Google - Still great, but changing quickly | Glassdoor
There are newer employer reviews for Google
There are newer employer reviews for Google

See Most Recent

Helpful (3)

"Still great, but changing quickly"

Star Star Star Star Star
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Account Manager in Mountain View, CA
Former Employee - Account Manager in Mountain View, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Google full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Smart co-workers, unbeatable perks, innovation, and the feeling that the company will lead the technology world for a long time. Individual talent is usually respected and there is a great deal of transparency and open debate.

Cons

Increasing demand to achieve results is taking stress to uncomfortable levels, and some managers are having a hard time handling it. Difficult to move to a role out of your area of expertise.

Advice to Management

Pay more attention to feedback about managers

Other Employee Reviews for Google

  1. Helpful (2)

    "The best place to work at!!"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • 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

    Lots of interesting work. Culture is amazing. Company really takes care of employees

    Cons

    Highly competitive. Ramp up takes a long time. Promotions are a little bit hard to get.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Had a good time at Google lots and lots of things to do and great groups and products"

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

    I worked at Google full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Lots and lots of perks plus salary is really good

    Cons

    You must throw your team mates under the bus to get ahead.

    Advice to Management

    Really Really look at your middle management team.


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