Cisco Systems
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Software Engineer III (Current Employee)
San Jose, CA

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

ProsGood work culture, flexibility, work life balance, six month bonus, good benefits, teamwork

Conssalary hike is not assured even though both you and company perform well, employee performance review process is not that great, poor middle management.

Advice to Senior ManagementPoor middle management

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Worked there 16 Years....good place to work

Senior Director IT (Former Employee)
San Jose, CA

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


Pros: Many opportunities to advance and do different jobs. Broad product… Cons: Became too big and lost focus Advice to Senior Management: Stick to the basics and figure out what you are… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Program Manager (Former Employee)
San Jose, CA

I worked at Cisco Systems full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Empowerment of employees at all levels. Ability to make your own decisions. Opportunity to work… Cons: Limited Salary increases, not automatic each year. Advice to Senior Management: Need to keep compensation competitive. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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