Pros: free lunches, free dinners, free drinks and snacks, view (downtown office), location (downtown office)
Cons: little or no breaks, long and unpredictable hours, no parking provided (downtown office)
It's difficult to give an overall review for Zynga.
As a contractor involved with the launch of two major titles, the work experience can be like apples to oranges.
One project would require the team to work an unknown number of hours in a day typically between 10 to 14 and occasionally the 17 hour shift. Then expect a punctual return the next day – more... at the normal start time.
The other attempted to create a somewhat normal cadence.
However the fast pace and long hours allowed for contractors to pick up a wide variety of experience. – less