Compare Sungevity vs Vivint Solar BETA

See how working at Sungevity vs. Vivint Solar compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Sungevity vs. Vivint Solar. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Sungevity

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Vivint Solar

Employee Ratings

  • Vivint Solar scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 370 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 718 reviews)
Vivint Solar employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Sungevity employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
3.4
Vivint Solar employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Sungevity employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.6
Vivint Solar employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Sungevity employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.5
Senior Management
3.2
Vivint Solar employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Sungevity employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Sungevity Ceo Andrew Birch
57%
57%Andrew Birch
CEO Approval
Vivint Solar Ceo David Bywater
78%
78%David Bywater
Vivint Solar employees rated their CEO Approval 20% higher than Sungevity employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
35%
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Vivint Solar employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 27% higher than Sungevity employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
22%
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Vivint Solar employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 31% higher than Sungevity employees rated theirs.

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Sungevity.
  • "Free lunch" was the most mentioned Pro at Vivint Solar.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Sungevity.
  • "Door to door" was the most mentioned Con at Vivint Solar.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 24 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 20 reviews)
Pros
"Free lunch"(in 59 reviews)
"Vivint solar"(in 51 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 16 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
"Door to door"(in 33 reviews)
"Vivint solar"(in 23 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Project Manager

I have been working at Sungevity full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great pricing and designs. Fast paced and high volume. Great exposure to a large network of contracted installers. Excellent technology driven operations

Cons

Not organized. Constantly changing operations procedures. Lacking of customer support

Current Employee - IT Program Manager

I have been working at Vivint Solar full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great culture, challenging and growth potential

Cons

Struggles with prioritization, outlook and is sales driven for everything.

Job Postings

Vivint Solar has 506 more recently posted open jobs than Sungevity.