Sun Microsystems
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Great innovative company

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time for more than 5 years

ProsTalented engineers, creative and flexible environment

ConsManagement not effective, dates slipped

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Low morale, lot of internal politics

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Santa Clara, CA

I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time


Pros: I worked for the Micro-electronics division. Pros would be flexible… Cons: Lot of internal politics, in-efficient management, lengthy and often times… Advice to Senior Management: Boost the morale of the engineers by addressing their concerns,… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Santa Clara, CA

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


Pros: Smart and motivated team, good IT management, good benefits,… Cons: outsourced application support model is not agile and increases time to delivery, no sabbatical for long term employees, vision for company… Advice to Senior Management: don't out source core knowledge of apps Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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