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"Learned a lot, but feedback process was capricious"

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Former Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
Former Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at Microsoft full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Big company which means you have a lot of support to get things done

Cons

Management is out of touch with the changing landscape of open source, and internal tactics prevent good collaboration/teamwork.

Advice to Management

You have done a good job getting rid of stack ranking, now make it a good company by fostering an environment of teamwork.

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "Good place to work in"

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    Current Employee - QA Lead in Bellevue, WA
    Current Employee - QA Lead in Bellevue, WA

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

    Pros

    Work culture is good & motivating

    Cons

    Not much to say as of now


  2. "Great People! Highly technical Staff"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft part-time

    Pros

    People, Opportunities, Technology, Products, Breadth of scope and depth of impact

    Cons

    Review Model, Too much politics

    Advice to Management

    Remove the model and reduce politics

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