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Good company, smart people

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  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redmond, WA (US)
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redmond, WA (US)

I have been working at Microsoft

Pros

At microsoft, you have a chance to work with world-class engineers and large scale project, The company provides very comprehensive training and career development path.

Cons

As with any large companies, Microsoft is mature and less agile than many startup companies, this results in late response to market opportunities.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Management has done a great job in company management, they can do a better job in pursing opportunities based on new market trends

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    cancer growing within. Might not kill the company but its spreading.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Redmond, WA (US)

    I have been working at Microsoft

    Pros

    Love the education courses you could take, library, cafateria, work space (office) and computer equipment & building facilities.

    Cons

    they slog you to death, poor information sharing, for doing a good job your reward is more work without any additional compensation.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    be fair to engineers who go a good job.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Great Company to work for

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in North Sydney (Australia)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in North Sydney (Australia)

    I have been working at Microsoft

    Pros

    Excellent work life balance
    Excellent resources & technology
    Great pay for contractors
    Great benefits for full-time staff
    Great partys !

    Cons

    Hard to get an FTE position
    Pay could be better for FTE
    No benefits, annual leave for contractors but the pay is great

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire more FTEs and less contractors

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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