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The 20 Best Places to Work in Alameda, CA As Rated by the Women Who Work There (September 2020)

Our list of the most female-friendly employers in Alameda, CA is based on ratings and reviews from the women who work there.

InHerSight users rate their employers on 16 factors of female-friendliness, including paid time off, management opportunities, equal opportunities for women and men, the ability to work remotely, maternity and adoptive leave, flexible work hours, and more.

The companies on this list have ratings and reviews from at least 10 current or former employees as of September 3, 2020. Rate your company ›

The 20 best places to work in Alameda, CA

1. Khan Academy

4.5 stars

Khan Academy is an e-learning company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 51 to 200 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.9 stars) and paid time off (4.9 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Khan Academy:

"Fanstatic place to work for anyone who wants to make a difference!"

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2. Weebly

4.5 stars

Weebly is an internet company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 201 to 500 people. The company has its best ratings for social activities and environment (5.0 stars) and the people you work with (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Weebly:

"Great people to work around."

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3. Kink.com

4.5 stars

Kink.com is an entertainment company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 51 to 200 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.9 stars) and wellness initiatives (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Kink.com:

"Working here is a revelation in how a company can care about its employees, and still be productive."

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4. Lever

4.4 stars

Lever is an internet company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 51 to 200 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.9 stars) and equal opportunities for women and men (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Lever:

"Currently, Lever's executive team is 43% female, the management team is 47% , and the overall gender ratio to 50:50. That is a huge part of what drove me to join at Lever. Being m…"

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5. Rodan + Fields Dermatologists

4.4 stars

Rodan + Fields Dermatologists is a health, wellness and fitness company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 201 to 500 people. The company has its best ratings for equal opportunities for women and men (4.8 stars) and female representation in leadership (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Rodan + Fields Dermatologists:

"I am not in the main office but an independent consultant, technically owning my own business entity. However we have training sessions and work as teams. There is always a lot of…"

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6. Procore Technologies

4.4 stars

Procore Technologies is a computer software company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.9 stars) and social activities and environment (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Procore Technologies:

"Company in a male dominated industry is (as to be expected) also predominantly male. However, they are eager to balance this and want to reward top talent when they see it. Salari…"

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7. Sage Intacct

4.3 stars

Sage Intacct is a computer software company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 501 to 1000 people. The company has its best ratings for the people you work with (4.8 stars) and social activities and environment (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Sage Intacct:

"Great people to work with here. The culture is slowly being drained out of the sales floor though."

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8. Even

4.3 stars

Even is a financial services company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 51 to 200 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.8 stars) and the people you work with (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Even:

"I am lucky to work at a company with such a powerful mission: to make the math/finances of being middle class easier. Being poor is expensive and everyone at the company is aligne…"

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9. Eventbrite

4.2 stars

Eventbrite is an internet company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for female representation in leadership (4.8 stars) and paid time off (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Eventbrite:

"Having worked at a number of tech companies in the Bay Area, Eventbrite is the first that is has a 50/50 gender split. Women are well represented throughout the company at ev…"

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10. Palo Alto Networks

4.2 stars

Palo Alto Networks is a computer & network security company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for the people you work with (4.5 stars) and paid time off (4.4 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Palo Alto Networks:

"I have thoroughly enjoyed my 3 plus years as an FTE at Palo Alto Networks. I work with a great team, and it is exciting to be part of the industry leader in Cyber Security."

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11. LinkedIn

4.2 stars

LinkedIn is an internet company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for wellness initiatives (4.7 stars) and social activities and environment (4.6 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for LinkedIn:

"Better than most, and improving"

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12. Etsy

4.2 stars

Etsy is an internet company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 501 to 1000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.7 stars) and family growth support (4.5 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Etsy:

"By far, the best job I ever had."

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13. The Boston Consulting Group (BCG)

4.2 stars

The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a management consulting company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.7 stars) and equal opportunities for women and men (4.5 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for The Boston Consulting Group (BCG):

"Fabulous organization with a collegial work environment. "

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14. Intuit

4.1 stars

Intuit is a computer software company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for wellness initiatives (4.6 stars) and paid time off (4.4 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Intuit:

"The best company I have worked for. I certainly don’t feel like I’m just a remote worker even if I’m a seasonal employee. There’s a great culture being fostered through all channe…"

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15. Chronicle Books

4.1 stars

Chronicle Books is a publishing company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 201 to 500 people. The company has its best ratings for the people you work with (4.7 stars) and female representation in leadership (4.7 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Chronicle Books:

"I'm am so lucky and honored to work at Chronicle Books. I am the envy of many, and it's well deserved. "

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16. Flexport

4.1 stars

Flexport is a logistics and supply chain company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.5 stars) and the people you work with (4.4 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Flexport:

"Flexport is a great place for women to work and grow their career"

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17. Zillow

4.1 stars

Zillow is an internet company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.9 stars) and paid time off (4.7 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Zillow:

"Really happy here! Love seeing how many females we have in senior leadership and how important that fact is to the company. I never feel like being a woman is even a thing here, b…"

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18. Synchrony

4.1 stars

Synchrony is a financial services company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.6 stars) and female representation in leadership (4.6 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Synchrony:

"I really love working at SYF. The CEO is a woman. There is cultural diversity and hours to distribute to volunteer organisations. Very envolved in the community! I like Alex Price…"

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19. ThoughtWorks

4.1 stars

ThoughtWorks is an information technology and services company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for the people you work with (4.9 stars) and social activities and environment (4.7 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for ThoughtWorks:

"This is a great place to work with very thoughtful and thorough policies. There is a vocal and demonstrative move toward recruiting (and retaining) women in technical and leadersh…"

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20. Gusto

4.0 stars

Gusto is a financial services company with locations in the Alameda, CA area, that employs 201 to 500 people. The company has its best ratings for equal opportunities for women and men (5.0 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (5.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Gusto:

"Gusto is such a great place to work, especially as a woman. They're very focused on D&I and diversifying, but also keeping women top of mind. The paid parental leave is OUT OF THI…"

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Companies with ratings and reviews from at least 10 current or former US-based employees are eligible for this list. Company ratings accurate as of September 3, 2020.

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