Chegg

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

  • Founded 2005
  • 501-1000 Employees
  • 201-500 Engineers
  • Education

About Chegg

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 www.chegg.com/jobs

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.

Benefits

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

PARTNERSHIPS

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.

WHAT'S IN THE NAME?

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

Even have our own classrooms!
Chegg - Even have our own classrooms!
Cutting it Up at Chegg Party!
Chegg - Cutting it Up at Chegg Party!
Front Desk
Chegg - Front Desk
Chegg Quad!
Chegg - Chegg Quad!
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Tech Stack
  • Javascript
  • jQuery
  • Backbone
  • React
  • Node
  • PHP
  • Python
  • RoR
  • Java
  • MySQL
  • Cassandra
  • NoSQL
  • MongoDB
  • Redshift
  • Haproxy
  • Nginx
  • SQL
  • PostgreSQL
  • Redis

Perks
  • 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
  • College Loan Reduction Program
  • 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
  • Wii
  • Chegg Hack days
  • Company outings and team off-sites
  • On-Site Gym
  • Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Benefits
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • Retirement/401K Plan Retirement/401K Plan
  • Life & Disability Coverage Life & Disability Coverage
  • Catered lunch Catered lunch

Investors
  • Insight Venture Partners
  • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
  • FLOODGATE
  • Ashton Kutcher
  • Chris Hollod
  • Deepak Kamra


Investors
  • Insight Venture Partners
  • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
  • FLOODGATE
  • Ashton Kutcher
  • Chris Hollod
  • Deepak Kamra