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A Thinking Ape Overview

Vancouver, BC (Canada)
51 to 200 employees
2008
Company - Private
Computer Hardware & Software
Unknown / Non-Applicable
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Surrounded by mountains and water in beautiful Vancouver, BC, we are smart people who like smart people. We create mobile games with a social core that engage players and provoke us with creative new problems. We value data, informal leadership, and keeping it all ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to build and create online communities and technologies that change how people socialize and play on mobile devices.

A Thinking Ape Reviews

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A Thinking Ape Co-Founder Kenshi Arasaki
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    Current Employee - UI-UX Designer in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Current Employee - UI-UX Designer in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
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    I have been working at A Thinking Ape full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    ATA's values (Ownership, Have Great Arguments, The best Ideas win, and Keep Growing) are not around just for display, but really embodied by every employees in ATA. On every level, everyone is passionate about their job and very respectful with one another. The people team is being very creative and thoughtful to make the healthiest work environment possible, and clearly it is succesful.
    Great people, great perks, great office, and very interesting job!

    Cons

    Can't really think of any...

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing grea

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A Thinking Ape Photos

A Thinking Ape photo of: Do you have what it takes to be an ape? We're looking for smart people who add to our culture. (Photo: Techvibes)
A Thinking Ape photo of: Work hard, play hard! We've always got games and snacks on deck to keep our team fuelled. (Photo: Techvibes)
A Thinking Ape photo of: Our studio is just a handful of pedal strokes from a bunch of major cycling routes. (Photo: Techvibes)
A Thinking Ape photo of: Our banana obsession is a very, very real thing. Call us cliché! (Photo: Techvibes)
A Thinking Ape photo of: The hallway that leads to our workstations features our mission statement on one side and our core values on the other. (Photo: Techvibes)
A Thinking Ape photo of: Welcome to ATA! (Photo: Techvibes)
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A Thinking Ape Interviews

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at A Thinking Ape (Vancouver, BC (Canada)).

    Interview

    Phone interview from HR about basic personality. Followed up by an hour technical in person interview and finally two more technical interviews with a lunch interview in between.

    Interview Questions

    • Implement a function that returns true if the given input string matches the given regular expresion. The regular expresion will only contain (part a) '^', and '$'; (part b) '.' and (part c) '*' characters.   Answer Question
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A Thinking Ape Awards & Accolades

  • EY Entrepreneur of the Year, EY Entrepreneur of the Year®, 2012
  • Empact100, Empact100, 2012
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