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Good place to start but if working in IT, its not a place for career advancement or opportunities

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Former Employee - Senior Project Manager in San Jose, CA
Former Employee - Senior Project Manager in San Jose, CA

I worked at Cisco Systems

Pros

work life balance, great benefits, for the most part great people to work with, work remotely full time

Cons

no more perks, pay for your cell even though its work related, pay for internet even though you use it to for work, promotions in IT come every 4-5 years, salary and grade levels not at market rate, huge bureaucracy and too heavily process oriented in IT makes it difficult to complete projects in a shorter time

Advice to ManagementAdvice

provide career advancement every 2-3 years and promote the good and great workers. stock options or RSU's not worth it, so give more bonuses and promotions

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    Cisco is a reasonably good employer.

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Jose, CA

    I have been working at Cisco Systems

    Pros

    Cisco has growth potential.
    Senior leadership is effective.
    Company culture is healthy.

    Cons

    recognition is not timely
    reward is below average.

    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    great learning experience that offers variety of opportunitites

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA

    I have been working at Cisco Systems

    Pros

    Great People and collaborative spirit

    Cons

    Removing layers creates limited career advancement opportunities

    Approves of CEO
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