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Program Manager (Former Employee)
San Jose, CA

I worked at Cisco Systems as a contractor for more than 3 years

ProsCisco has a flexible work environment

ConsOver the past few years, periodic layoffs!

Advice to Senior Managementplease stop outsourcing

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Senior Director (Current Employee)
San Jose, CA

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Talented people, and interesting market, and a good chance of… Cons: Not enough top down mandates Advice to Senior Management: Keep focusing on simplifying and consolidating. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Great place to start a career.

Software Engineer II (Current Employee)
San Jose, CA

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


Pros: Joining out of college via their "Choice" program is fantastic. If you are hired you spend your first 3 weeks learning about the company… Cons: The pay and bonus seems to be slightly below market… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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