Facebook Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Jan 23, 2021

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  • "Great environment and really smart people(in 344 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work life balance can be tough at times(in 487 reviews)

  • "Sometimes long hours due to working with US(in 99 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Time in FB

      Jan 17, 2021 - Operations Specialist in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great work environment and great people.

      Cons

      Could be difficult at times to manage your work life balance

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      Facebook Response

      EMEA Recruitment Director

      Thanks for helping our operations teams grow and for making the time to share this review. Appreciate the call out on our working environment and for calling out the important topic of work life balance, we'll keep working to create change there and appreciate your feedback always! Sincerely, Declan

    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      No comment

      Jan 9, 2021 - Applications Manager in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits and career opportunities

      Cons

      Work life balance is a problem

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      Facebook Response

      EMEA Recruitment Director

      Thanks for helping our tech teams grow and for making the time to share this review. Appreciate the call out on our benefits and career opportunities and for calling out the important topic of work life balance, we'll keep working to create change there and appreciate your feedback always! Sincerely, Declan

    3. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to work

      Dec 24, 2020 - Manager in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Amazing benefits, the people are what make the company

      Cons

      High stress, difficult to maintain a healthy work-life balance

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Wonderful opportunity to work on a life-changing product

      Dec 4, 2020 - Process Development Engineer in Cork
      Recommend
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      Pros

      work/life balance job satisfaction freedom to do fundamental research

      Cons

      Nothing that I can think of

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Company that cares

      Oct 3, 2020 - Account Manager in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Doing amazing projects that are impacting global community

      Cons

      Work-life balance can be slightly distorted

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Thumbs up

      Sep 11, 2020 - Production Engineer in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Benefits package is balanced and competitive. Work is challenging but rewarding!

      Cons

      Work-life balance is hard. Optimization for performance cycles is not uncommon.

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      Facebook Response

      EMEA Recruitment Director

      Thank you for being part of our Production Engineering team and for all the hard work going into ensuring we keep our production environment up and running and scaling! Thank you very much for the feedback, we really love hearing it, and it will help us constantly evolve and improve. - Much appreciated! Sincerely - Declan

    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      great!

      Aug 6, 2020 - Administrative in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Environment, people, benefits, work life balance

      Cons

      None at all its great

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Honest report - the best place to work!

      Jul 29, 2020 - Employee Relations Partner in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The people (super helpful, knowledgeable, proactiv, efficient, smart, funny, collaborative and professional) The tech and the systems are just phenomenal Work-life balance of employees is a priority for management which is incredibly refreshing A positive employee experience is incredibly important at Facebook (which speaks volumes)

      Cons

      I do not have any 'cons' to post at present

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