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Cisco is big company with lots of opportunity, but you need to find a manager that supports you to succeed.

Finance Business Manager (Current Employee) San Jose, CA

ProsOpportunity (worked in Mfg, Eng, and Finance), highly-recognized brand, supportive of continued education (MS, MBA, etc.), dominant positions in most markets.

ConsYou really need to proactively manage your career here. B/c this is a big company, you can get lost in the shuffle quite easily. As a company, we are in the $40B/year range, so only time will tell if Cisco can bust through that barrier or fizzle.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Positive work experience, good environment

    Senior ECAD Engineer (Current Employee) San Jose, CA

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


    Pros: Good management, they pay a lot of attention tot he… Cons: not very nimble as far as new design, new products. Advice to Senior Management: Too much concentration on non-money making inititatives. We should be… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Dream networking company to work for

    Software Engineer III (Current Employee) San Jose, CA

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


    Pros: Cisco provides a very good work and life balance Cons: Compensation lags the competitors and so does the promotions. Advice to Senior Management: Compensate and reward your employees on par with industry standards… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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