Symantec
3.2 of 5 1,436 reviews
www.symantec.com Mountain View, CA 5000+ Employees

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I thought i was dreaming within the first week of working there

Channel Sales Support (Current Employee)
Springfield, OR

I have been working at Symantec full-time for less than a year

ProsEnd of quarter fun! The company caters great lunches the last week of the quarter.
Very understanding supervisors and managers
Open lines of communication
Onsite Gym, basketball court
Great cafeteria
Excellent benefits that start the first day of employment!

ConsThe training could be better. A learn teach learn approach, where employees train each other.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Symantec is still a good place to work, but the golden years are in the review now.

Senior Manager (Current Employee)
Culver City, CA

I have been working at Symantec full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: Great, hardworking and loyal employees. Decent perks and benefits. Nice campus, though work environments in Culver City are getting cramped due to the amount of… Cons: Work/Life balance can be atrocious at times. Development has moved to a complete round the clock effort over the past few years and more work… Advice to Senior Management: Symantec 4.0 really needs to energize this company. Make it exciting again. Help us bring in top talent and retain the amazing people we already… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Strong culture needs new product strategy

Product Marketing (Current Employee)

I have been working at Symantec full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Smart, gregarious employees who respect each other. Market leading products. New CEO… Cons: New CEO has no industry subject matter expertise. Direction of change to product portfolio is modest with no immediate… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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