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"Frustrating, inward and parochial. Financally on par or better than other jobs"

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

Benefits , location, package , opportunity (if you have right mgt)

Cons

Bureaucracy, over structured and thinking, slow

Advice to Management

Get closer to partners in order to succeed in mobile. Hire industry executives and keep engineers out of snr mgt

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. Helpful (1)

    "great"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    everything is just great at MS

    Cons

    stack rank is a numbers game not people

    Advice to Management

    can't run this company like an accounting firm...by the numbers. Everyone is trying their hardest to do what is right for MS and our customers


  2. "Great place to work at"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA

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

    Pros

    Highly intelligent peers, very challenging work. Very flexible work culture with focus on getting things done. Results are highly rewarded.

    Cons

    Lot of good peers means hard to stand out.

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