Riverbed Technology

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Reality-Based Company With Lots of Competent People

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in San Francisco, CA
Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in San Francisco, CA

I have been working at Riverbed Technology full-time (less than an year)

Pros

* Interesting products to work on
* coworkers are competent but not arrogant
* good location (in downtown SF) ..and several other large offices in Sunnyvale, Boston, Bethesda.
* we work well as distributed teams
* we get our work done and have lives outside of work

Cons

There is always some process overhead and bureaucracy at a company this size.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

keep working to make the products best in class and let's keep some of the small company values that we still have.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Riverbed is growing up

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager

    I have been working at Riverbed Technology full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Overall company culture of excitement and pride for solutions. Good pay and benefits are very cost competitive.

    Cons

    The company is growing up and going through several changes right now, but I believe they are on the right direction.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Smart company with great culture that focuses on growth and success

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Riverbed Technology full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    The focus is in the right places - have a great product and have the best sales reps around to sell it. Put processes in place that make it easy for the product to evolve and for sales to do its job.

    Cons

    Historically teams worked in silos and had very little contact with each other. It is hard to get synergy among the groups without several meetings to make sure each group is ok with the plan. Some groups historically have been resistant to change as they have been in their own world for some years.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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