Microsoft Reviews

Updated 10 Jul 2020

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4.3
89%
Recommend to a Friend
98%
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella
Satya Nadella
9,932 Ratings
Pros
  • "It was great at an early stage in my career to be exposed to so many smart people(in 1911 reviews)

  • "Fantastic company with great benefits(in 1591 reviews)

Cons
  • "Politics at work, Sometimes it is hard to understand review system(in 537 reviews)

  • "There are no cons for this organisation(in 337 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Good Employer"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Executive Assistant in Dublin, Dublin

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time

    Pros

    Positive Company Culture. Good career development

    Cons

    No Cons. to speak of.

  2. "Good it is"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Work culture is awesome no doubt

    Cons

    Bossee are bad no doubt

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  3. "High pace, good pay, changing culture"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Director in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time

    Pros

    pay, benefits, learning, reputation, location

    Cons

    24/7 working diversity & inclusion gaps

  4. "bad salary and not competitive in market"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Inside Sales Representative in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Nationalities and building, subsidized lunch, Vegas trip

    Cons

    No room for salary increase, high turn-over, managers do nothing, no training etc.

  5. "I had to forecefully write this to see interview questions."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    If you work hard it is very good.

    Cons

    If you don't work hard it is very bad.

  6. "4 to 5 interviews"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Partner Sales Executive in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great insight into world leading organisation

    Cons

    Toxic environment, highly political, corporate roadkill is rife

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  7. "Great place to learn, no compassion"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Data Analyst in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Microsoft full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    There are fantastic and intelligent people to work with there

    Cons

    Overheard a lot of bigotry there (racism, homophobia, other slurs)

  8. "Great culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Digital Sales Representative in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work life balance Fun team Freedom for side projects Great office Good managers

    Cons

    Job can be repetitive Many meetings