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Company size
San Francisco, California

Workplace initiatives at Automattic

Workplace initiative Status
Breastfeeding rooms
Coaching programs
Continuation of superannuation payments whilst on paid Parental Leave
Continuation of superannuation payments whilst on unpaid Parental Leave No
Domestic and Family Violence policy No
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) No
Employee engagement scores year on year 2018 : 83%2017 : 79%
Employee turnover rate 4.5% for 2016
Employer is a Pay Equity Ambassador* No
Internal Women's networking groups
Leadership development programs
Mentoring opportunities
Minimum tenure required to be eligible for Paid Parental Leave 12 months
Open to discussing flexible working arrangements at the interview stage?
Opportunities to purchase leave Unlimited Annual Leave
Paid Parental Leave at full salary for primary carer (not including government-funded parental leave) 26 weeks
Paid Parental Leave at full salary for secondary carer Unlimited Annual Leave
Paid volunteer days Unlimited Annual Leave
Programs for parents returning to work after Parental Leave
Targets to raise the number of women in leadership No

About Automattic

We are the people behind 

WordPress.com, WooCommerce, Jetpack, Simplenote, Longreads, VaultPress, Akismet, Gravatar, Polldaddy, Cloudup, and more.

We believe in making the web a better place.

We’re a distributed company with over 800 Automatticians in 69 countries speaking 84 different languages. Our common goal is to democratise publishing so that anyone with a story can tell it, regardless of income, gender, politics, language, or where they live in the world.

We believe in Open Source and the vast majority of our work is available under the GPL(General Public License). 

We strive to live by the Automattic Creed.

Come work with us!


*Employer has undertaken the requirements to be on the Pay Equity Ambassador list, administered by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA).

**Open vacation policy in place