Google reached out a couple of times this year, but most interactions are vague. It’s hard to get excited about switching and not looking to work on G Suite / Ads. At least with Amazon the leadership principles and hiring is straightforward.
Any tips for navigating and understanding the more interesting teams?
If you’re in Seattle, they’ll want you on Google Cloud. Their hiring push for that is enormous from what they told me. I’ve asked about leadership and it seems very committee-driven, outside of Material I don’t get the sense that there’s a few designated directors, just a number of managers and people with “Staff” in their titles.
It’s also supposed to be a very slow environment. But people also seem to enjoy it.