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Great company to work for

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer  in  Redmond, WA
Current Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA

I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Work-life balance is better as compared to other companies.
Great benefits.
Smart co-workers.
Option to change product group.

Cons

Contentious performance review model - visibility gets rewarded more than collaboration.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    A lot of oppotunities and smart people

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Consultant  in  Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Consultant in Redmond, WA

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Oppotunities in different area and technology
    Smart people, world class environment

    Cons

    Competitive review process
    Too big to move fast

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    I love working for MicroSoft.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) II  in  Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) II in Redmond, WA

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good work life balance. Opportunity to work on products that impacts millions of customers.

    Cons

    Process oriented and management is not technical enough.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Promote people with technical skills . Most of them are getting promoted just because of their communication skills.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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