Putting diversity hiring into action in Seattle

By
at May 31st, 2017

What’s one impactful way to connect diverse talent with tech companies? Put them in a room together and have deliberate conversations about diversity hiring. The Tech Jobs Tour, formerly TechUP, is an organization that—in conjunction with like-minded organizations such as Lesbians Who Tech—focuses on promoting and supporting diverse and non-traditional engineers in order to diversify… Read More


What’s the key to real progress for women in Tech? Anu explains.

By
at May 24th, 2017

Groupon’s Anu Gali, Director of Engineering & Silicon Valley Biz Journal “Women of Influence” honoree, says getting women interested in the Tech sector is only half the battle. I was recently honored at the the 2017 “Women of Influence” award ceremony organized by The Silicon Valley Business Journal. Each year the magazine recognizes local business… Read More


A Year in Review | 2016 Employee Volunteer Program Recap

at January 30th, 2017

  Our Social Responsibility mission is simple: to help people and communities thrive and prosper. We do this through a secret formula of employee do-goodery, responsible business practices, customer collaboration and nonprofit investment. 2016 has been an exciting year for Groupon’s Employee Volunteer Program – a year of increased engagement and more significant impact in… 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


Groupon Intern Blog: Meet Abby & Jinting…rising UMichigan seniors on the Application Security Team in Chicago!

at July 14th, 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? Abby: Hi! My name is Abby Grobbel and I am interning with Groupon this summer! I will be a senior at the… Read More


Groupon Intern Blog: Meet Annie & Lisa! Rising junior EECS Undergrads and bubble soccer pros!

at July 6th, 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. Nice to meet you! Who are you? Hi I’m Annie, and I’m an SDET intern on the Mobile tools, infrastructure and automation team focusing on… Read More


Tech Spotlight: Groupon Culture & Inclusivity Brought Sarah Kim Back Full-Time

By
at December 29th, 2015

Name: Sarah Kim Title: Software Development Engineer Start date: July 2015 You were previously an intern here; how did your internship impact your decision to come back to Groupon as a full-time employee? I had such a great time at my internship on Pull in Chicago. I think the biggest influence was the people I met during my… Read More


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

By
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


Women in Tech: Karen Talks Projects and Pegasi

By
at July 14th, 2015

Today’s Women in Technology (WIT) entry is about Karen, a Technical Project Manager here at Groupon. Karen gives us insight into taxonomy and how she went from Merchant Research to a role in the Tech organization.  Name: Karen  Title: Technical Project Manager Start date: August 2011 What’s your Groupon story in a nutshell? I graduated college with… Read More


Women in Tech: Senior Technical Product Manager Jena

By
at June 9th, 2015

Today’s Women in Technology (WIT) blog entry features Jena, a Senior Technical Product Manager in Chicago who recently represented Groupon at the Chicago Ventures’ CEO Summit. What do you enjoy about working in Engineering at Groupon? I am a Senior Technical Product Manager on the Customer Experience team. I am still a newbie to Groupon as I… Read More