Cisco Systems
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www.cisco.com San Jose, CA 5000+ Employees

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Cisco is the best

Network Consulting Engineer V (Current Employee)
Richardson, TX

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

ProsWork from home
Training
Restricted Stock Grants
CAP Awards
Growth
Compensation
Flexible hours
Flexible travel
Purchase Card
Travel and Expense Card
Employee Stock Purchase Program

ConsDrinking from fire hose
High pressure environment
High expectation level
Sometimes overly ambitious goal setting

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great company to work for!

Integrated Marketing Communications Manager (Current Employee)
San Jose, CA

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


Pros: Great place to learn and grow your skill set. There are so many opportunities for career advancement… Cons: Lots of interesting personalities and some struggle over control of… Advice to Senior Management: None Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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An excellent growth experience

Technical Lead (Current Employee)

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


Pros: Endless learning opportunities, involvement with emerging technology, Competitive benefits Cons: Growing bureaucracy and mixed messaging from management (see year… Advice to Senior Management: Trying to be an IT company isn't a Cisco strength,… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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