Sun Microsystems

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Great Company

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Tech IV in Hillsboro, OR
Former Employee - Tech IV in Hillsboro, OR

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

Pros

Excellent People to work with. Learned so much. Had a lot of fun. Great offsite meeting and fun times. I would go back if they want me to.

Cons

Got laid off for no fault of my own. Company was acquired by Oracle. They won't hire anyone that was laid off from Sun.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Stop cutting costs by laying off your most skilled workers. How about hiring back some of them?

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    The most wonderful, empowering and friendly enterprise I have worked for!

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Newark, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Newark, CA

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

    Pros

    Empowered to take decisions
    Friendly management
    Venues for training, and furthering education
    Good pay

    Cons

    Strategy to survive and sustain .........

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Wish we could have survived. Sun was the best company to work for.

    No opinion of CEO
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    unknown future,even after acquisition by oracle

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Santa Clarita, CA
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Santa Clarita, CA

    I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    easy atmosphere,interesting technologies and smart people

    Cons

    unknown future,even after acquisition t

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    get back to basics,2 much politics

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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