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For a friend: she has junior associate (technology) level offers from Goldman and Facebook both. she wants to grow in technology. Which one to choose considering career growth opportunities, company culture, brand on resume etc. (both compensation packages are comparable).

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Facebook. Goldman is not a tech company

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I'm not sure I'd want to work for either firm for personal value reasons, but I think Big Tech is a stronger resume builder for someone interested in engineering. IT is always going to be a cost center at Goldman. It's a/the revenue driver at Facebook.

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Mind if I ask about her background? Was she Ivy League / what was her major that she’s so sought after?

Tier 2 University, CS grad and Investment Banking experience of 3 years

Facebook hands down

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Do you mind sharing her offer details for GS?

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