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Google CEO Sundar Pichai
Sundar Pichai
2756 Ratings
Pros
  • "Also the usuals: amazing free food(in 812 reviews)

  • "Google attracts good, smart people(in 706 reviews)

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  1. "amazing"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Google

    Pros

    great opportunity for young employees

    Cons

    such a large compoany I feel a little overwhelmed

    Advice to Management

    keep in touch with new employees more

    Google2019-05-07
  2. "Customer Engineering in Cloud"

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    Current Employee - Customer Engineer in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Google full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Learning a new platform and Google-specific tools Developing great industry relationships and the ability to present to a group. Your peers are great, smart and usually nice people. You'll learn a lot about cloud sales. Google has a great brand.

    Cons

    You have one main manager and a lot of dotted lined stakeholders for your role and they don't get along. The promotion cycle is impossible, you need buy-in from many levels of leadership who dont' know your work. You'll never up-level unless you're severely underpaid. You're not technical and success is a popularity contest. There are a lot of new, very senior managers who don't know what they're doing. The organization...

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    Advice to Management

    Stop burying people in work and burning out engineers. Cloud sales happen by customer engineers, not sales people. They should get recognized more for winning.

    Google2019-04-29
  3. "Software engineer ii at google"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Google full-time

    Pros

    Nice staff good vibe creative place you can easily change teams

    Cons

    Big at times confusing some people can be mean

    Google2019-04-04
  4. "Great Company"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Google full-time

      Pros

      Great place to learn about your field, a lot of room to grow. Creative and stimulating environment.

      Cons

      Willing to dedicate your life to your job.

      Google2019-04-03
    • "Janitor"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Google full-time

      Pros

      Friendly People and a very positive workplace

      Cons

      Can be lonely at times

      Google2019-04-17
    • "Intern"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Google part-time

      Pros

      the working environment was super lit

      Cons

      The commute was so long that it got tiring.

      Google2019-03-24
    • "Be prepared to work on California Time"

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      Current Employee - Software Engineer in Waterloo, ON
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Google full-time for more than 6 years

      Pros

      Great compensation Excellent benefits Great coworkers Opportunities for travel

      Cons

      Stressful work environment Most teams report back to leadership in California

      Google2019-03-11
    • "Great place to work!"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Google full-time

      Pros

      Everyone knows the pro's. Great community, great perks, leading company.

      Cons

      Work, work, work. Work life balance is tough, but once you get used to it it's fine.

      Google2019-03-08
    • "Highly Recommended"

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      Current Employee - Account Executive in Toronto, ON
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Google full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Career growth and acceleration; Continuous learning opportunities

      Cons

      As the company continues to get bigger, there is an increasing amount of internal process that is required and can sometimes serve to slow things down

      Google2019-02-12
    • "Nice employer"

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      Former Employee - Software Intern in Toronto, ON

      I worked at Google for more than a year

      Pros

      Great working environment to be in

      Cons

      Tasks given or assigned are very specific

      Google2019-02-04
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