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Microsoft is great to work at as a contractor

Marketing Manager (Current Employee)
Seattle, WA

ProsIf you are a V-, depending on level of experience, you should be earning at least $80-100K. Upside, you work with really intelligent people and it could be a lot of fun!

ConsIt is intense at Microsoft. Even as a contractor, you will work long and intense hours.

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Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great place for diversified experience

    Software Development Engineer II (Current Employee)
    Bellevue, WA

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


    Pros: Microsoft has a great variety of teams doing very different work. Where else can you switch… Cons: - You are penalized when you switch teams, nothing you did on the previous team counts anymore, even if it's withing the same division/org. - Politics… Advice to Senior Management: Get rid of the banded review system and put more weight on peer review to increase collaboration. Flatten the… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Redmond, WA

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


    Pros: It is the best place to do an internship. Cons: there is no cons that I remember. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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