Flipboard

Flipboard is a social magazine available for the Web, iOS, Android, and Windows.

  • Founded 2010
  • 51-200 Employees
  • 31-50 Engineers
  • Media and Content

About Flipboard

Flipboard gives people a single place to stay informed and get inspired to pursue their passions. Worldwide users log more than 1 billion user actions a day and more than 100 million readers every month read leading publications, blogs and industry news as well as collect stories, images, and videos into their own Flipboard Magazines to share ideas with others or simply express their perspective.

Flipboard is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, with offices and teams in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Seattle, Vancouver, and London. For more information on our business, publishers, advertisers, and blogs visit https://about.flipboard.com/

Why Join Flipboard?

Our vision: At a time when society could really benefit from being more informed and inspired, we are enabling great stories to reach the right communities around the world.
Our team: We are a highly diverse team of bright, capable people. We are positive, respectful and we value self improvement. We have a track record of betting on people, giving them bigger roles, and supporting them. We believe strongly in the importance of investing in our team.
Our value: We are fully funded and making steady, meaningful progress on a premium, high margin business within a $600B, highly strategic market. Our business model is tightly aligned with our values, our partners and our user experience which makes our company both valuable and unique.
Our product: Millions of people truly love Flipboard and rely on it regularly. Flipboard is an award winning standard bearer for great mobile design, innovation, and we deeply value craftsmanship
Our platform: Our platform selects the best content from millions of sources around the world, organizes it into highly personalized feeds, and presents it for further curation by the community. We are driven by hard technical challenges and we value pioneering new technology to continually increase the power, efficiency and scale of our platform.

We value diversity and inclusion at Flipboard.

Team Flipboard on launch day
Flipboard - Team Flipboard on launch day
Monthly FlipBirthday Celebration
Flipboard - Monthly FlipBirthday Celebration
Flipboarders enjoying Giants baseball.
Flipboard - Flipboarders enjoying Giants baseball.
Flipboard HQ in Palo Alto, CA.
Flipboard - Flipboard HQ in Palo Alto, CA.
Casino Night @ Flipboard- everyone's a winner!
Flipboard - Casino Night @ Flipboard- everyone's a winner!
Furry friends are welcome at Flipboard.
Flipboard - Furry friends are welcome at Flipboard.
Annual Mochathon awards.
Flipboard - Annual Mochathon awards.
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Tech Stack
  • We develop services in Java-Python-Go
  • We deploy our services in AWS
  • We use many open-source services such as HBase-Spark-Kafka-Puppet-Jenkins
  • We emphasize innovation in areas related to our product strengths

Perks
  • Flipboard’s Palo Alto headquarters is a beautifully designed open space centrally located to public transportation
  • Annual Company-wide Mockathon
  • Flexible hours and generous 'out of office time' for holidays-vacations-sick leave-family leave- relaxation & wellness
  • Eat well with our stocked kitchen & catered breakfast & lunches
  • Team celebrations: company anniversaries-birthdays-Thanksgiving-weddings/babies--you name it we celebrate it
  • Subsidized commuter programs

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
  • Index Ventures
  • Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers
  • Insight Ventures
  • Comcast Ventures
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Suhail Rizvi


Investors
  • Index Ventures
  • Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers
  • Insight Ventures
  • Comcast Ventures
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Suhail Rizvi