Microsoft Montreal Reviews

Updated May 2, 2020

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  1. "The best company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Premier Field Engineer in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time

    Pros

    - They have the best company culture, values, and mission. - Awesome environment to work in. - Great benefits. - Way more. - Infinite opportunities to grow. - Way more...

    Cons

    At this point, there are no cons.

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    Microsoft2020-04-13
  2. "great employer"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Microsoft part-time

    Pros

    lot of growth opportunity, challenging

    Cons

    must work too many hours

    Microsoft2020-05-03
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Great working environment"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer II in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Collaboration with very smart and experienced people

    Cons

    No specific downsides to working here

    Microsoft2019-09-08
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Amazing and challenging place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Solution Sales Specialist in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Co-workers / teamwork Compensation and benefits Career opportunities Amazing technology

    Cons

    Some bureaucracy as expected in a huge corporate environment

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    Microsoft2018-12-05
  5. "Software Engineer in Test"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good office, nice people, ok location

    Cons

    priorities get changed too often, high load

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    Microsoft2016-07-19
  6. "Senior Consultant"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Ossiaco Energy Inc in Montreal, QC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft for more than a year

    Pros

    Deep organizational knowledge and access to technology

    Cons

    Stale middle management in services with lack of clear vision for technical resources

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    Microsoft2016-05-09
  7. "Great place to work if you want a challenge and are a hard-worker"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Sales Support Coordinator in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft for more than a year

    Pros

    Challenging, engaging work environment Positive culture where teamwork and helping each other is encouraged Understanding management team and style

    Cons

    Lack of Communication between depts, the "working in silos" problem Extremely heavy workload at times that is near impossible in to do in 40 hr week unpaid OT for Contractors Lack of oversight or feedback from overworked mgmt for contractors

    Microsoft2016-04-05
  8. "services"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Microsoft full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    work life balance - good exposure

    Cons

    unstable long term strategy on the field

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    Microsoft2015-09-18
  9. "Had too much expectations, Microsoft is just another company."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits