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"it is fun to work"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Software Developer in Istanbul (Turkey)
Current Employee - Software Developer in Istanbul (Turkey)
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

compensation package, work/life balance, name

Cons

career opportunities are limited and probably will be a frustration in the near future

Advice to Management

more effort for people development

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "Good company to work for"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Program Manager
    Current Employee - Program Manager
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible time
    Talented people
    Diversity aware company
    Good citizen. Contributes well for the local and global welfare
    Provides good benefits

    Cons

    Global work setting can be very stressfull
    Annual Performance evaluation system is flawed

    Advice to Management

    Remove the perfornace evaluation system to unleash the creativity of the engineers. It might be relevant for marketing and admin kind work.
    Increase the compensation to win over the competition


  2. "Very challenging, competitive but rewarding work."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Channel Manager in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Current Employee - Channel Manager in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    High energy level, company is highly self-critical, always looking to improve. Work is demanding and satisfying. Hours are very flexible.

    Cons

    Stressful due to the constant shifting focus and huge scope of work. Frequent re-orgs.

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