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Great company and good pay

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Tech Lead in San Jose, CA
Current Employee - Senior Tech Lead in San Jose, CA

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Work environment and salary are good. Sufficient Budget to build the lab nice.

Cons

Hiring process is too loose. People may get in without interview if she/he has internal connections.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Learn the interview process from Google.

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  1. Supportive managers of my internal transitions into other positions for career growth

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    Current Employee - Senior Program Manager in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Program Manager in San Jose, CA

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Flexible Hours. Internal opportunities. Openness to internal transfers.

    Cons

    Slow decision making at times.

    Recommends
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    My first 10 years at Cisco were a great experience...

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Business Development Manager in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Business Development Manager in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    - Flexible work hours. You can work from anywhere.
    - 401K, HR benefits.

    Cons

    - No Career development.
    - It's difficult to move up, or get a raise or promotion. Managers don't have enough budget to promote their people.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    - It's time to take a look at the internal people before looking outside Cisco.

    Doesn't Recommend
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    No opinion of CEO
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