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"Good exposure into working of a large MNC"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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Approves of CEO

Pros

Good people, plenty of resources to learn

Cons

Very process driven, slow and not agile

Advice to Management

Relook at the appraisal system

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Might be idea to start your career, but not much opportunity for further growth due to the company size."

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer II
    Current Employee - Software Engineer II
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Collaborative culture.
    A good start for a new grad.
    Not so bad compensation.
    Seattle is a beautiful city.

    Cons

    Not so clear future.
    Too much competition. After several years your growth likely to slow down and plateu.
    Too much politics. Sometimes you wonder how those people ended up in upper management although theyc annot understand a simple piece of code.

    Advice to Management

    They need to get rid of some sales and marketing people who has no idea of innovation and get some innovative real technical guys in the upper management.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Not it used be to anymore..."

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Program Manager
    Former Employee - Program Manager
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    It has good benefits and resource support, well known company is good to have on your resume, many talented employees.

    Cons

    The culture has been shifting toward more polictics than doing the right thing for customers. Decisions changed often with very disorganized communications.

    Advice to Management

    Decisions could be make at high level with little considerations how to implement successfully.

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