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Great company to work for

Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Mountain View, CA
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Mountain View, CA

I have been working at Google full-time

Pros

- lots of smart people
- state of the art technology
- excellent IT support - never need to worry about your desk equipment

Cons

- too many smart people, hard to stand out
- some buildings are overly crowded and noisy; hard to concentrate
- easy to get fact with so many free food

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    Great culture and great place to start a career

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Google full-time

    Pros

    Awesome perks, good benefits, smart colleagues, and some really great work being done by the company

    Cons

    Can be hard to move up quickly and often competitive even for internal transfers
    Lots of really intense type-A individuals, so it can be easy to get caught up in that perfectionist atmosphere
    HUGE. Just so many people.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Remember to be authentic, transparent, and make decisions that really are best for our users
    Allow more flexibility in shaping your role or even creating a new one

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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  2.  

    Great first job

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Google

    Pros

    People development, perks, global experience

    Cons

    Huge company, somewhat bureaucratic

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