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"Best place to intern!"

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  • Senior Management
Former Intern - Explorer Intern in Redmond, WA
Former Intern - Explorer Intern in Redmond, WA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Microsoft as an intern (Less than a year)

Pros

1. Microsoft has really changed a lot over the year. I loved being challenged every day and working on new things
2. I got a free surface pro + got to see Macklemore and Steve Ballmer live
3. Seattle is just awesome in summer. The place to be!

Cons

The corporate housing is a bit expensive

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "Good start"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Finance Manager in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Finance Manager in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    good experience of big Corp.

    Cons

    Culture is not encouraging team work

    Advice to Management

    reduce reduntency


  2. "Changing for the better"

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

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

    Pros

    Good benefit, good compensation, started to change for the better. The silos are being brought down, started to embrace openness, started to fasten the pace, weakness and mistakes are openly admitted.

    Cons

    Out of date engineering practice, accumulated technical debt and compatibility baggage

    Advice to Management

    Get rid of 90% of PMs and 80% of tests.

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