Microsoft - A great company to make impact to the world | Glassdoor
There are newer employer reviews for Microsoft
There are newer employer reviews for Microsoft

See Most Recent

"A great company to make impact to the world"

StarStarStarStarStar
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
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.

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "Great place to learn and work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Smart co-workers, great work environment, great benefits

    Cons

    Company is too big and this often leads to loss of productivity

    Advice to Management

    Reduce coupling between different groups. Decision making should be decentralised.


  2. "Challenging and Rewarding"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • 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.

There are newer employer reviews for Microsoft
There are newer employer reviews for Microsoft

See Most Recent

Work at Microsoft? Share Your Experiences

Microsoft
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
 
Click to Rate
or