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Mountain View, CA (US)

I have been working at Google full-time for more than 3 years

Pros- Exciting work/work environment
- Exposed to cutting edge technology
- Interaction with world class engineers
- Great connections within the industry

Cons- Low pay
- Slow professional growth
- Large company with heavy bureaucratic tendencies

Advice to Senior Management- Understand your reportees' work
- Help your reportees with professional growth

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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The place to grow technically, but not as a person

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

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


Pros: Technical challenges, Cool company, Cool products, The "start-up" chaos is good if all you want to do… Cons: My manager was really bad, The "start-up" chaos, but still a lot of internal bureaucracy, like hiring committees A lot of socially-awkward-penguin people, Everyone is always late to… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Does live up to the hype but at a cost

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I have been working at Google full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: -excellent perks, benefits -super smart proactive colleagues -best resources and support -good pay Cons: -beginning to feel like one big corporation with lots of processes… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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