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java software engineer

Java Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Mountain View, CA

I worked at Google as a contractor for more than a year

Prosfood, great place to work, interesting projects

Consi can't find any con actually

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

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Bad programmers

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Mountain View, CA

I have been working at Google full-time for less than a year


Pros: Food. I think I have gained about 15 pounds… Cons: People here don't know how to program. Advice to Senior Management: Purge the ranks. Get people who actually get stuff done, not be… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Nice perks better if you aren't a contractor

Risk Specialist (Current Employee)
Mountain View, CA

I have been working at Google as a contractor for less than a year


Pros: -you get a lot of the small perks (food, small… Cons: -Conversion to full time was hard to come by -You tend to be reminded of all the perks that you aren't… Advice to Senior Management: -Look to actually hire the contractors if they show they are capable of doing the job and handling… More

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