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Great Place to Work, Challenging with Good Work/Life Balance

Program Manager II (Current Employee) Redmond, WA

ProsWork on some of the most impactful products and have a lot of autonomy. The company really lets you define your work/life balance well.

ConsSometimes there can be too little willingness to take risks and a bit too much bureaucracy

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Lots of problems but overall a good place to work for a while.

    User Experience Lead (Current Employee) Redmond, WA

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: Great benefits but they are getting worse in 2013. They will still be good but not quite golden. Decent compensation. Most people are… Cons: A lot of process is needed to guide a ship as big as Microsoft but the company is often a slave to the process instead… Advice to Senior Management: Take the time and make an effort to learn what your direct reports are "actually doing" instead of relying mainly on… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Best place to work for

    Research Intern (Former Employee) Redmond, WA

    I worked at Microsoft as an intern for less than a year


    Pros: - A lot of smart people around - All cutting edge technologies - High speed hardware availability - Free coffee and… Cons: - No free lunch/ dinner. - Very big company; so dependencies are large. Each department has their own priority. So,… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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