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Good company, smart people

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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

Recommends
Approves of CEO

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    MS

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    Former Employee - Programmer in Seattle, WA (US)
    Former Employee - Programmer in Seattle, WA (US)

    I worked at Microsoft

    Pros

    LOoks great on resume, looks very good on resume
    Lots of projects & challenges, chances to learn and grow here

    Cons

    Layoffs happening, especially be cause of economy
    interview is grueling, takes all day, takes a lot out of every one

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    MS is great place to work but some co workers can be annoying and crazy be careful with hiring geniuses with problems

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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    cancer growing within. Might not kill the company but its spreading.

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    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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