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Nice place to work at

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time

Pros

Flex hours, Remote working, Benefits

Cons

Too many processes, upper management

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    Good place to start of your career

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software QA Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Software QA Engineer in San Jose, CA

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Flexibility of work location.
    Knowledgeable colleagues.
    Helpful team mates.
    Manager who listens to you (well in my case!)

    Cons

    Pay is standard and can be more.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Great place to work-- but the glory is fading...

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Manager in San Jose, CA
    Former Employee - Manager in San Jose, CA

    I worked at Cisco Systems full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits, competitive salaries. Fairly easy to move around within the company. Many competent and caring people on board.

    Cons

    Competing product lines and priorities. Way too many corporate initiatives to be effective. Work/life balance very difficult due to virtual global teams and complexity of stakeholders involved in almost any decision of consequence. Management increasingly disconnected from the technical community.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen more to technical thought leaders. Trim product lines and features...

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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