Those who went through the interview process for FAANG - I’ve passed the recruiter screen and now have a call scheduled with a hiring manager for a non tech role. What type of questions should I expect? In theory, this is the round before the loop interviews. This role is for Microsoft specifically
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For those who have worked at multiple FAANG companies, what are the biggest differences between them?
I am 7 year experienced professional in IT industry, I am serving notice period what are the steps to approach FAANG Companies
Have an offer from FAANG company with TC around $200k. Non-tech Program Manager Low/Medium COL (Not Cali, NY, SEA). Awaiting offers for the other two for the same type role. What is considered a strong offer in terms of total comp for non-tech Program Management IC5/L5 for Facebook (Meta) , AWS, and Google Low/Medium COL? Would also help if u can provide expected base/bonus/rsu/sign on breakdown Current TC: 190K, 6 YOE, MBA
Hey, I'm looking for an interview coach for Product Management at several FAANG companies.
- $150 or less an hour
- Availability in the next two weeks for multiple sessions (8am-4pm or 7-9pm pst)
- Great at helping to hone stories with tailoring for Amazon and Google
- Estimation and product design questions
- Technical system design experience
Anyone have a specific coach or service that have helped them? Thanks in advance.
I am a dot net developer with 6.5yr+ exp. Can anyone guide me how to get into FAANG companies?
I need to know if any referral is possible?
Been Interested in working at a FAANG for the past 5 years. I am a Certified Scrum Master, Agile Coach, and Product Owner. I never see many roles in those areas at most FAANG companies ?? Can someone help me out ? Is it a different title at those companies and are referrals needed ??
How much do you think the government could accomplish if they had the in house development power that FAANG companies do?
Do any of the FAANG companies sponsor new H1B visas? I am on L1 visa and want to change companies but see no option :(
Which of the FAANG companies have a better Work life balance and culture? Unhappy SM here who needs to switch cuz of the toxic work culture at D!
Anyone know what comp and wlb are like at FAANG companies? Is the wlb worse than other industries?
Hi All, has anyone used a resumé writer and got through to interview at any of the FAANG companies in the US? If so, I’d love a recommendation for the CV writer you have used!
I’m qualified/over qualified for every role I’ve applied for with referrals and getting 0 interviews. Maybe it’s the CV the problem…. 🤷🏻♀️
Would you contribute to a partner’s retirement gift? I’m all for chipping in for a picture frame, card, or maybe something smaller, but people have suggested very lavish gifts (a trip, a meal at a notoriously expensive restaurant). I have always contributed to these things for staff, but doing it for a partner seems a little different.
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When should I start freaking out about not having any real work in my book? I’ve been in the industry for 1 year now and just moved to a new job since I did absolutely nothing worthy at my first job
I came from cts last month, I decided to go back @CTS. Let me know, when I can join cts once came out
Can anyone please refer me for this job. I am serving my notice period and left with only 20 days.
Ladies how often do you get bikini sugared/waxed? I feel like the first few times, i could get away with it every 3-4 weeks but now I feel like I need to go 1.5-2 weeks after which is not affordable
Does Thoughtworks give RSUs after joining?
I have heard some people received RSUs even after joining though it was not mentioned in their offer letters.
I want to switch.
CCTC: 18 LPA (its been 9 months in the company)
YOE: 4 yrs 9 months
Haven't put down the paper yet (notice period will be 2 months)
What can the expected CTC for a 5 YOE? I want good WLB and growth in a product based company.
Preferred location: Bengaluru (India)
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I’m fearful that I have ADHD but I don’t really want to be medicated. I used to take adderall and hated the way it would make me feel (loss of appetite and trouble falling asleep). I’m going to be drastically cutting down my alcohol consumption and increasing my exercise. Has anyone else gone through this without being medicated and any other tips to deal with it?
Any good samples on how to represent project experience on your resume? Also, how much information did you divulge i.e. if I say my client was a $260B technology company, is that fine?
If you're a government HR strategy, I/O psych, talent management, organizational design/development professional or consultant, we need you!
Have you heard of OPM's team of strategic HR consultants? Within OPM Human Resources Solutions' HR strategy, there are strategic consultants who operate on a reimbursable basis, similar to a private sector consulting agency.
We have current, developing, and future vacancies for human capital strategists and consultants at the GS-12/13/14/15 levels!
Any partners with alternative side business (e.g. a restaurant, reseller) and any restrictions in doing that while working for PwC/Big 4?
How hard is the CFE exam? Worth the price?
I have 3yrs exp in inside sales in manufacturing
And my package is 5lpa
What should be my ideal package?
Any recommendations on a tax person? My wife and I have fairly straightforward deductions, but we work in NY/ have lived out of state this year, and she pays union fees / agent fees. Are previous tax person has changed careers. Thx
Planning, errr.., will be planning a trip to Argentina soon ( Covid A.D.), has anyone here visited? Any suggestions? No rush, I got some time :)
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