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Uber Reviews

Updated 18 February 2018
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  • You have to make an effort to have work life balance (in 210 reviews)

  • Money fluctuates wear and tear on vehicle (in 199 reviews)

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  1. "Great team but progression can be hard outside of LDN"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Uber full-time

    Pros

    great team, good social events and working environment

    Cons

    lack of communication from LDN


  2. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Uber full-time

    Pros

    Enjoy working with brilliant engineers and non-engineers. You won't get bored anytime soon!

    Cons

    As any fast growing company, you have to figure out a lot of stuff on your own to reach a comfortable development workflow, specially when you have high standards.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the startup culture as long as you can :-)

    Uber Response

    16 Feb 2018 – Careers Brand Team

    Totally agree, thanks for sending this in!


  3. "GreenLight Expert at Uber London Central Hub"

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

    I have been working at Uber part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great vibe and learning in regards to Uber as a tech company

    Cons

    Learning is limited due to the repetitiveness of the activity

    Advice to Management

    More learning outside the area of scope


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  5. "Smart people, impactful work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Uber full-time

    Pros

    Extremely smart people, real-world impact, high level of individual ownership.

    Cons

    A great deal of internal transition - you need to be comfortable with uncertainty, moving goal-posts, and lack of structure.

    Uber Response

    5 Jan 2018 – Careers Brand Team

    Thanks for the review and totally agree with your pros! I'm confident some of the cons you mention will turn into pros as we continue to scale up and improve our processes, systems, and structure... More


  6. "Could be perfect for you, depending on your entry point and you goals"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Uber full-time

    Pros

    - Great fast passed environment
    - Plenty of opportunity to learn more about the company.

    Cons

    - Not much upward mobility.
    - Difficult to employed directly if you start through a temp agency.
    - Expectation that you do not want a good work/life balance and that you'll take your work home with you and always be representing the company.
    - Senior management are not very approachable unless you're a senior member of the team.

    Uber Response

    3 Jan 2018 – Careers Brand Team

    Thanks for sending in this review and feedback. There are a few exciting projects underway right now that address some of your cons, such as the relaunch of the internal mobility tool and manager... More


  7. "Greenlight Hub Expert"

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    Current Employee - Greenlight Hub Expert in Bristol, England
    Current Employee - Greenlight Hub Expert in Bristol, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Amazing working environment, great employee base, excellent support from colleagues at all levels, amazing perks, opportunity to travel (nationally), strong level of autonomy

    Cons

    Hard to outline a single con

    Uber Response

    21 Nov 2017 – Careers Brand Team

    Great to hear, thanks for the review and keep up the great work in Bristol.


  8. "HR"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Uber full-time

    Pros

    Great interactive people you meet but some work needs to be done

    Cons

    Too many company disputes. Hopefully needs to be work.

    Advice to Management

    None

    Uber Response

    21 Nov 2017 – Careers Brand Team

    Thanks for the review!


  9. "EXCELLENT"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Uber full-time

    Pros

    Fun, Fast paced, exciting, Cool

    Cons

    A con would be that because it's so new there are questions of its stability but that would be the only thing

    Uber Response

    13 Oct 2017 – Careers Brand Team

    Thanks!


  10. "Part time team staff manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Uber part-time

    Pros

    Good life work balance and pay

    Cons

    Sometimes work out of hours

    Uber Response

    16 Aug 2017 – Careers Brand Team

    Thank you!


  11. "Uber"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Uber full-time

    Pros

    Good on wide range of work and learning

    Cons

    Base pay is below industry average

    Uber Response

    16 Aug 2017 – Careers Brand Team

    Thank you!


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