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Good company, smart people

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redmond, WA (US)
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redmond, WA (US)

I have been working at Microsoft

Pros

At microsoft, you have a chance to work with world-class engineers and large scale project, The company provides very comprehensive training and career development path.

Cons

As with any large companies, Microsoft is mature and less agile than many startup companies, this results in late response to market opportunities.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Management has done a great job in company management, they can do a better job in pursing opportunities based on new market trends

Recommends
Approves of CEO

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    Great Place to work but like any other big company environment

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer II
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer II

    I have been working at Microsoft

    Pros

    1) Good number of Product Groups, you can move around and have varied experience
    2) If management likes you, you can grow faster

    Cons

    1) There are Politics
    2) There are backstabbers
    3) Your loss is someone else's gain. And review process vouches for the statement made.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    1) Better policies in place needed
    2) Direct Manager has a great amount of say and that needs to be minimized

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    good place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Microsoft

    Pros

    challenge projects, cooperative environment, strong team

    Cons

    pressure on schedule, bad on engineering excellence

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    be more proactive in pursuing market trend

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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