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"A company offering great opportunity"

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Former Employee - Product Manager in Redmond, WA
Former Employee - Product Manager in Redmond, WA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

At Microsoft, any employee has the ability to control his/her career. There are any number of opportunities to move and develop based on the skills and career interests that one may have. In addition, the organization is full of some of the best and brightest in the industry.

Cons

Some of the most prevalent downside of most large organizations also exist at Microsoft. For example, bureaucracy and political positioning are normal parts of many roles at Microsoft.

Advice to Management

Continue to thrive on innovation!

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "great place to feel yourself"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Program Manager II in Redmond, WA
    Former Employee - Program Manager II in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    excellent working conditions - notably the tempature

    Cons

    the constant rain is a nuisance

    Advice to Management

    stay in shape like the other tech company bosses


  2. Helpful (5)

    "Cutthroat and unfriendly"

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    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) in Bellevue, WA
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) in Bellevue, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good Salary
    Nice location

    The work that you do may not be super interesting, but it's nice to see that your work is actually used in a piece of software used by millions.

    Cons

    Many unfriendly team members
    Strange work mentality

    The work environment is very unfriendly. Even though you are in teams, everybody at Microsoft really looks out for themselves.

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