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Current Employee - Consulting Systems Engineer  in  New York, NY
Current Employee - Consulting Systems Engineer in New York, NY

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time

Pros

Excellent training opportunities, endless learning, a great place to work! Very nice benefits.

Cons

Really eats into your life, you can work 30 hours one week and 70 hours the next.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Extremely Positive

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    Current Employee - Product Manager  in  San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Product Manager in San Jose, CA

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

    Pros

    Cisco takes very good care of its employees. Work ethic is taken extremely seriously and so is the respect towards your coworkers

    Cons

    Like any big company Cisco is at times engulfed with "processes" that impact productivity and creativity and this can become source of frustration.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Encourage creativity

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Good place to work

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Product Manager  in  San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Product Manager in San Jose, CA

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

    Pros

    Very employee friendly, good benefits, wide range of technologies and jobs for easy internal movement.

    Cons

    Stable business and therefore slow moving. Heavy processes make innovation and risk taking harder

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Cut the middle management and 10s of VPs

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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