Metia – Kirkland, WA
You will be working on a wide range of projects for our technology focused clients. Using the latest Microsoft technologies, you will be required to… StackOverflow
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I worked at Metia full-time (more than 5 years)Pros
Some of the people are very nice, and most are easy to work with.
Easy to get to (405 & 520, near park-and-ride).
4 weeks vacation.
Small gym in the office.
Near Kirkland walking paths and Lake Washington.Cons
Focus on billable time, either on making more hours OR not using as many as needed to ensure the project is "profitable".
Sales writes contracts the production side can't deliver, then blames production.
Dysfunctional systems and process.
Talks about growing the business beyond the core of Microsoft, but struggles.
Demanding clients call at all hours.Advice to ManagementAdvice
Move beyond time-billed contracts.
Listen occasionally.RecommendsNo opinion of CEO