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Systems Engineer (Former Employee) Washington, DC

ProsGreat benefits
Smart engineers
Lots of opportunities to move around
Pay is on par with industry
Great teamwork at local level

ConsNo team work
Every man for himself
Sometimes unethical
No longer an innovator
 No clear vision all focused only on sales

Advice to Senior ManagementTreat employees with respect and not as a quota number

– I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good place to learn but not to grow.Scope limited for offsite locations

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

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

    Pros: Good place to learn a lot Cons: NO growth.Too political and need to be in the "inner" circle to get opportunities to… Advice to Senior Management: Don't get top heavy and fire the Managers who do nothing but draw fat… More

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    One of the best companies to work for.

    Customer Support Engineer (Current Employee) Richardson, TX

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

    Pros: Great benefits Getting a chance to change our world. Work/Life Balance Cons: Bureaucracy/Government like work environment Useless cost saving practices which don't work Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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