Help students save time, save money, and get smarter.

Founded 2005
501-1000 employees
  • Education
  • Headquarters address
    Santa Clara, CA
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    About Us

    Chegg is a publicly-held company based in Santa Clara, California and trades on the NYSE under the symbol CHGG and has 800+ employees with offices in Santa Clara, San Francisco, New York, Provo, Atlanta, Israel, and Ukraine. Chegg makes higher education more affordable, more accessible, and more successful for students....always putting students first!

    Online Academic Student Hub for Learning: Chegg Study, Chegg Tutoring, Careers Search, Internship Admissions, and College Admissions.

    You can also be part of this fantastic company - we are hiring across the organization; check us out at

    Tech Stack

    Our tech stack: Javascript (jQuery/Backbone/React/Node) in the front, PHP/Python/RoR in the middle, Java in the back; Restful architecture gluing the tiers; MySQL handling the transactional data storage and Cassandra the NoSQL storage.


    Medical: Anthem PPO and HMO; Kaiser HMO
    Dental: Guardian
    Vision: VSP
    Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
    Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment
    Supplementary Life Insurance
    Short & Long Term Disability
    Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    401k with Matching
    Tuition Reimbursement
    PTO: Our policy is simple...we don't have one! Our employees work with their manager to schedule time off and we don't track it
    5 days off to volunteer each year
    Holidays: 9 scheduled holidays
    Fully stocked kitchen
    Lunch on us every day
    Foosball, Ping Pong, Pool Table and Wii
    Chegg Hack days
    Company outings and team off-sites
    On-Site Gym
    Electric Vehicle Charging Stations


    Chegg has partnered with American Forests to plant a tree for every textbook that is rented bought or sold. To date, Chegg has planted more than 1.5 million trees.


    Chegg was launched as and in 2007 officially changed its name to Chegg, a well-thought-out combination of chicken and egg.

    Tech stack

    Javascript,jQuery,Backbone,React,Node,PHP,Python,RoR,Java,MySQL,Cassandra,NoSQL,MongoDB, Redshift,Haproxy,Nginx,SQL,PostgreSQL,Redis


    Compensation and retirement


    Health and wellness

    Health insurance
    Dental insurance
    Vision insurance
    Life insurance
    Disability insurance

    Values and quality of life

    Catered lunches
    Chegg - Even have our own classrooms!
    Chegg - Cutting it Up at Chegg Party!
    Chegg - Front Desk
    Chegg - Chegg Quad!