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all resources needed to grow

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Microsoft

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

A lot of smart people
Lots of resources
Challenging work environment that will push you to be better every day

Cons

Hard to align priorities across teams
There are a lot of middle management that is worried about not losing face with their bosses rather than building great products.

Advice to Management

Do 10 things right and delight customers, stop trying to do everything.
Raise the quality bar, customers want better products

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  1. Great company

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    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) II in Redmond, WA (US)
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) II in Redmond, WA (US)

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Open and respectful culture. Satisfactory salary. Good work environment.

    Cons

    A little rigit report lines and team structure. Too many re-organizations.

    Advice to Management

    More opportunities for remote subsidy.

  2. Great place to work with many career advancement possibilities

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    Current Employee - Group Manager in Emea (Indonesia)
    Current Employee - Group Manager in Emea (Indonesia)

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

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great company, smart people, many locations, many opportunities...Promote well from within.

    Cons

    Bureaucracy and scorecard system too rigid...often stifles innovation.

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