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"Good place to work"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Senior Product Manager in Redmond, WA
Current Employee - Senior Product Manager in Redmond, WA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

There is a lot of roles - but it also means to get a very rounded experience you would have to do different roles - but you can do them across different teams - so life stays interesting

Cons

if Promos and pay are you thing - this is not a fast paced young company - so temper expectations

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "A good place to work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Microsoft is a good company to work for. It offers:
    - Good benefts, such as good pay, good health benefits, child care help
    - Many groups and products to work on, so there is a breadth of technological space covered
    - Very diverse work styles in different teams, some with v1 culture, other much more mature

    Cons

    - Smaller pay than other big companies in the field
    - Some benefits that others offer (like free food) are not seen
    - Some teams have a lot of process to follow, which slows them down


  2. "Great company to work for"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lead Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Lead Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    + Variety of products (xbox, windows, phone, office, bing, etc) offer broad opportunities
    + Flexible work hours and great benefits
    + Very competitive pay

    Cons

    + Image/perception
    + Businesses could leverage each other more
    + Typical politics, but doesn't feel worse than other large companies

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