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"Excellent experience"

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  • Career Opportunities
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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Engineer in Redmond, WA
Current Employee - Engineer in Redmond, WA
Recommends

Pros

Challenging atmosphere and Excellent benefits

Cons

Can be difficult to maintain work life balance

Advice to Management

Need better work/life balance

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "Great"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Program Manager in Redmond, WA
    Former Employee - Program Manager in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great medical benefits
    Great work life balance and decent pay
    Fun place to work
    Most of the teams have some really smart Engineers

    Cons

    Lots of email every day. You really need to how to to manage your email/meetings
    Too many partner dependecies which make product development cycles long and forever. (But I think this may be beacuse all Microsoft products are integrated pretty well unlike other companies)

    Advice to Management

    Uber management at MS is pretty good. They are very passionate and do a decent job communicating their vision/ideas to all teams.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Awesome Company, awesome people, great projects!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) II in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) II in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Love to come to work every single day.. Despite the hate (which always exist for Microsoft), I love Microsoft and working for it. I still think its THE BEST company to work for.

    Cons

    Keep eyes open for opportunities to acquire companies when they are small!

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing the best!

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