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    Metrics. It is all about the Metrics

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    Former Employee - Technical Evangelist in Sydney
    Former Employee - Technical Evangelist in Sydney

    I worked at Microsoft full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good employer with great benefits. Work from home/remote major benefit

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    Metrics to death. Scorecards until the cows come home

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    Think long term!

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Microsoft Interviews

Updated 17 Nov 2014
Updated 17 Nov 2014

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    Technical Account Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in North Ryde
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in North Ryde
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 6 weeksinterviewed at Microsoft in October 2014.

    Interview Details

    1. Online Application
    2. Pre-recorded Video Interview; 2 traditional questions and 1 behavioural
    3.Group Assessment; one scenario about who to save on a sinking boat with passengers profile and one on Microsoft Office 360, both activity needs to be presented as a group
    4. 1-1 Interview; mostly behavioural questions like tell a time when a conflict occurred and how you deal with it etc

    Interview Questions
    • Given a business case study on Office 360 and as a group had to do a presentation   Answer Question
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Microsoft Awards and Accolades

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2012
100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2010
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Website www.microsoft.com
Headquarters Redmond, WA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1975
Type Company - Public (MSFT)
Industry Information Technology
Revenue $10+ billion (AUD) per year
Competitors Google, Amazon.com, Apple

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