How did these Engineering interns tackle Groupon’s giant code base?

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at April 24th, 2017

Two interns-turned-employees share their experiences working at Groupon in both Engineering and Data Science. What have you both been working on? Sunil: I work with the Ranking and Personalization team in Palo Alto and we’re responsible for mining deals that are relevant to the customer. When you open the Groupon app on your phone or… Read More


Why Leave Groupon Engineering for a [Much, Much] Bigger Tech Company, Then Return? Director of Engineering Manish Chhabra Tells All.

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at April 10th, 2017

I am one of the recent boomerang employees of Groupon. Like some others who have left and come back, I also decided to return for the challenging opportunities and the engineering culture. In my first role here, I was leading our Goods Engineering team which is responsible for driving the engineering and product enhancements to build the online… Read More


Groupon Intern Blog: Meet Duncan…Android Developer and Pokémon Go master!

at September 21st, 2016

The #GrouponU Blog is back for 2016! We’ll regularly feature a Groupon intern or recent college grad telling you about their experience tackling challenging problems and working with our teams.   Who are you? Hey, I’m Duncan Deutsch! I’m 20 years old, and I study computer science at the University of Washington. In the fall,… Read More


Groupon Intern Blog: Meet Jenny…rising senior at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign learning while making an impact!

at August 26th, 2016

The #GrouponU Blog is back for 2016! We’ll regularly feature a Groupon intern or recent college grad telling you about their experience tackling challenging problems and working with our teams.   Who are you? My name is Jenny Cheng and I’m a rising senior in Computer Science at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. I’m an… Read More


The Design Depository: Elissa Darnell, VP of Design Talks Leading & Inspiring Creatives

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at September 13th, 2015

Elissa Darnell VP of Design Above: Elissa shares insight at the XX+UX event hosted at our Palo Alto office. When did you start? Nov 3, 2014 What brought you to Groupon? After 10 years at eBay, I was excited to join Groupon to focus on the local space. Local is a challenging space and Groupon is a leader in it…. Read More


Groupon Intern Blog: Sally, Self-Proclaimed Data Lover & Engineer

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at August 24th, 2015

The #GrouponU Blog is back for 2015! We’ll regularly feature a Groupon intern or recent college grad telling you about their experience tackling challenging problems and getting to know our teams. Today’s post features Sally, a data-centric Engineering intern from UIUC who has been working on the Fraud Prevention team in Palo Alto. Who are you? I’m… Read More



Groupon Intern Atsu: Working with 1s and 0s (and on the 1s and 2s)

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at October 1st, 2014

The #GrouponU Blog is back for 2014. We’ll regularly feature a Groupon intern or recent college grad telling you about their experience first-hand tackling challenging problems and getting to know our teams. Today’s entry is from Atsu in our Palo Alto office. Atsu keeps busy working with the data systems team on large-scale data projects,… Read More


Groupon Intern Blog: Tsion is Here for the Food and Friendship

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at August 22nd, 2014

The #GrouponU Blog is back for 2014. We’ll regularly feature a Groupon intern or recent college grad telling you about their experience first-hand tackling challenging problems and getting to know our teams. Today’s entry is from Tsion in our Palo Alto office. Tsion made her way to Groupon via Ethiopia and Atlanta and has the… Read More


Groupon Recruiting Saves the Bay

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at May 19th, 2014

As part of Groupon’s Volunteer-a-thon goal of 10,000 volunteer hours by employees in 2014, our Palo Alto Recruiting team helped out with the Save the Bay movement. Lindsay, a technical campus recruiter on our #GrouponU team, tells us more: On Wednesday, May 14th, the Palo Alto Recruiting Team (above) embarked on a journey to Save The… Read More