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Updated 15 August 2017
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  • Work life balance is often mentioned but rarely (in 290 reviews)

  • Sometimes you feel you are very alone in this big company (in 245 reviews)

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  1. "Best place to work at. Great experience. Extraordinary people. Interesting challenges and new things to learn every day."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Numerous advantages such as: wonderful people you get to meet, work environment., projects, challenges, general atmosphere, opportunities, events, personal development.

    Cons

    There are no cons. Zero zero zero zero zero zero zero zero zero zero zero cons


  2. "Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Google part-time

    Pros

    Staff lovely great to work with

    Cons

    Can be a bit hectic in office


  3. "Great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in London, England
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in London, England

    I have been working at Google full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    - Great colleagues
    - Great office with tasty food (free of charge!)
    - Products that affect millions and billions of people

    Cons

    - Easy to develop imposter syndrome


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  5. "great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Software Developer in London, England
    Former Employee - Software Developer in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Google (More than a year)

    Pros

    fun environment and potential for growth

    Cons

    long working hours but rewarded for


  6. "Great experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Thoroughly enjoyed my time there, looks good on CV

    Cons

    No cons that I can think of


  7. "Nice company and nice people"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    free food
    friendly and helpful employees
    TGIF

    Cons

    Everything changes so often (also a positive tho)


  8. "Google"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    One of the best company

    Cons

    There are no cons for Google

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing it


  9. "Great place to work"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Google full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    excellent freedom within role and superb benefits

    Cons

    Unfortunately moving away from its initial startup culture so roles can become quite restrictive.

    Advice to Management

    Carry on what you are doing


  10. "Just awesome place to work"

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    Current Employee - Software Developer in London, England
    Current Employee - Software Developer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Google (More than a year)

    Pros

    One should feel proud to work with the google. this is because,the google not only allows you to learn new things but support your new ideas and implementations.

    Cons

    Google have to maintain lots of privacy. They do not allow you to access everything easily.

    Advice to Management

    Management is doing well according to Company's prospective.


  11. "It was a great opportunity"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Google part-time

    Pros

    it was a chance to try something new

    Cons

    it didnt last very long


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