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"challenging and rewarding"

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

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

Pros

smart people
great compensation
great values
challenging problems

Cons

needs disruption
needs to innovate outside of its comfort zone

Advice to Management

shake things up radically

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "It was phenomenal."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    They are one of the biggest and most successful companies in the world.

    Cons

    Moving to Washington is just too much.

    Advice to Management

    I would prepare speaking more before the interview.


  2. "MSFT Xbox"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product Manager in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Product Manager in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great work life balance, decent pay, fun products

    Cons

    lots of org issues; bloated with lots of redundancies

    Advice to Management

    streamline. Look at how Amazon structures their orgs. Lean and mean.

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