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Google is a Great Place to Work!

Manager (Current Employee)
Mountain View, CA (US)

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

ProsFreedom to pursue self-identified projects, supportive and competent co-workers, and., of course, lots of free food.

ConsMore challenging to advance outside of headquarters.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Fun, engaging and learned a lot!

Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Irvine, CA (US)

I worked at Google as a contractor for more than a year


Pros: It was fun and really tough at the same time. I… Cons: I felt like my opinions didnt really matter More

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Great place to work for smart, motivated, entrepreneurial product managers

Senior Product Manager (Former Employee)
Santa Monica, CA (US)

I worked at Google for more than 5 years


Pros: The only place I've ever worked where I've been criticized for not thinking big enough. Really smart people. A great place to incubate ideas. You… Cons: Given that there are so many smart people, there is some intellectual elitism. Occasionally, you will find yourself… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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