Official offer with deadline
Amazon base :145k bonus:100k(first and second year) shares: 85 (Seattle) SDE2
Google: base: 155k , equity: 250k bonus:22k (Bay Area) L4
Both company said this is final max they can .
Is there room for further negotiation ?
Please let me know your thoughts
- Choose Google over Amazon any day. There is room for negotiation with Google if you can get competing offers from Facebook or airbnb
- Uber vаrIt looks like you are optimizing for TC which is the wrong thing to do with just 4 yoe. You should look at the work you will be doing at both places and pick one that will grow you more in your career. The high TC will follow.
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- Amazon / Eng sozeb ffejThe Amazon offer is very strong. I don't doubt they will have a hard time going any higher.
- New / IT x314159Amazon has a max salary then the stock grants was solution architect there. I’d rather have gone with google.
- Amazon zavV44“Room for growth” is the response they’re taught in training, and it’s a flat out lie. You won’t see a “real” pay increase at Amazon until you are promoted. FYI, average raise was around 1% this year (>1.5 for top performers). Either get the comp you want up front or know that it’s never coming.
- Amazon qwert5Your money will go further in Seattle and stock growth could push your TC, but go to Google.
Yes I’ve seen much higher L5 offers but with 4 YOE it’ll be tough
- Both offers look good. I chose Google when facing the same choice.
Like TC and WLB. Everything else not so much...
- Walmart.com / Eng QXHR44I would choose Google, simply because you get the same if not a little bit more level of stress than Walmart.
Amazon is pretty toxic.