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Great company to work at

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Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) II  in  Redmond, WA (US)
Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) II in Redmond, WA (US)

I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

- Good benefits. This company takes good care of their employee.
- Opportunity to work with smart people and various products

Cons

Big company, lots of policies, sometimes the process is really slow. You have to deal with lots people and different teams to get things moving.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    An outstanding place

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    Former Employee - Research Intern  in  Redmond, WA (US)
    Former Employee - Research Intern in Redmond, WA (US)

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

    Pros

    - Very interesting projects
    - You largely get to choose what you are working on
    - Super-smart people, both full-time researchers and fellow interns
    - Very nice work-life balance; MSR throws cool intern events

    Cons

    Redmond/Seattle area in general aren't as exciting as some other areas like the Bay Area, but nature-wise it's nonetheless stunning

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    One of the best experiences a 20 yo geek can have.

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    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer  in  Seattle, WA (US)
    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer in Seattle, WA (US)

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

    Pros

    Great people, lot of opportunities, a lot of interesting projects.

    Cons

    Too many meetings and no food during the evenings.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Cut the number of meetings with the employees.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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