About: Automattic is the company behind WordPress.com, WooCommerce, Jetpack, Simplenote, Longreads, VaultPress, Akismet, Gravatar, Crowdsignal, Cloudup, Tumblr, and more.
Company size: Fully distributed company with over 1,000 employees working across 75 countries speaking 93 different languages.
Mission statement: Our common goal is to democratize publishing so that anyone with a story can tell it, regardless of income, gender, politics, language, or where they live in the world.
Work-life balance benefits at Automattic
- Open vacation policy (no set number of days per year)
- Home office setup and coworking allowances.
- Reimbursement for hardware, software, books and/or conference that promote continued learning.
- Company-sponsored life insurance.
- Open parental leave (includes maternity, paternity, and adoption)
- Paid two to three-month sabbatical encouraged every five years.
Careers at Automattic
Current opportunities available: automattic.com/work-with-us