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Wonderful place to work with great people

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

I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 10 years)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Excellent diversity of areas of interest - you can do anything you want to do
Crazy awesome set of extra-curricular activities
Great community

Cons

Caf regularly sucks
Too much bureaucracy on occasion
Getting stuff (books, licenses, etc.) can be a hassle for no good reason

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  1. Sde intern intervir

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

    I have been working at Microsoft as an intern (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    People are nice
    You get your own office
    you get many computer monitors
    Drink are free.
    People are smart, you get to ask a lot of questions and they usually help you out

    Cons

    No con really. Its a bit far from home


  2. Great place to learn & grow, excellent benefits

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

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    A wide range of technology area to learn; Cloud, Operating systems, SW Development tool etc
    Ability move within the company from one technology area to another
    Competive Salary and benefits

    Cons

    Management risk averse and slow in making decision
    Lacks competetive edge and hunger compared to a startup company

    Advice to Management

    Foster and support small startup business with in each Division to enrich current and future portfolio. Not just incubation but actuall SW & Services businesses. Avoid throwing away ideas that may look like small money today.


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