Symantec

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Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Mountain View, CA
Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Mountain View, CA

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

Pros

1. Less work pressure
2. Give oppurtunity to switch teams

Cons

1. No Vision
2. Not engineering driver.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    too much reorg going on, not a good time to join

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    Current Employee - Operations in Mountain View, CA
    Current Employee - Operations in Mountain View, CA

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

    Pros

    large company which has many resources. good pay and good benefits.

    Cons

    too much politics and less visibility into the senior management. too much reorg going on right now.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    fix the culture and retain talents

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    A sinking ship

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Senior Development Manager
    Current Employee - Senior Development Manager

    I have been working at Symantec full-time

    Pros

    * Benefits are great
    * Pay is decent
    * Smart Engineers

    Cons

    * Was heading towards a great company with great products, but CEO churn is bad
    * No clear vision on where we are going
    * Distributed teams without an understanding of how to work with distributed teams
    * Weak and uninspiring senior leadership

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Start at the top and start figuring out how to organize yourselves.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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