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Microsoft is a great place to work, but it's a very, very big company.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Bellevue, WA (US)

I have been working at Microsoft

ProsFor all the bad raps Microsoft gets, it still changes the world. There are few places where the things you work on have a bigger impact. On top of that, great pay, benefits and working conditions.

ConsThe company is very large, and navigating the organization is complicated.

Also, the company faces some serious competitive and strategic challenges to its core businesses.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good company.

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Pros: Good benefits package, huge customer base. Cons: Politics, very slow, lots of dead wood. Advice to Senior Management: Move on. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Well-compensated, great launch pad for success outside of the company, but quickly losing talent and dog-eat-dog atmos.

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Redmond, WA (US)

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Pros: 1. Benefits 2. Technology at your fingertips 3. Resume builder 4. Clear direction 5.… Cons: 1. Review process assessed on a curve (team of 5, one employee will recieve an "underperformer" review regardless of quality performance, unless team… Advice to Senior Management: Keep an eye on the trends within departments - internal, lateral movement or movement into a less desirable role… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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