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technical foresight with a business model that's less then ideal

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Former Employee - Senior Systems Engineer  in  New York, NY
Former Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in New York, NY

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

Pros

great engineering people, great minds, fun to work with and learn from

Cons

quite a bit of organizational waste, lack of proper execution

Recommends
Approves of CEO

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    Good company to work for ( now owned by Oracle).

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    Former Employee - Finance Manager  in  Newark, CA
    Former Employee - Finance Manager in Newark, CA

    I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great people to work with. Opportunities abound to be involved in cross-functional team to learn the company operations. Company encouraged employee development and mobility.

    Cons

    Compensation could be more competitive.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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    Sun

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    Current Employee - Programmer  in  San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Programmer in San Francisco, CA

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

    Pros

    Small company feel in a big company.

    Cons

    Disorganized. Engineers call the shots resulting in products for engineers.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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