Procurement, Office and Bing both had friends of mine leave this week. Engineers and Bing. SSM major attrition. Good luck all.
All over news right now - its all part of that 2.7k batch
that 220 jobs would be discontinued as part of the decision to close the Skype London offices, rather than 400 jobs as previously reported by other news sources. All 520 jobs cuts this week were part of Microsoft's previously announced plans in July to lay off 2,850 employees by the end of June 2017. As part of Microsoft's last quarterly financial report in June 2016, it revealed it had approximately 114,000 full-time employees.