Blue Coat Systems

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Innovative fast passed environment

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Waterloo, ON (Canada)

ProsLeading edge technology
Market leader for many of their products
Working hard to establish strong corporate culture
Fast passed environment
Many smart people to work with
They look to reward and recognize when possible

ConsUnder staffed
Many people burned out
Overall direction can be murky at times
Often required to change direction and focus quickly

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    OK

    Software Engineer (Former Employee) Waterloo, ON (Canada)

    I worked at Blue Coat Systems as an intern for less than a year


    Pros: Decent environment to work, with occasional company events. Work is also… Cons: Sometimes needed more of a team environment and support. Most of… Advice to Senior Management: Try to seem more enthusiastic during company meetings. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    It all depends on who your manager is... Is he a "made" man, or an outsider?

    Director (Current Employee) Global Village (India)

    I have been working at Blue Coat Systems full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Great technology direction! It's found the way again! (They lost it at one point!) The freedom… Cons: The company made bad technology choices, and made its employees suffer for it. The freedom really comes from the fact that there is no one to… Advice to Senior Management: The people are CRYING out for a sense of belonging! Money is great, but really, the fact that only SELECTED people get stock, and they don't… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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