Facebook Employee Reviews about "smart people"

Updated Jul 28, 2020

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4.4
90%
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
Mark Zuckerberg
3,432 Ratings
Pros
  • "I mean free food tastes so much better than non-(in 368 reviews)

  • "Lots of smart people to work with(in 299 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work-life balance can be challenging depending on your team(in 405 reviews)

  • "No cons that I can think of at this time(in 89 reviews)

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  1. "Amazing"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Working with smart people Great perks and comp

    Cons

    Horrible bi-annual evaluation process

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  2. "Great people, fantastic culture and evolving through a tough transition."

    4.0
    Former Employee - Account Executive 

    I worked at Facebook full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fast paced, challenging, smart people, strong solutions.

    Cons

    High growth and higher expectations.


  3. "good compensation everything else eh"

    2.0
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern 

    I worked at Facebook for less than a year

    Pros

    money money money and super smart people to work with.

    Cons

    You're contributing to a plague on society and it can be super stressful .

  4. "PS Intern"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Product Specialist Intern in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time

    Pros

    Word with very smart people

    Cons

    Tend to be undervalued By product team

  5. "Good company"

    5.0
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    Current Intern - Research Intern in Menlo Park, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook for less than a year

    Pros

    Competitive, smart people, communication focused, and friendly people (at least my team)

    Cons

    Not many cons aside from the usual

  6. COVID-19

    "steep learning curve but interesting work"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Software Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time

    Pros

    smart people, well paid, interesting work

    Cons

    peer pressure, WLB can be tough, steep learning curve especially during covid-19

  7. "Fast-paced and stressful"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Product Counsel in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Perks; Smart people; Autonomy; Opportunities to create impact

    Cons

    Demanding clients; Short deadlines; Lack of meaningful support

  8. "Great Internship"

    5.0
    Current Intern - Data Science Intern in Menlo Park, CA

    I have been working at Facebook

    Pros

    Lots of smart people to work with

    Cons

    None that I can think of

  9. "Fast and bumpy ride! Top of the line comp and perks."

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Smart people all around. Learn awful lot of stuff. Great comp and perks.

    Cons

    Move fast (and break things) culture; WLB may be bad depending on teams. Sloppy documentations.

  10. "Excellent WLB; smart team"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Product Manager in Menlo Park, CA

    I have been working at Facebook full-time

    Pros

    Smart people; excellent perks; high comp

    Cons

    Highly risk averse culture; very corporate

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