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Exciting time to be at Microsoft

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsWas in Beijing office. Great place to be, great people, lots going on. Very exciting and important time for MS in China.

ConsLarge company - like any large company can take a while to get things done. Time difference w/ headquarters compounds that.

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    Great company full of bright, passionate individuals that lacks the clear vision and cohesion to bring it all together.

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

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


    Pros: Being surrounded by bright and passionate individuals makes for a strong growth environment.… Cons: Many "dinosaur" business groups *cough* Windows *cough* want to keep working the way they did when processors had only 1 core and sub-100mhz clock… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Great work, politics can be demoralizing

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

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


    Pros: Great work, highly capable colleagues, high standard, access to lot… Cons: These days MSFT has become highly political which is a turn off.… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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