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Former Employee - Senior Account Manager in Los Angeles, CA
Former Employee - Senior Account Manager in Los Angeles, CA

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

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

You get to meet, work with, and establish relationships with a lot of great people.

Cons

Lots of management turnover and company seems to change priorities every quarter.

Advice to Management

Establish a consistent comp plan for salespeople and stick with it rather than change it every year

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  1. Helpful (3)

    Solid Company for long term security

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    Current Employee - Senior Program Manager in Mountain View, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Program Manager in Mountain View, CA

    I have been working at Symantec full-time (more than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Established and secure.
    Interesting work.
    Your team will make or breeak your opinion of this company

    Cons

    Old school leadership with a primary focus on costs and less on employee productivity.
    IT partner (HP) hinders the company's success.
    They'll let you drive yourself into the ground if you let them. Some managers expect it.

    Advice to Management

    Get some fresh leadership
    Modernize
    Get rid of HP and bring IT back in house

  2. Awesome

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    Current Employee - Senior SQA Analyst in Culver City, CA
    Current Employee - Senior SQA Analyst in Culver City, CA

    I have been working at Symantec full-time (more than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible, and surrounded by awesome tech gear.

    Cons

    Not really a con, but its result and team oriented.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you're doing.

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