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ProsYou have lot of opportunities to learn and grow, Managers are very supportive. Good Work life balance. Excellent campusConsShipping takes time.


Work life balance, excellent internal tools, healthcare benefits, Supportive managers


Procedures takes time
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Cool and calm and productive work environment

- It is very fun and productive environment to be in - Colleagues are highly talented and motivated to achieve best - Management is okay but sometime you start feeling typical bossy culture. - you are lucky if you get to work with good manager


Free fruits, flexible working hours
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It was nice and fullfilling experience working in Microsoft

Microsoft had good compensation package along with comprehensive employee benefits. Workplace ambience was excellent. Workplace facilities were above industry standards.


Company transport, snacks, technical/family events, onsite food facilities
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Fun workspace

Pros: Innovative products. Good ownership of work irrespective of seniority. Good work/Life balance. Good pay/stocks. Cons: Too much politics sometimes.
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Stressful with lots and lots of bureaucracy and politics at every level. Quality of work is not so good in India. Mostly restricted to the UI development.
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Awesome Place to Work.

MS is awesome place to work. Tons of talent minds and challenging projects. I love to work here again. Good part is every day is performance day, each pear is with high caliber.
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Good place to work if you get a good team

Takes good care of employees, perks are good. Great opportunities to switch to better teams if you can crack interviews. Lots of interesting stuff happens inside.
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Very good work.

Good job, work life balance,. Good job culture. Nice Job Security/ Advertisement. Nice Management. Good Job Culture. Good job, work life balance,. Overall nice.
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Vibrant work culture & cutting edge engineering practices

One of the best places to work. The modern engineering practices are one of the best things that excite any engineer.


Pay, Work Life Balance, Limitless opportunities to grow internally


people and policitics
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Productive, helps learn new technologies.

Flexible timings, work culture is good.Lot of opportunities. direct connects with clients.Weekly Fun activities so that employees are refreshed. Enjoy the work.
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Good company

Great company but only work is not enough to grow here. you need network, visibility and other extra factors which make you grow. Also lot depends on your manager.
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Good place to work

Its a great place to work but the tech stack is old and if you are here for long then you might get stuck. Overall its a really good place to work with great management and monetary benefits


Free food, great campus, open office, worklife balance


old tech stack, less growth
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An oppurtunity utilised at the maximum extent to learn from the peers, I am more than happy with the work which i have learnt. I have utilized it many times elsewhere.
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productive and fun work place

productive and fun work place good please to work most challenging people senior management is not good workplace culture very less opportunities to work on new technologies
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Great Please to Work

It is really Great Company to work with. You can get to work at desired technology as they have lots of option across various team. you will get lots of freedom to show up your Idea.


Good Salary, Good Perks, Lot of Technology Options


Little bit Work life balance, Pressure is bit more
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Okay to Work

Big company, lots of people - and this is a problem. People are not assigned teams per their skill-set or capability. Also sometimes people are not hired in the right group or division within the company - this creates mismatch in expectations and overall job dissatisfaction.


Work benefits, chance to participate in global events, make good impact


A lot depends on the team in which one is place, hence a lot of luck factor. Not all teams are good.
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Very good company to work. Very good learning curve. Nice work culture. Can work in latest technologies. Nice work environment. Very good salary and employee benefits.
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productive workplace with good culture

Lot of learning opportunities, and challenges available to learn from. Good mix of interesting projects and innovative hack opportunities. Fun work culture


Office campus space


at times long hours work
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Journey of learnings

Had lot of exciting time in Microsoft. Great opportunity to explore & learn new technologies. Flexible work culture. Chance to work with some of great minds.
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Work culture

Work was good, njoyed staying in this company worked on multple and latest teschnologies, onsites are good, managers are little bit hard and push for more work
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one of the best place, i have worked...

Peers and colleagues always helps us to raise the bar tad high which i rarely see in other companies around. Workplace, WLB are definitely a big plus....
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