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Hostile work environment

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Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff  in  Palo Alto, CA
Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Palo Alto, CA

I have been working at VMware full-time for more than a year

Pros

None that I can think of.

Cons

-Hostile work environment
-CPD is junk work starring at log files and dealing with H1B's esp from China.
-Political and toxic workplace.
-Managers that are useless but suck upper management's rears are promoted.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Trash the entire CPD in Palo Alto. They are useless.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Bureaucracy and growth pains

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    Current Employee - Staff Engineer  in  Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Staff Engineer in Palo Alto, CA

    I have been working at VMware full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    VMware offers a competitive salary and decent benefits.

    Cons

    The company is going through growing pains right now, with a lot of restructuring and confused middle management. Top that off with lack of product direction and poor morale, the future is looking bleak.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Do a spring cleaning in the middle-manager layer and promote from within in order to keep the positive company values alive.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    VMware

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    Current Employee - QA Manager  in  Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - QA Manager in Palo Alto, CA

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

    Pros

    Good working environment and good technology

    Cons

    Poor upper management and QA is all driven by Development

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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