Cisco Systems
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Crazy place

Project Manager (Former Employee)
San Jose, CA

ProsBrand name,location,salary,nothing else is good

Conswork culture,politics,long hours and lots of other bad things

Advice to Senior Managementstart looking at ground level

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Need a certain mindset to thrive at Cisco.

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    Santa Clara, CA

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    Pros: Salary compensation is good compared to other companies in the valley Cisco hires internally a lot. Once you get… Cons: Fast paced and high pressure. If you can't stand the heat,… Advice to Senior Management: Keep investing in the consumer side of the business. I'd… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Not the same company

    Systems Engineer (Current Employee)
    San Jose, CA

    I have been working at Cisco Systems


    Pros: Flexible hours Lots of smart people to work with until it… Cons: -Too political and bureaucratic. -Too many chiefs. Too many managers, project managers, program managers. -Engineering staff looked… Advice to Senior Management: More emphasis on engineering. Fire yourselves because you are doing a… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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