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A decent company

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Austin, TX
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Austin, TX

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

Pros

decent compensation and benefit package.
Positive work environment. Co-workers are mostly nice and respectful.
Team building events are well organized.

Cons

Need better management.
Like most of tech companies, job security is one thing you can't have.
Need better project planning.
Have to work over-time sometimes.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

avoid bad acquisitions. less re-organizations.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    At one time great company no longer the case. CEO has lost touch with employees

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    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager  in  Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in Fort Lauderdale, FL

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

    Pros

    Flexibility and great use of virtual tools

    Cons

    Company too greedy laying off people in a New York second. Culture no longer employee centric

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Employees first no room for greed

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    pretty good, lots of learn

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Cisco Systems

    Pros

    lot of different products, different groups

    Cons

    of late you need to edit your resume every 6 months due to limited restructuring etc

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    consider investing in talent & also cross transition

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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