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Twitter Overview

San Francisco, CA (US)
1001 to 5000 employees
2006
Company - Public (TWTR)
Internet
£2 to £5 billion (GBP) per year
Facebook, Google, Pinterest
Twitter is a global platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time. By developing a fundamentally new way for people to consume, create, distribute and discover content, Twitter enables any voice to echo around the world instantly. We’ve seen this ... Read more

Mission: Keep the world informed by serving the public conversation.

Twitter Reviews

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey
Jack Dorsey
300 Ratings
  • "Flexible and supportive company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Twitter full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible working
    Great working culture
    Great team members
    Great perks (free food + snacks + travel/phone/gym reimbursement)

    Cons

    No set processes but great to make a impact

    Advice to Management

    More diversity in the London office

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Twitter Interviews

Experience

Experience
41%
24%
35%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
55%
19%
15%
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Twitter.

    Interview

    I was contacted by recruiter after I submitted my resume through web portal in May, 2012. I had three phone screen. It took them 3 months. After 3 phone screen they invited my to onsite tickets were booked. As I will be joining outside US, the H1B quota ran out. I was asked to delay the process till January, 2013.

    Once I contacted them back in December - January, never got to hear back from recruiter even after 6-7 mails. This is totally unprofessional way to treat a candidate. They don't even consider I had taken 3 phone screen already was genuinely interested in the company.

    I will warn potential candidate about such type of company which don't treat there candidates well.

    Interview Questions

    • Much of the focus on concurrency and parallelism. Be ready to modify your algorithm to run more number of computer or using more core to speed up the programming.   Answer Question
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Twitter Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies(Ranked #24), Fortune and Great Place to Work, 2015
  • Top 10 Coolest Company to Work For in the Bay Area, OC Tanner Company, 2015
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