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Empowering

Design Verification Engineer (Current Employee) Seattle, WA

ProsLet you do your thing
Huge learning opportunities
Access to the latest technology
No micromanagement from the managers
Encourage initiative

ConsLimited opportunities for advancement
Some office politics is unavoidable
Everything takes very long

Advice to Senior ManagementTalk to engineers, not middle management

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great experience

    Technical Support Engineer (Former Employee) Reno, NV

    I worked at Microsoft full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros: Great benefits; open communication between levels; felt like my work and opinions were respected… Cons: There was not much opportunity for advancement within my group for me (I was interested in pursuing software development rather than management) and it was… Advice to Senior Management: I was happy with the managers that I dealth with. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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    Not a place to grow your career

    Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) (Former Employee) Cambridge, MA

    I worked at Microsoft full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros: Good pay/benefits Good brand name Ability to work on cutting edge consumer… Cons: Highly political work environment. After working for over an year, you will realize that brilliance alone won't get you through going on to the next… Advice to Senior Management: Put a new review system in place Allow more easier movement… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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