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"Microsoft is the destination for experienced and collaborative professionals seeking a rewarding career and lifestyle."

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Former Employee - National Director, Rich Media Solutions in San Francisco, CA
Former Employee - National Director, Rich Media Solutions in San Francisco, CA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Microsoft full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Gain tons of corporate experience in technology, development, marketing, management, business and bureaucracy.

Cons

Typical corporate politics like any other corporate companies which is expected. Layers of approval can cause huge delays.

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "Good work environment"

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    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) II in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) II in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay and very interesting jobs, co-workers are usually very bright and good at explaining solutions to problems if one arises.

    Cons

    Microsoft has shifted more from innovation to becoming a revenue-based company. Expect to put long hours


  2. Helpful (2)

    "lot's of politics"

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    Current Employee - Principal Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Principal Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    work at scale on products used by millions

    Cons

    work on products that are increasingly marginalized and being replaced by other platforms

    Advice to Management

    the world is passing Microsoft by

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