Apple or Facebook

Groupon / Data lxEV76
May 16 16 Comments

Help me choose data engineer offer

YOE - 10

Facebook Menlo Park - E5
Base - 194
RSU - 320/4 years
Sign-on Bonus - 50

Apple Cupertino - ICT4
Base - 200
RSU - 275 / 4 years
Sign-on Bonus - 50

other considerations

Commute time one way:
Apple - 15 minutes
Facebook - 45 minutes

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TOP 16 Comments
  • WeWork NewPlumbus
    I disagree with OwO
    It’s a 5.25k TC difference.

    I’d personally go with Apple, since their stock is generally more stable than FB and has better base.

    You will have to pay for your lunches though.
    May 16 1
    • Microsoft / Product
      Brazuka

      Microsoft Product

      PRE
      Bain & Company
      Brazukamore
      Lol, 5k difference is irrelevant compared to wasting 1h longer per day
      May 16
  • Facebook ⭕w⭕
    Commute is worth more than the TC difference
    May 16 0
  • New / Data tVMh86
    apple , small TC difference but save 30 mins per way
    May 16 0
  • Apple / Eng Arnold S
    Apple, commute time + better WLB + more stable stock
    May 16 0
  • New fFVE56
    Wow, Apple is really generous nowadays. Consider their usually higher refresh than FB
    May 16 0
  • Facebook
    Instagrаm

    Facebook

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    Google, Microsoft
    Instagrаmmore
    Only 320k at FB? That’s E4 equity.
    May 16 3
    • Facebook ⭕w⭕
      data engineer, not swe
      May 16
    • Wait does data engineer pay less? I would’ve thought it was equal or more
      Jun 4
    • Facebook ⭕w⭕
      They get paid less (about half the RSUs)
      Jun 4
  • Apple fadedead
    Tangent: Wow, Which org at Apple?
    May 16 1
    • Groupon / Data lxEV76
      OP
      media products team.
      May 16
  • Cloudflare / Eng myimouto
    move closer to Facebook or accept Apple
    May 16 0
  • Try negotiating with both side. Whichever company bends the knee, join that 😋
    May 16 0
  • Clearstream.TV / Eng JobSearch
    Sent you a pm Op
    Jun 4 0
  • Salesforce bla😑
    Can you please share your interview experience with both ? I have an on-site with both of them for data engineer. Also, messaged you , if you can reply .
    May 17 0