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"Highly competitive environment"

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Former Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
Former Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
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Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

There will always be work to do that keeps you challenged and focused.

Cons

Performance is very much dependent on constantly completing tasks above and beyond.

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "Great company all around."

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

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

    Pros

    1) Variety of technologies
    2) Smart people
    3) Ability to make a impact
    4) Flexible work hours

    Cons

    1) Lack of engineering processes across teams
    2) Some of the technologies are less exciting but have to be around for backwards compatibility


  2. "Great Culture"

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

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    You can do any job you feel like, its almost like in pursuit of happiness.

    Cons

    become lean and nimble, we are carrying too much baggage in terms of people.

    Advice to Management

    Stay course


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