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The Anatomy of an Amazon Level 7 Job Offer

Amazon has a very flat organization structure. Level 7 is mid-to-senior level at Amazon. I have known plenty of CTOs, VPs, and directors at other companies who ended up at Level 7 at Amazon. It’s what I call “job title deflation at Amazon.” However, the pay at level 7 is very competitive. Today I’d like …

An anatomy of a Facebook manager offer

Today I’m going to share with you the breakdown of a recent Facebook manager offer.(Disclaimer: I have changed the data slightly to protect confidentiality but both the numbers and structure of the compensation reflect the current reality of Facebook offers.)  Job title: Engineering Manager Facebook internal Job level: M1 Year of experience: 14 years Base salary: …

COVID-19 Briefing: Who’s Still Hiring?

I have been quite busy coaching clients to navigate job searches and strategically grow their careers  during COVID-19. Based on detailed insider information I have gathered, below is a list of companies who are still hiring at close to normal rate.  1) Amazon: Amazon’s e-commerce business is killing it at the moment. AWS is still doing fairly …

Google vs. LinkedIn Job Offer Comparison

Today I’d like to share a case study of a software engineer who had received offers from both LinkedIn and Google. This case study is based on proprietary data I have collected. I have changed the numbers slightly to protect confidentiality, but the data are consistent with multiple offers I have seen. LinkedIn Job Offer Job Level: Senior …