Shopify Reviews

Updated 28 Feb 2021

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4.3
82%
Recommend to a Friend
93%
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Shopify CEO Tobias Lütke
Tobias Lütke
519 Ratings
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  • "The experiences that gurus have seems to be very different from that of RnD/ other disciplines(in 28 reviews)

  • "Higher ups preach "work/life harmony" (work/life balance) but you'll get side eye if you try to leave the office before 5 on a Friday(in 18 reviews)

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  1. "Amazing company to work for!"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Product Designer in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Shopify full-time

    Pros

    Tons of support for staff.

    Cons

    Large company, requiring lots of context.

  2. COVID-19

    "Great"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Support Advisor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Really care about employees. Gave us a mandatory extra day off last summer because covid hit and our queues were insane. Tons of opportunities to learn and meet cool people

    Cons

    Big company with a ton of bright people so if you have mediocre skills growth is limited

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  3. "great"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Shopify full-time

    Pros

    good place to learn and grow

    Cons

    lots of work and rubbie

  4. "Great Overall Employee Experience"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Product Designer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    WLB, quality of people and culture, autonomy, interesting problems

    Cons

    TC could be better compared to US companies

  5. "Dynamic and endlessly interesting place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Recruiter in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Passionate and engaged co-workers, mission-driven

    Cons

    Changes come quickly, workload can get intense

  6. "Great culture"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Production Engineer 

    I have been working at Shopify full-time

    Pros

    Their rapid growth keeps things interesting.

    Cons

    Early on their remote journey

  7. "Awesome"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Shopify full-time

    Pros

    Everything! Really supportive and interesting work

    Cons

    Nothing, love working for this company

  8. "great culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Success Guru 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people Really care about you and your growth care about mental health great benefits

    Cons

    hard to grow from your position

  9. "Great Company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Sales Conceirge in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Shopify full-time

    Pros

    Good Pay! + Great Benefits

    Cons

    Coming up and transitioning can be difficult

  10. "Happy! Positive culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Operations 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very values driven, positive culture, helpful people

    Cons

    Some people can be challenging but they're in the minority

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