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Deep engineering oriented culture that values and encouraged innovation

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Former Employee - Senior Staff Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
Former Employee - Senior Staff Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

. Deeply intellectual and very engineering-oriented culture . Valued innovation . Challenging technical problems to work on . Respect for the individual

Cons

. Loose management . Some lack of strategic and marketing clarity . Occasional policy of "drift"

Advice to Management

. Tighten management, while not losing the benefits of engineering satisfaction . Clarify strategic focus and long-term vision . Don't drift . Continue to respect the individual contributor and continue to encourage innovation

Other Employee Reviews for Sun Microsystems

  1. Best experience ever

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern in Menlo Park, CA
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern in Menlo Park, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sun Microsystems as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice working enviroment. Lot of activities to enjoy!

    Cons

    Since Oracle bought this company, many people were fired.


  2. Helpful (3)

    Best Companies that i ever worked for

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    good company to work for

    Cons

    sun mgmt not able to monitise


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