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Great company, great benefit

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

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

Pros

This is a great company to work for. Very good benefit. And the company does reward smart, hard working people.

Cons

The review system has forced curve. The organization is matrixed, meaning you will only work on a small piece of the pie. However, considering the scope of the company, I think that is innevitable.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

The company has very structed management trainings, so most of the managers are ok. Leadership should focus more on strategy, so the stock price can be higher.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Getting better

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

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

    Pros

    Good Salary, Work Life Balance

    Cons

    Managers are self consumed and motivated to undermine the effort you put in. Lot of politics.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Empower and respect Engineers. Have good check on the managers because they abuse their power and get in the way of development.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Good stable company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Microsoft

    Pros

    Lots of choices for teams to work in.

    Cons

    Too big and slow, hard to get visibility. Right manager means everything.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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