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"Positive company, although with drawbacks"

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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
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

Reasonably good pay and benefits, wide range of available fields to work on covered, everyone can find something for themselves (from low-level coding to abstract research), nice corporate culture.

Cons

Some teams/projects are mismanaged, and there's significant waste of resources in some departments.

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "Awesome Company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time

    Pros

    The work-life balance is very good. Team of highly talented people and very casual environment.

    Cons

    Not much cons. Typical problems that come with really big organization. Sometimes competition can get really stiff.


  2. "Solid company with lots of strings"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Bellevue, WA
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Bellevue, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay
    Good benefits
    Lots of interesting jobs and projects
    Every field of tech available
    Expert co-workers

    Cons

    Slow pace depending on team
    Politics
    Older generation employees

    Advice to Management

    Improve efficiency and agility


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