Google Reviews

Updated 1 Jul 2020

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  • "Big company politics sometimes get in the way of progress(in 369 reviews)

  • "Has some of the disadvantages of being a large company(in 212 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Editor in London, England

    I worked at Google full-time

    Pros

    Amazing working in this fantastic place

    Cons

    Absolutely none that I can think of

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    "Amazing place to learn and grow"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Google full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Google truly respects and trusts its employees, investing huge amounts in the physical workplace and in individuals personal growth. Lots of opportunity for career mobility.

    Cons

    Google like many other technology companies struggle with DEI and in particular ensuring everyone feels included - something they continue to try and improve

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  3. "Test"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Programmer 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Google full-time

    Pros

    It was a good place to work

    Cons

    I Didnt eat much lunch at all

  4. "Very good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Accountant in Kings Cross, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Google full-time

    Pros

    Many benefits to the workers

    Cons

    Have to work for long hours

  5. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Sales Engineer in London, England

    I have been working at Google full-time

    Pros

    Great people, great benefits, lots of flexibility

    Cons

    Career progression is a challenge - it can be hard to navigate

  6. "very good"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Director in Manchester, England

    I worked at Google full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    well paid very well paid

    Cons

    no bad sides all good

  7. "Software Engineer"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in London, England

    I have been working at Google full-time

    Pros

    Great work environment and benefits

    Cons

    Very large company already, lost a bit of the startup culture

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    "Administrative Business Partner"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative Business Partner in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Google full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    - People - Culture - Perks - Opportunities

    Cons

    - Regular reorgs - Lack of clear progression in some ABP roles

  9. "Supportive Org"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Google full-time

    Pros

    Great company overall + great perks

    Cons

    Long hours and stressful sometime