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Updated Apr 21, 2014
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4.5 119 reviews

                             

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Google Co-Founder & CEO Larry Page

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Intern (Current Employee)
Hyderābād

I have been working at Google as an intern for less than a year

ProsAwesome place to work for. Awesome people and great culture. Food was a way lot better than college mess food.

ConsAfter the internship you take a bit of time to settle for the college mess food. To be serious, none con that I noticed.

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Good Work environment, but they projects are not interesting

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Bangalore

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

ProsGood Food, perks, everything is perfect, except the work

ConsIf you don't have a phd, you would be writing naive code (its true)

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Experience of a lifetime

Software Engineering Intern (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at Google part-time for less than a year

ProsHas the best employee environment and gives the best facilities to them. A family like atmosphere inside company without bounds makes you enjoy your work.

ConsIt actually has none as far as I could find. You name anything and Google had already thought of it and worked upon it.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great place to work and to grow

Intern (Former Employee)
Hyderābād

I worked at Google as an intern for less than a year

ProsGreat place to work and to grow

Consyou'd better be a self-motivated person

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If Patience Then It'ill be Excellent.

Intern (Current Employee)
Hyderābād

I have been working at Google as an intern for less than a year

ProsGood Opportunities Ahead , Good Wages.

ConsDelaying The Payday No Other Helping hands

Advice to Senior ManagementMaintain Lower Management Well.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Amazing experience

Intern (Former Employee)
Gurgaon, Haryana

I worked at Google as an intern for less than a year

ProsAn opportunity that broadened my horizons and helped gain insight into the best practices with a leading company. The focus on good quality work and ethics surpassed everything else. Managers and seniors at every level were approachable and gave constant feedback to achieve significant improvements in a very short span of time.

ConsWas spoilt with the perks from the job and the experience increased my overall expectations from any future employer.

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease create more opportunities to have Interns on board so that the awareness and enthusiam is created amongst high performing students to consider prospects with Google.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great for people interested in technology

Intern (Former Employee)
Seoul (South Korea)

I worked at Google as a contractor for less than a year

Prosgreat food, people are friendly, you can work from home, you get to handle latest in technology.

Consthere's no privacy, constant noise and interruption,

Advice to Senior ManagementOffice culture is great; food/perks are good too.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Love it

Business Associate Intern (Current Employee)
London, England (UK)

I have been working at Google as an intern for less than a year

ProsCulture, compensation and company. In addition very good conditions

ConsWorking hours and the fact that senior management does not regards interns as added-value tool

Advice to Senior ManagementShould consider the progression of interns

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Great place to work, smart peoples, lots of fun

Summer Intern (Former Employee)
Mountain View, CA (US)

I worked at Google as an intern for less than a year

Pros- Good payment for intern
- Smart colleagues
- Focused engineering
- Clear vision
- Free food (and good!)
- Free shuttle bus

Cons- Constant streams of work (or if you enjoy it!)

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good Balance

Software Engineering Intern (Current Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I have been working at Google as an intern for less than a year

ProsThey really care about the welfare of the employees

ConsIt can become an isolated bubble sometimes

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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