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Great Place to work, Excellent pool of intelligent professionals

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Former Employee - Program Manager  in  San Jose, CA
Former Employee - Program Manager in San Jose, CA

I worked at Cisco Systems full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Very diverse and culturally rich place and well compensated.

Cons

too many acquisitions, lost a bit of it's original identity

Recommends
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    overall satisfactory

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA

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

    Pros

    good balance between family life and work. good benefit like vacation, medical.

    Cons

    too many managers, and slow growth, limited senior position promotion opportunity.
    compensation is average or lower in industry.

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    Good company to work for

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    Current Employee - Senior Controller  in  San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Controller in San Jose, CA

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

    Pros

    Strong brand and company reputation
    Resume builder
    Good opportunities to gain valuable work experience
    Executes well for a large company
    Good corporate culture

    Cons

    Frequent re-orgs but managed well
    Stock has not performed
    Finance promotes slower than other functions within Cisco

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Good progress has been made to date streamlining org structure and bureaucacy, needs to continue. Eliminating the council and board structure was long overdue.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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