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Updated June 24, 2017
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  1. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer II in Hyderabad (India)
    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer II in Hyderabad (India)
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    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    One of the best places to work for with great work life balance.

    Cons

    Your role might change very drastically to meet the demands of the ever changing software ecosystem. If you can cope with that, it's an excellent place to work for.


  2. "Very good company to work"

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    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer II in Hyderabad (India)
    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer II in Hyderabad (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    One of the best technology companies to work for, good pay, good benefits and great environment to grow and learn,

    Cons

    nothing really specific, some politics around which are there everywhere.

    Advice to Management

    keep up the good work.


  3. "QA and ADMIN manager."

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    Current Employee - QA Manager in Ahmedabad (India)
    Current Employee - QA Manager in Ahmedabad (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    I have a good leadership quality. And with Microsoft no need to give any reason. It's insulting.

    Cons

    Leadership, I would like to take challenges. And pass thought it very easy and carefully.

    Advice to Management

    Currently, I have no Idea about management so I did not give any advice.


  4. "Great Place to work and learn"

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    Former Employee - Support Escalation Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Former Employee - Support Escalation Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    1. Good learning environment
    2. Good Salary
    3. Good Management
    4. Ample opportunities
    5. Great Extra Curricular activities

    Cons

    1. Work life balance
    2. Compensation for few people will be less despite their contributions compared to least contributor.


  5. "Great Company"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer II in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Former Employee - Software Engineer II in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great place to kick start your career

    Cons

    No cons are there. Its a great company

    Advice to Management

    Be helpful.


  6. "Freelance graphic designer"

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    Current Freelancer - Graphic Designer in Mumbai (India)
    Current Freelancer - Graphic Designer in Mumbai (India)

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

    Pros

    long term relationship with every clients

    Cons

    there are no Cons because all clients are good in nature


  7. "Internship at Microsoft"

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    Former Intern - Software Development Engineer in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Former Intern - Software Development Engineer in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Company is good at its products and the working environment is good , flexible employment hours are provided .

    Cons

    most things are not provided to interns like products and they just treat interns as a person who has come for vacation here and try to provide as less work as possible to them .

    Advice to Management

    Provide work to juniors too as an intern I didn't got much to learn . Totally disappointed :(


  8. "Great learning Experience"

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    Former Employee - Microsoft Student Partner in Hyderabad (India)
    Former Employee - Microsoft Student Partner in Hyderabad (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    It was a huge platform to exhibit communication skills.

    Cons

    It was hectic at times


  9. "Developer support"

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    Current Employee - Support Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Support Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time

    Pros

    Nice salary
    Awesome work culture
    Lots of benefits ( apart from salary like medical cover, allowances)
    Lots of paid leaves ( 20 EL +12 sick + all other categories like marriage, paternity, family care, maternity etc.)
    Work from home
    Free Microsoft softwares
    Infinite learning opportunities
    Flexiblility in work
    Shift allowances
    Team outings ( every quarter)
    Brand (obviously, it is Microsoft)

    Cons

    -Night shift ( as support has to be given for NA, EMEA, APAC but other time zones like IST, GMT are also there)
    -Have to work on public holidays

    Advice to Management

    Not much, just be transparent with the employees


  10. "Best tech company to work on this planet"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A large company that works like a startup. Very employee friendly. After Satya took over as CEO, it is also fast in innovating and inclusive in approach.

    Cons

    Inter department collaboration could be better

    Advice to Management

    Non product specific roles or groups should be made agnostic of product groups. Levels in field and product groups should be rationalized


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