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"An amazing place to work"

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

Pros

- Sets the bar for employee perks
- Work with some of the best in the industry
- Develop content on projects used globally

Cons

- Sometimes a bit too relaxed
- Lots of internally developed tools that can only be learned on the job

Advice to Management

Can feel a bit fragmented internally among the various teams, and it is challenging at first to understand the various groups, their roles, and how to get certain tasks done.

Other Employee Reviews for Google

  1. "We work hard to play hard!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Recruitment Coordinator in Mountain View, CA
    Current Employee - Recruitment Coordinator in Mountain View, CA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great benefits, working with the most talented individuals, diversity, promotes work life balance and just positive energy!

    Cons

    Very little career growth and personal growth.

    Advice to Management

    Happy employees makes happy managers.


  2. "It was a great place to work."

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

    Pros

    The people, food, events, culture, and scale of work were all incredible. How many places provide cooking internships for employees?

    Cons

    Middle management was a bit slow. Things are getting more bureaucratic; it can be very hard to get things done.

    Advice to Management

    Be more transparent with your contract workers. Review some of the internal policies you have about promotion. Do more 360 reviews of managers.

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