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Invests in staff, training, great offices, perks and technologies

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer II  in  Cambridge, East of England, England (UK)
Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer II in Cambridge, East of England, England (UK)

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

Pros

Great well maintained, low density seating offices. Laptops and meeting rooms plentiful to help collaboration. Plentiful parking and relaxed attitude to work from home. Regular training and meetings. Technologies and processes constantly updated.

Cons

Technologies moving so fast it can be hard to keep track of direction. A lot of software managers who have meetings relative to engineers.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

More engineers and fewer managers and marketing people and communicate long term strategy to smooth over the fast pace of change, we can't develop and test code overnight!

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Used to be good - but still has outside chance to ascend if tech firepower is used wisely.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer  in  Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at Citrix Systems full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Work on many different domains - networking/ OS etc.
    Some of extremely competent people - comparable to best in industry.

    Cons

    Incompetent underlings becoming incompetent managers/ directors/ VPs.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Engineering is hard - investments takes time, is uncertain but that is the only ( and ONLY ) possible effort which stands a chance to succeed against competition. Don't just acquire, build organically, pay respect to the trenches. Don't be led by pointy haired bosses.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Great place to be if you want to get paid for doing nothing (in Bangalore Citrix online)

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer  in  Bangalore (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)

    I worked at Citrix Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    You can get paid well for doing nothing. You can develop other hobbies or interests.

    Cons

    Bad management in US trying to manage Bangalore office. Those folks should be kicked out as they have no idea how to manage Team in India sitting in US.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take notice of fake / incompetent 'directors' trying to manage India/Bangalore team.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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