Zenefits Reviews

Updated May 3, 2021

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3.7
66%
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Zenefits CEO Jay Fulcher
Jay Fulcher
128 Ratings
Pros
  • "Free food and a very relaxed dress code(in 35 reviews)

  • "The people and the pace of the company attract people who are in it for the right reasons: great people doing awesome work to address a big opportunity(in 26 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "There isn’t a great work life balance(in 60 reviews)

  • "Long hours and low compensation(in 53 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great place to work

      May 21, 2020 - Software Engineer in Vancouver, BC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very nice working environment. People are nice and friendly. Very friendly to people coming from outside of US. The company has a Vancouver office in Canada. Good pay. Fun social events. Flexible work hours.

      Cons

      Sometimes need to have work hours in the early morning or night to meet with people from the other side of the world.

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Work culture

      Feb 22, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great WLB, talented colleagues, fun work

      Cons

      Sales and Support needs more love and attention

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    3. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Can't recommend working here

      Feb 21, 2021 - Senior Software Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good office perks and good work life balance

      Cons

      The tech leaders don't know what they are doing. Lot of good people have left because of that.

      2 people found this review helpful
    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      An excellent culture and leadership that inspires every single team to delivery the best experience to our customers

      Dec 19, 2019 - Senior User Experience Designer in Vancouver, BC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Great first contact with the Recruiting team - Transparent interview process - Awesome HR support during onboarding - Amazing teammates that inspire and welcome new employees - Everyone is extremely capable - Easy to access information and reach leaders - A flexible workplace with home office option - Free lunch delivered every day, making everyone more productive - Great facility with plenty of meeting rooms, game rooms, and full stock kitchen - Zenefits product is authentically helping many companies and employees - You are the owner of the projects alongside amazing teammates

      Cons

      The office layout could be better.

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      1 person found this review helpful
    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great culture and great people

      Nov 6, 2019 - Product Manager in Vancouver, BC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - free food! - working with smart people - dog-friendly - flexible work hours

      Cons

      - early morning/late night meetings if working with Bangalore team

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Best place to work

      Aug 31, 2019 - Engineer in Vancouver, BC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Top level management is better than before

      Cons

      Poor work life balance but improving

      1 person found this review helpful
    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      sde

      Oct 28, 2018 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      best company in Vancouver, small and move fast

      Cons

      some cooperations with SF and India office, may be in different time zone

      2 people found this review helpful
    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Righting the Ship

      Aug 21, 2017 - Anonymous Employee in Vancouver, BC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Brilliant people Meaningful work Crazy opportunity to make a difference Autonomy and teamwork

      Cons

      Working to navigate out of some pretty PR rough waters/sins of the past Have a tendency to try to boil the ocean

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      3 people found this review helpful
    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work, nice people, but crappy food

      Feb 7, 2017 - Anonymous Employee in Vancouver, BC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Despite some bad article online, this is actually good place to work Great co-workers to work with Good product and i am happy that i can contribute The idea is great, and it is leading the industry better work-life balance than before

      Cons

      bad reputation caused by misleading article and news online management is a little weird the market is not good for its business now ironically, bad benefits for a hr-benefits company seriously, crappy food.

      7 people found this review helpful
    10. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good food and pay and nothing else

      Apr 7, 2018 - Software Engineer in Vancouver, BC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good engineers Good work (sometimes)

      Cons

      Less empathy. Poor leadership. Less development and more maintenance.

      6 people found this review helpful
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