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    Amazing company, idea and office. But poorly managed

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    Former Employee - DevOps Eng  in  San Francisco, CA (US)
    Former Employee - DevOps Eng in San Francisco, CA (US)

    I worked at CouchSurfing full-time for less than a year


    Amazing company culture, people, love, team.
    Work is really interesting, and there was a lot to improve, and build why was really exciting!
    The office is really cozy, feels like a huge living room with couches everywhere
    Company retreat every year


    Really poorly managed by people that did NOT understand what CouchSurfing culture and idea really is.
    They're managing it heartlessly and kept firing and hiring all the time.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Good benefits package, dental health vision
    Lunch & dinner every weekday
    Unlimited paid time off (based on agreement with manager)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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    Anonymous Employee  in  San Francisco, CA (US)
    Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA (US)
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    I applied online - interviewed at CouchSurfing.

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    long and boring theoriques questions interview

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Headquarters San Francisco, CA
Size 16 to 50 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Business Services
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable
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Mission: We envision a world made better by travel and travel made richer by connection. Couchsurfers share their lives with the people they encounter, fostering cultural exchange and mutual respect.

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