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Meta recruiter asking for internal references - What does this mean?

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Mid-Level Software Engineer at Twitch2 months ago

Hey everyone, I tried searching online about this but couldn't find much info. I did virtual onsites with Meta this week and the recruiter called me asking if I knew anyone at Meta that could be used as an internal reference.

Is this generally a good sign and does this mean I'm going to the HC?



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    Tech Lead @ Robinhood, Meta, Course Hero
    2 months ago

    If you have done an interview, this should be a good sign: It's probably because you did well enough to be in consideration of an offer, and they want to deepen the packet. A tentative congratulations!

    I recommend going through this thread as well: "Can you please suggest me any names from Meta to put as references?"

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    Tech Lead/Manager at Meta, Pinterest, Kosei
    2 months ago

    Yes, a good sign. I gave the names of 2 people I worked with at Pinterest who now worked at Meta (and gave them a heads-up about it as well).