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"A great company to make impact to the world"

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Current Employee - Architect in Changping, Beijing (China)
Current Employee - Architect in Changping, Beijing (China)

I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Talented people around you. Strong technical capability.

Cons

Collaboration not easy. Insufficient local empowerment.

Advice to Management

Worldwide vision, local empowerment.

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  1. "Challenging and Rewarding"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Development Manager
    Current Employee - Business Development Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Creative, intelligent people. You have the autonomy to craft your business within certain pre-determined boundaries. Benefits are excellent and there is flexiblity in work/life balance. Compensation is reasonable.

    Cons

    Working long hours. High stress especially in sales roles. Lots of complexity and ambiguity. You have to really know how to navigate Microsoft to be successful. Promotions are few even when exceed goals.

    Advice to Management

    Learn to develop a genuine interest in your people.


  2. "I love it here."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer in Hyderabad (India)
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer in Hyderabad (India)
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    1) Good Pay
    2) Good free goodies and all (winphone and surface)
    3) Awesome scope to design your own implementations of small components

    Cons

    1) Schedules can get a little tight sometimes. Might have to work on weekends sometimes then,
    2) Changing teams can be a bit of a pain.

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