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Good place to work, especially for new graduates.

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Mountain View, CA

ProsFree food, good benefits, nice workplace....
Many young people.

ConsNot sure if it is in its peak. It will eventually going down, just like microsoft, cisco.....

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great company... but not for life

    Senior Software Engineer (Former Employee)
    Mountain View, CA

    I worked at Google


    Pros: - Average level of engineers is very high. Not everyone is a superstar, but there are practically no "dummies". - Lots of interesting technologies to learn.… Cons: - Work may be stressful - Promotion opportunities may be limited - You may start to feel strange: highly-qualified, competent... and just one "number" among others - Cramped… Advice to Senior Management: Respect engineers - you come from the same background! Give them, at least at certain level and above, more chance to decide themselves what to… More
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    Fun and prestigious

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    Mountain View, CA

    I worked at Google


    Pros: It's a great atmosphere in order to get a lot of… Cons: There most certainly is no more glitz and glitter and many feel that… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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