The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Top Workplaces 2015
- Employees in region:
- Information Technology
- HQ location:
- Redmond, WA
’11, ’12, ’14, ’15
Microsoft was founded in 1975. Our mission is to enable people & organizations throughout the world to do more & achieve more by creating technology that transforms the way people learn, work, play, & communicate. We develop & market software, services, & devices that deliver new opportunities, greater convenience, & enhanced value to people’s lives. We do business worldwide & have offices in more than 100 countries. Our products include operating systems for computing devices, servers, phones, & other intelligent devices; server applications for distributed computing environments; productivity applications; business solution applications; desktop & server management tools; software development tools; video games; & online advertising.
We also design & sell hardware including PCs, tablets, gaming & entertainment consoles, phones, other intelligent devices, & related accessories. We offer cloud-based solutions that provide customers with software, services, & content over the Internet by way of shared computing resources located in centralized data centers. We also provide consulting & product & solution support services, & we train & certify computer system integrators & developers.
“I have so many great people I work with, and I have the ability to do anything I want in the company.”
“I have the freedom to innovate new ideas and concepts.”
“I work with the smartest people in the world. It is amazing how we all work to support each other. ”
“It is challenging, rewarding, and allows me balance between work and personal life.”
“Great people with a meaningful mission. ”