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"Best company I have worked for"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Mountain View, CA
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Mountain View, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Google full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

The job offers the rare opportunity to make big impact to life of millions of people. I work with extremely smart people and everyone is excited to come to work everyday. With all different kinds of project in Google, I can alway find something that interests me.

Cons

Google is a big company, so it's different from startup company. There will be process built that you need to follow and organization can be hierarchical. But it's nature of a big company. Still, there are some projects and teams in Google that act like startup.

Other Employee Reviews for Google

  1. "Best company in the world."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Head of Industry in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Head of Industry in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Google full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Perks, products & innovation mixed with a fantastic culture

    Cons

    Long hours and late nights due to everchanging digital media world

    Advice to Management

    Looking to bring back the NYC Culture in the office


  2. "Amazing work environment but small cog"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Technical Recruiter in Mountain View, CA
    Former Contractor - Technical Recruiter in Mountain View, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Google as a contractor

    Pros

    Google has everything and more when it comes to accommodating their employees. Even contractors have access to the many spoils that Google offers. Great resume builder and place to meet smart engineers.

    Cons

    You are a small contributor in a large operation. Not a lot of growth opportunities outside of engineering.

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