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"Great company - but getting too big."

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Account Manager in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
Current Employee - Account Manager in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Google full-time (More than a year)

Pros

- Great company culture
- A healthy work/life balance is stimulated by management
- Very smart people to work with; the strict interviews due pay off.
- Good benefits - best in the industry

Cons

- Company is getting big and this is stifling innovation.
- Too many metrics in place to measure success

Other Employee Reviews for Google

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    "Google is a great place to work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Work ambiance
    Opportunities
    Smart people
    Great product
    Great perks

    Cons

    Promotion process quite unfair
    Bureaucracy
    Politics
    Lack of design spirit


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    "Great place"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Google full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    * Great perks and compensation
    * Good growth opportunities

    Cons

    * Not many projects to choose from
    * Hard to grow after reaching a certain level

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