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"An incredible learning experience."

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  • 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

I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

You are surrounded by high end technical people and encouraged to think outside the box.

Cons

In remote locations you can feel disconnected from management.

Advice to Management

Require more interaction with managers that have remote employees

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "Great place to work at!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time

    Pros

    Lots of growth opportunities
    Different career paths
    Several businesses to pick from
    Good compensation

    Cons

    Several layers of middle management


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Process-oriented, insecure superiors"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer in Hyderabad (India)
    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer in Hyderabad (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good Campus
    Lots of activities
    Free WP7 Mobile Phones

    Cons

    Everybody tries to save their own self
    Little blame game
    Limited opportunity for mavericks and firefighters
    90% time wasted in meetings and writing mails to superiors so that they understand

    Advice to Management

    Add some spin to the machinery

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