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Test Engineer

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Former Employee - Test Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
Former Employee - Test Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA

I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Good place o work in a private offcie

Cons

company lack of foreseeing the future of company products

Advice to ManagementAdvice

do not stick products in a narrow market

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Pleasant, software had some great talent

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Santa Clara, CA

    I have been working at Sun Microsystems full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Pleasant, good benefits. Great campus.

    Cons

    Not very profitable. Slow to see biz trends.

    Recommends
  2.  

    Sun was a great and innovative company that suffered from poor senior management

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    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in Santa Clara, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in Santa Clara, CA

    I have been working at Sun Microsystems full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Cooperation and passion of other employees. Product set and engineering. Ability to move around the company

    Cons

    Poor upper management. Inability to change business model over time. Missed monetizing assets.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    look outside the company for new and better talent

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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