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"Pleasant"

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Former Employee - Software Engineer in Mountain View, CA
Former Employee - Software Engineer in Mountain View, CA
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Good benefits, good infrastructure, generally reasonable coworkers.

Cons

Promotion by committee means it's harder to get recognized for an obscure project or brunt work maintaining important stuff than for working on 'sexy' projects.

Advice to Management

Do something to unbreak the promotion system.

Other Employee Reviews for Google

  1. "Experience"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
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    Former Employee - SWE in Mountain View, CA
    Former Employee - SWE in Mountain View, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Had a blast in Google with all the freebies, excellent people to work with. Competitive atmosphere. people are great. opportunities for development

    Cons

    Not much downside. space is a problem with large growth. sometimes group compete with each other. managers are usually cool


  2. "Amazing place to work as long as your role is fulfilling."

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Amazing culture, great opportunity to learn.

    Cons

    Limited opportunity for vertical career growth.

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