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"benefits great, but work-life balance isn't"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Engineer in San Francisco, CA
Current Employee - Engineer in San Francisco, CA
Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

* Perks and compensation
* Career opportunities

Cons

* Work-life balance isn't good.
* Can be very stressful at times.
* Doing too many things, which detract from the quality of products and dwindle resources

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  1. "Great Culture"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
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    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent, smart, committed colleagues and free food

    Cons

    not sure company is committed to not doing evil


  2. "Awesome people, becoming too bureaucratic"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Manager in Calif City, CA
    Former Employee - Account Manager in Calif City, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Google full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Awesome people to work with

    Cons

    Getting too bureaucratic and losing original vision

    Advice to Management

    Allow space for individual ideas to flourish


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