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Redmond, WA
5000+ Employees
Company - Public (MSFT)
Information Technology
$10+ billion (USD) per year

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Pros: 1. If you love tech, this is a great place. No doubt you'll talk tech (mostly the MSFT stack) from enterprise to consumer - from PCs to phones to Xboxes - from datacenter to desktop.

2. What were GREAT benefits are now VERY GOOD (took a small…
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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Redmond, WA Oct 2013 Reviewed last week New

Interview Details – They flew me in and put me up in a hotel (not great and not shabby either) and paid for a rental car and reimbursed me for meals etc. -- that was smooth and I appreciate that they have done that before and they did it fairly well compared to other instances. On the day of the interview, I was met…Full Interview

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2012
100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2010
Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2010
Best Workplaces for Commuters, National Center for Transit Research at USF, 2010
Most Admired Companies in Research Science, Black Engineer & Information Technology, 2010

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