Hey there [name], we're thrilled you're taking the next step and joining us for an interview with Guru. We'll update this card as we continue the process, so it will always have the most up-to-date information about your next steps. If you have any questions at all, don't hesitate to shoot me a text at (000-000-0000). - Joe
• Intro call w/ Joe
• Intro call w/ Matt Shaeffer, Engineering Manager
• Practical Assignment
During your onsite interview, you'll meet with a variety of our team members to get a feel for what it's like to work at Guru. We'll schedule a few 30-minute blocks with different groups and individuals to give you a chance to get to know a few key departments. On 10/9/19, you'll be meeting with:
Matt Shaeffer, Engineering Manager
Joe Gomez, Talent Acquisition Manager
Nora West, Product Manager
Jake Sauer, Lead Product Designer
Mitch Stewart, Co-Founder & CTO
Please be prepared to discuss your practical assignment during your interview, but don't stress! These are designed to be conversational, and to give you a better understanding of our company culture.
Our East Coast office address is: 121 S Broad St Philadelphia, PA 19107. When you arrive, you'll need to sign in at the front desk of the building, and the receptionist will provide further instructions on how to get to our offices. There are several parking garages around the office if you'll be driving in, and the area is very accessible via SEPTA. If you're traveling from out of town for your interview, please reach out to Joe to coordinate any flights, trains, or hotels.
PS—No need to suit up for your interview, our office dress code is very casual and we want you to feel comfortable!
Some completely optional readings and videos that may be helpful in getting to know Guru.
Read about our Core Values and leadership team on our company About page.
Get inside our heads with our company blog.
Got some time to kill before or after your interview? Here are our current favorite things to do in the city.
Hungry? Check out our favorite spots around the office with our Philly Food Guide.
Learn more about our CEO's philosophy through some of his featured publications. A few of our favorites:
The Guru Origin Story: A Somewhat True Telling: Rick and Guru co-founder Mitch Stewart recount the foundation of Guru.
Artificial Intelligence, Hype, and the Future of Humanity: Rick spoke about the future of AI at the 2018 Business of Software Conference USA. Check out this recording for learnings from our AI initiatives at Guru and Rick's take on the implications of AI in enterprise software.
How AI Will Make Customer Service Reps Better At Their Jobs: Rick shares why we at Guru believe that AI should be used to make customer-facing reps better at their jobs as a member of the Forbes Technology Council.