GIANT Stories at MongoDB

Real Stories from Real Moms of MongoDB

Jess Katz

Culture

In honor of this past Mother’s Day, we want to take the time to highlight some of the amazing mothers who work at MongoDB. Meghan, Ozge, and Lauren share their experiences about what it’s like to be a working mother and how motherhood has impacted their perspectives on life.

MongoDB Named One of the 25 Highest Rated Public Cloud Computing Companies to Work For

At MongoDB, we are very proud of our culture and were recently recognized by Battery Ventures in their “25 Highest Rated Public Cloud Computing Companies To Work For." This is a list based on Glassdoor ratings and reviews left by employees. We’ve entered this list for the first time and we are really honored to be featured on it.

Women's History Month: Scaling Your Career

A lot has changed in the last 100 years since women first had a chance to vote in the United States. But new major issues have risen for women: climbing the career ladder, work-life balance, and gender bias to name a few. With Women's History Month occurring this month, we at MongoDB organized our first-ever event, co-hosted by the MongoDB's Women's Group, bringing together women and allies from the tech industry to discuss ways women can grow their careers.

Meet Some of MongoDB's Influential Female Leaders

In celebration of International Women's Day, we are highlighting some of our most influential leaders at MongoDB and how they've grown at the company. According to Fairygodboss, promoting more women into leadership positions is one of the top things employers can do to make their female employees stay.

At MongoDB, we invest in our employees' professional growth to enable them to become leaders in their roles while pursuing their passions. A few of our leaders developed an internal Underrepresented People of Color Network, while others created a mentorship group to provide management and productivity tips. We try to empower our employees to lead in their own ways and give them the freedom to create programs where they feel they are lacking.

How Roswitha Found the Right Career at the Right Time

Jess Katz

Culture

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to re-enter the workplace after years of taking a break? Many people who experience a long gap in their resume are nervous about applying for a new job. The good news is that most companies value your experience and skills as long as you are passionate and able to adapt quickly.

Roswitha Remling, a Tech Support Triage Engineer at MongoDB, experienced this first-hand. Before she came to MongoDB, she took a break from working for several years to explore the world and learn about what it was she really wanted to do. She's visited 92 countries, 7 continents, and has even learned how to fly a plane!

MongoDB Celebrates the Season of Giving Around the World

Jess Katz

Culture

As the holidays quickly approach, our teams have been celebrating around the world, and also giving back to their communities. Across MongoDB, here are just a few examples of how some of our offices celebrated the season of giving in each corner of the globe.