Microsoft Senior Software Development Engineer Reviews

Updated Jun 24, 2020

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  1. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Lehi, UT

    I worked at Microsoft full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Friendly team, but small office.

    Cons

    Not much for growth opportunities past senior.

  2. "Looks good on you"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer 
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Competitive salary and benefits package.

    Cons

    About what one might expect

  3. "Great Place to Work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Lots of opportunities, tons of different options for technologies.

    Cons

    Don't have any cons to report.

  4. "Excellent place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer In Test in Sunnyvale, CA
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Values and supports employees well

    Cons

    Nothing as such. Dint find any

  5. "Great experience"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Bellevue, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people in every org and just so much opportunity to work on anything that excites you.

    Cons

    Team politics and sometimes bad managers.

  6. "Great company with great opportunities"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Bellevue, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great change in culture since Satya took over. Supportive environment, lots of new opportunities.

    Cons

    Everything is building crazy fast and many tools for building and operating services at scale are behind what Amazon, Google, Facebook have, other tools framework fall to disinvestment/pullback, lots of knowledge sharing still suffers from sharepoint not searchable/restricted access syndrome.

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  7. "developer"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer At Microsoft in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    want to became like bill gates

    Cons

    microdoft is the best software ingineering company

  8. "Hard to imagine anything better"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    High-end colleagues, cooperative environment, family-friendly

    Cons

    Undergoing market changes, quite demanding

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    "Great company"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Have individual office once staying in company for a a few years. Work life balance is good for most of the employee. Business is strong and devise.

    Cons

    Salary is not so competitive compared to other top IT companies.

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Senior Software Development Engineer"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance