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Amazing Company inspires the World

Account Manager (Current Employee)
Dublin, Dublin (Ireland)

ProsLots of opportunities within the company - globally.
Stay flexible and you find your ways.
Lots of smaller "teams/companies" within one big company. You can choose the size you like to work with.
Perks (!!)
Amazing customers you can learn + grow with.

ConsPro + Con: sometimes levels needed for Career, sometimes not.
Big company has always the challenge to make you just a one of many.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great if you're an engineer, not so great if you're in UX or not in Mountain View

    User Experience Designer (Current Employee)
    London, England (UK)

    I have been working at Google full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Lots of freedom, cool projects and great colleagues. You have to find the right project though, where the team does appreciate UX as that's not… Cons: Google doesn't really seem to understand UX. Design decisions are often made by committee and based on technology or what the VP likes. The UX… – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Only for the comfort seeking

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Google


    Pros: Food, brand name, work culture, plush offices (all the superficial… Cons: No career track, slow career advancement, wrong person for the… Advice to Senior Management: I now understand why the Google stock price is dropping. You hire incredibly over qualified people for the job and pay 2x wages for it.… More
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