Rapport IT / Eng statelesss
Aug 10, 2018 11 Comments

I have about 15 yrs experience, got an offer from and they leveled down to senior software engineer. Total 150k base, 15 sign on and 15% bonus + 15k in stocks.
Should I join or try negotiating for a principal ?
I did well on the interviews, may be because I am from financial services they leveled me down


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TOP 11 Comments
  • Oracle 38
    Or maybe you didn’t do well at the interview. Years of experience means nothing if you cannot prove it.

    You can try negotiating but at this level it rarely works.
    Aug 10, 2018 2
    • Rapport IT / Eng statelesss
      Aug 10, 2018
    • Dell xzer19wc
      Agreed. Yrs of exp means nothing.. nothing
      Aug 11, 2018
  • Oracle therooster
    Don't join if you are levelled down!
    Aug 10, 2018 1
    • Campaign Monitor blind0
      Agree here. You will keep cursing yourself that you are better than someone who is one or two levels above you with less experience but just stayed in Priceline forever
      Aug 10, 2018
  • Airbnb jim.hodlen
    if you are okay with relocating, Airbnb is hiring
    Aug 10, 2018 2
    • Apple CEO_Tim
      Not OP but I'm looking... 👀
      Aug 10, 2018
    • Robots and Pencils IloJ58
      Can you please give referral to Airbnb?
      Aug 11, 2018
  • Zillow Group / Eng ThreeFitty
    Where are they located?
    Aug 10, 2018 1
    • Rapport IT / Eng statelesss
      They are headquartered in Norwalk, CT and also have a office in New York City
      Aug 10, 2018
  • gFxR24
    You are heavily low balled. Negotiate till you get something u are happy with or don’t take the offer. What team are u joining?
    Aug 27, 2018 0


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