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Great Place to work

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Business Technologist in Broomfield, CO
Current Employee - Business Technologist in Broomfield, CO

I have been working at Sun Microsystems full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Positive Working environment
Emphasized employee retention
Resources allocated to training and advancement

Cons

company was continuously in flux
Had a required class called "managing Change"

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Now that it has been absorbed into Oracle things should be fairly stable, but I hope it hasn't lost that cool vibe of caring for all the employees and valuing their contributions.

No opinion of CEO

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    Challenging Environment

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    Current Employee - Electronics Hardware Job in Germany, GA
    Current Employee - Electronics Hardware Job in Germany, GA

    I have been working at Sun Microsystems full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    because of good carrier in life

    Cons

    it gives in our life and future

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    give upates of new job

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    Great place to work, too bad it's gone

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    • Senior Management
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Santa Clara, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Santa Clara, CA

    I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Sun Microsystems was a really great place to work from many perspectives: real offices, with doors and walls that went to the ceilings, great corporate culture, its embrace of telecommuting, the beautiful (Rivermark) campus, above-average compensation.

    Cons

    I wish Sun's executives had been able to make the hard decisions (cutting people's pet but money-losing, non-strategic projects in favor of profitable or strategic projects) that were necessary to survive.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Sun Microsystems is gone, so offering advice to management is kind of pointless now, isn't it?

    No opinion of CEO
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