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Microsoft Senior Technical Program Manager Reviews

Updated 13 Aug 2019

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  1. "Worth experience"

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    Current Employee - Senior Technical Program Manager in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Employee friendly company, should surely give a try

    Cons

    Not yet known for any cons

    Microsoft2019-08-14
  2. "Microsoft employee"

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    Senior Technical Program Manager in Redmond, WA
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft

    Pros

    Technical work which is the best

    Cons

    Too much politics and power play

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    Microsoft2018-09-02
  3. "Secure"

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    Current Employee - Senior Technical Program Manager in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Decent work/life balance, pay and benefits.

    Cons

    Difficult to move on to other opportunities at senior level. Political and not very innovative.

    Microsoft2018-06-16
  4. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Senior Technical Program Manager in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Tons of opportunities to learn

    Cons

    Sometimes culture is too self centered

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    Microsoft2017-11-11
  5. "Microsoft - I have been working at Microsoft full-time (8 years, 9 months)"

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    Current Employee - Senior Technical Program Manager in Redmond, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A great place to work with a multitude of talented people.

    Cons

    There is not enough hours in the day supporting the job I love.

    Microsoft2017-04-10
  6. "Many opportunitiues, but location can matter"

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    Current Employee - Senior Technical Program Manager in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Huge professional network. If you are wiling to move to Redmond, WA or work across timezones there are many opportunities to do impactful work.

    Cons

    Speed to market can be slow, mostly due to compliance requirements. Bureaucracy often slows things down.

    Microsoft2016-10-24
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Politics above delivery"

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    Current Employee - Senior Technical Program Manager in Redmond, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits and the potential to work on interesting things across diverse products.

    Cons

    Focused on politics and personalities over delivering great products. If you don't fit their personality/politics mold, they will destroy your MS career and manage you out.

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    Microsoft2016-08-14
  8. "Awesome place to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Technical Program Manager in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Awesome place to work - great people, great technology, great challenges, great package and perks

    Cons

    Due to the diversity of team cultures, some teams may or may not be a cultural match depending on your preferences

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    Microsoft2016-07-11
  9. "Senior Program Manager"

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    Senior Technical Program Manager/Product Manager in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great people, Great Projects, Diverse and Inclusive

    Cons

    Some bad managers, Competitive environment could become a blind spot to do the right thing

    Microsoft2016-01-20
  10. "great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Technical Program Manager in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    great benefits and flexible times

    Cons

    Have to fit into the corporate model.

    Microsoft2014-12-17
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