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cisco is a cool place to work on latest technologies

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Software Engineer in San Jose, CA
Current Employee - Software Engineer in San Jose, CA

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

Pros

flexible work hours, open culture. ;latest and greatest work

Cons

work pressure is a bit high but that is not forced upon. you can chose your work load

Advice to ManagementAdvice

GC processing is getting affected with frequent layoffs

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    IT Finance Program Manager

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    Current Employee - IT Finance Program Manager in Irvine, CA
    Current Employee - IT Finance Program Manager in Irvine, CA

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great Company that cares about their employees

    Cons

    Stuck in slow motion on projects due to size

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Do not depend on consultants to carry out the company vision. They are great at development not deployment

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Great Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Seattle, WA

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

    Pros

    Work hard, play hard
    Recognize individual talent
    Hire smart people

    Cons

    Slow to adapt Agile development methods
    Focus more on enterprise than consumers
    Sale of Linksys was a bad call - they may have not generated as much revenue as other parts of company, but it was good for the company's overall reputation

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Reconsider consumer focused business - it may not generate as much revenue as enterprise-focused opportunities but it offers an inexpensive way to keep the company in the hearts and minds of consumers.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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