Google - Senior Software Engineer | Glassdoor
There are newer employer reviews for Google
There are newer employer reviews for Google

See Most Recent

"Senior Software Engineer"

StarStarStarStarStar
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

Pros

Lots of smart people to work with.

Cons

Google is now a big place.

Other Employee Reviews for Google

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Talented people working their hardest in a playful setting."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Community Manager in Portland, OR
    Former Contractor - Community Manager in Portland, OR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Google as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Talented coworkers, results driven management decisions, challenging and high paced work environment. It's fun to be a part of a company that gives so much to the world.

    Cons

    Chaotic and full of bureaucracy. Highly competitive. Top heavy management. There is a major class system when it comes to contract workers versus full time employees.

    Advice to Management

    Increase staff in finance and HR departments. Give contractors more privileges. Stop dragging your feet on conversions/headcount for successful teams, or teams that are critical to the success of the company.


  2. "Awesome"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Palo Alto, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Google full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great people, great projects, great culture

    Cons

    Google is not as startup-y anymore.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing awesome.

There are newer employer reviews for Google
There are newer employer reviews for Google

See Most Recent

Work at Google? Share Your Experiences

Google
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
 
Click to Rate
or