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Great place to work in spite of long hours.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Mountain View, CA

I worked at Google

ProsAbililty to have high impact.
Terrific benefits / compensation.
Brilliant co-workers.

ConsLong work hours. Lots of young people with no outside obligations to compete with.

Advice to Senior ManagementThe size fits all job descriptions don't work well in all groups.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Awesome work environment for flipping burgers

Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Mountain View, CA

I worked at Google


Pros: Great work environment, smart people, unlimited toys and food. Freedom, no… Cons: You might get allocated to a position that is below or mismatched with your skills. Since the majority of their software engineers are PhD's, there… Advice to Senior Management: Consider people's skills, background, and interests, when allocating them. The free food and toys… More

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Mountain View, CA

I have been working at Google


Pros: Great people, flexible work schedule, and great benefit. Cons: Company not growing as fast anymore. Advice to Senior Management: None Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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