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Principle Software Engineer

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Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in San Jose, CA
Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in San Jose, CA

I have been working at F5 Networks full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Best Salary and reasonable benefits and best people work with

Cons

Not good track record in acquire companies

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Have better strategy team

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Product Management Engineer at F5 Networks

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    Current Employee - Product Management Engineer in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Product Management Engineer in Seattle, WA

    I have been working at F5 Networks full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Very flexible hours.
    Very hands-off management.
    Great company benefits, and a couple employee recognition programs that are second to none.
    Annual company sponsored vacation for 50 employees to tropical location. Selection is based on one of the employee recognition programs I mention above.
    Good salary, aimed at retention.
    Actively avoids laying off staff when product lines are cut. Recently this meant repurposing the roles of the better part of an entire remote office, but repurpose them they did, and I'm not aware of any large-scale layoffs (or any at all, for that matter).

    Cons

    All those benefits occasionally require some long hours (depending on position, of course).
    Currently migrating towards a more "efficient" cubicle system, which really means that sizes of the cubes are smaller than what has been used so far.
    Not much else to complain about; F5 has it's act together and a lot of emphasis is placed on employee satisfaction.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stick with the current cubes.
    Other than that, change nothing, F5 is awesome.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Great company to work with a lot of employee benefitss

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer II in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer II in Seattle, WA

    I have been working at F5 Networks full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice work environment
    Lots of employee benefits
    Awesome culture
    I am new so I dont have much to say than this, with my experience uptil now, I have an amazing team with a lot of young people :)

    Cons

    Canteen is not really up to the mark. Since i am a vegetarian I am saying this.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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