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"The best employer I've ever had"

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Mountain View, CA
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Mountain View, CA
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

- available food onsite
- very competitive salary
- good bonuses
- variety of projects
- clear communication w/ management
- smart people working there

Cons

- traffic in the morning around the main campus
- no "start-up" feeling any more - lot's of people, lot's of projects

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    "Waste your life here"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good fame
    Good money
    Free food/shuttle etc

    Cons

    You never have a career path.

    You'll need months to figure out how to grad an easy number through the legacy system, needless to mention about the reviews, permissions etc.

    Advice to Management

    Learn from microsoft, cuz you are the microsoft of 2000 now.


  2. Helpful (4)

    "I hate my job at Google"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Nice perk, good compensation. Love the free food.

    Cons

    Little career growth. Bas Middle management

    Advice to Management

    Focus on core business and stop investing into peripheral areas.

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