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Great place to work with

Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) II (Current Employee)
Redmond, WA

Pros1. Wealth of knowledge and industry experience
2. Diverse set of products
3. Great pay, benefits and profit sharing

Cons1. Growth determined by who you know, not what you do
2. Developers are given preference over test and PM
3. Too much red tape

Advice to Senior ManagementCreate more transparency about review system
Improve the career growth trajectory for SDET role
Cut the red tape

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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


    Pros: top notch people, difficult problems to solve, high complexity Cons: some times feels too big and too hard to get… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Seattle, WA

    I have been working at Microsoft as a contractor for more than 3 years


    Pros: Let you do your thing Huge learning opportunities Access to the latest… Cons: Limited opportunities for advancement Some office politics is unavoidable Everything takes very… Advice to Senior Management: Talk to engineers, not middle management Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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