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"Stable company with good career opportunities"

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

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

Pros

Great company producing good products.
Company doesn't save cents on employees providing good working space.
Lots of great developers and smart people.

Cons

Lots of process in a way to get things done.
Hard to get ideas to the management. Usually ideas delivered from management to developers.
Many people care about career only.

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Solid mature company with broad range of products"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Mature processes
    Wide international local presence
    Wide range of products, covering consumer and commercial, infrastructure and applications, hardware and software
    Depth of expertise on many areas

    Cons

    At times, slow to move due to inertia in established processes and complex organizational setup
    Benefits have been downgraded

    Advice to Management

    Keep pushing to capture emerging opportunities


  2. Helpful (1)

    "overall good, rating and review system is dated and harsh"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Support Engineer in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Technical Support Engineer in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    successful company, awesome products, great pay, great benefits,

    Cons

    work life balance, stress, review system

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