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"Great company with lots of challenges"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Senior Business Operations Manager in Redmond, WA
Current Employee - Senior Business Operations Manager in Redmond, WA
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

cool technologies; verity of products with huge impact on the market; some positive culture change around One Microsoft goal

Cons

complexity of the organization, difficult to navigate the politics;

Advice to Management

too early to say after latest changes;

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "Great launching pad to start your career, but you'll need to look elsewhere to reach your potential."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Program Manager in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Senior Program Manager in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of different work products to work on across consumer and enterprise features. Also the salary and benefits are great

    Cons

    Your initial growth can be very quick, but you're going to need to look outside the company to reach your potential. There are too many rules around who can be a manager.


  2. "Great culture, great people"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Large company with opportunity to move around. Great team collaboration and support. Positive work environment and lots of great perks!

    Cons

    Too much bureaucracy. Slow at adopting market trends. Slow product turnaround

    Advice to Management

    We need to listen to customers and act on it quickly,

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