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when it comes to values, actions speak louder than words

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA

I have been working at Blue Coat Systems full-time (more than 8 years)

Pros

new addition to the break room, infused water

Cons

trust & respect are anything but part of Blue Coat values. I am aware of at least three instances where they did not even honor the terms of the job offer. No matter how strong the case against the manager is, HR always sides with the manager.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

try to cut on office politics

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    Had No Life At This Company

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    Former Employee - Order Services in Sunnyvale, CA
    Former Employee - Order Services in Sunnyvale, CA

    I worked at Blue Coat Systems full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    They feed you very well when days are very busy, so you can work through your lunch. This company offers great benefits.

    Cons

    No room for growth with this company. Very high layoff rate. Very cutthroat. They expect you to work 14 hours days. Had to wait 6 months before receiving overtime pay.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Too aggressive. No empathy for there employess. Very dishonest.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Wonderful place to work

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Blue Coat Systems full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Employees, Team effort, Learning Opportunities, Career growth

    Cons

    Rumors about the company's future

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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