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"Excellent work environment but your relationship with your manager will determine your fate"

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

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

Pros

Brilliant co-workers, excellent perks, collaborative internal culture.

Cons

All things hinge on your manager and if they're not very good this will harm you.

Advice to Management

More oversight on low-level managers. They can ignore their responsibilities and suffer no consequences. Those consequences are borne by their direct reports.

Other Employee Reviews for Google

  1. "Fun and challenging 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

    I have been working at Google full-time

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity and things to learn

    Cons

    always too much to do

    Advice to Management

    focus on the user and the rest will follow


  2. "Great!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Best place to work ever

    Cons

    work/life balance could be hard for some

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