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Stack Overflow Company Culture

Mission, Vision, & Values

Stack Overflow empowers the world to develop technology through collective knowledge.

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Stack Overflow Culture At a Glance

122 employees at Stack Overflow have reviewed Stack Overflow across various culture dimensions, providing their opinions on items ranging from executive ratings to the pace at work. The latest review was a month ago.

Overall, the 122 Stack Overflow employees give their leadership a grade of A+, or Top 5% of similar size companies on Comparably. This includes specific ratings of their executive team, CEO, and manager.

Employees at Stack Overflow are extremely happy with their total compensation at Stack Overflow, which includes a combination of pay, stock and equity, and benefits.

Overall, employees at Stack Overflow are extremely happy with their team. 122 Participants grade the quality of their coworkers an A+. The majority believe the meetings at Stack Overflow are effective, and the majority look forward to interacting with their coworkers.

The majority of employees at Stack Overflow believe the environment at Stack Overflow is positive. Most Participants believe the pace of work at Stack Overflow is comfortably fast. About 66% of the employees at Stack Overflow work 8 hours or less, while 2% of them have an extremely long day - longer than twelve hours.

Overall, the employees at Stack Overflow are happy, based on their aggregated ratings of future outlook, customer perception, and their excitement going to work.

A Day in the Life
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Stack Overflow employees generally work 8.7 hrs a day
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Employees at Stack Overflow report the work pace is comfortably fast
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95% of Stack Overflow employees look forward to interacting with their team every day
Coworkers
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Stack Overflow employees most often take 20-30 paid vacation and sick days each year
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89% of Stack Overflow employees report they are happy with their work life balance
Work Life Balance
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Stack Overflow employees typically get valuable feedback on how to improve at work Once a month
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92% of Stack Overflow employees call their work environment positive
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Candidates By Department

All Industries
50%
Engineering
21%
Customer Support
7%
Design
7%
HR
7%
Other
7%

Candidates By Location

New York City
71%
Buffalo
14%
Montgomery
7%
San Francisco
7%

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How's the vacation policy at Stack Overflow?

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  • Very generous !

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What should I wear for an interview at Stack Overflow?

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  • Business casual -- nice shirt, your interviews will be done via Google Hangout.

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What are you most excited about working at Stack Overflow?

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  • The people - amazing teams and leadership

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What benefits does Stack Overflow provide?

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  • All benefits including a sabbatical.

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What's the company culture like at Stack Overflow?

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  • Developer-oriented, for better or for worse. Caring and intellectual. Genuinely good flexible hours policy that people actually make good...

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What is the daily attire at Stack Overflow?

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  • casual.

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Gender Score How positively women rate their overall experience at Stack Overflow

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35%

Stack Overflow currently ranks in the Top 35% of similarly sized companies on Comparably

Diversity Score How positively minorities rate their overall experience at Stack Overflow

top 20% Diversity

Stack Overflow currently ranks in the Top 20% of similarly sized companies on Comparably

eNPS

Net Promoter Score tracks your employees' overall score to this question: "On a scale from 0-10, how likely are you to recommend working at your company to a friend?"
Top 25%Top 25% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
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57%Promoters
32%Passives
11%Detractors

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Stack Overflow vs Competitors

  1. 1st
    LinkedIn
    80 / 100
  2. 2nd
    Stack Overflow
    82 / 100
  3. 3rd
    GitHub
    79 / 100
  4. 4th
    Udemy
    78 / 100
  5. 5th
    reddit
    77 / 100
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