There are newer employer reviews for Microsoft

 

Awesome Internship Experience

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Program Manager Intern in Redmond, WA (US)
Former Employee - Program Manager Intern in Redmond, WA (US)

I worked at Microsoft as an intern (less than an year)

Pros

Pay, great gifts (Samsung series 9 ultra book), exciting and real work, individual office!, intern speaker series with Steve Ballmer and VPs, amazing events with private concerts (Young the Giant, Alabama Shakes), the list goes on.
This was by far the best internship experience I've had. I felt that I made a difference and learned plenty along the way. Even if you don't see yourself going to Microsoft full time, this is still an amazing internship opportunity!

Cons

About 1500 interns so you can't meet everyone.
Redmond is boring, but it's only a 25 minute drive to Seattle in no traffic.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Great job with the intern program.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

8343 Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft (View Most Recent)

Sort: Rating Date
  1.  

    Microsoft is an excellent company if you like a mix of tech and business

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Buenos Aires (Argentina)

    I worked at Microsoft full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Always with latest technologies and trends.

    Cons

    All depends on you, everything is up to you. There is one of the wildest work environments.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Reasons to work at Microsoft

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Service Engineer in Redmond, WA (US)
    Current Employee - Service Engineer in Redmond, WA (US)

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

    Pros

    My management chain really listens to my input and takes care of us.

    Cons

    People must contribute or leave

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
There are newer employer reviews for Microsoft

Work at Microsoft? Share Your Experiences

Microsoft

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.