finally director of the department. There were more than 5 rounds before I got declined. The process could have been less painful.
    Interview

    Asked about my experience and my view on how to market the product better.

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Company Updates

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18 Jun 2020

Skyscanner Partnerships update

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In the first of a new series exploring our partnerships, we chat with Kevin Joling co-founder of FlightConnections -to explore his company's journey, its...

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4 Jun 2020

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Skyscanner Awards & Accolades

  • Grand Prix AwardEmployee Benefits Awards2018
  • Best Communication Strategy or CampaignInstitute of Internal Communications Scotland Awards2017

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Does Skyscanner offer parental leave?

...Terrible maternity pay and parental leave benefits for parents....

23 January 2019

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