Compare Cisco Systems vs Infinera BETA

See how working at Cisco Systems vs. Infinera compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Cisco Systems vs. Infinera. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Cisco Systems

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Infinera

Employee Ratings

  • Cisco Systems scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 17191 reviews)
Cisco Systems employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Infinera employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 424 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Cisco Systems employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Infinera employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Cisco Systems employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Infinera employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Cisco Systems employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Infinera employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Cisco Systems employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Infinera employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Cisco Systems employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than Infinera employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cisco Systems Ceo Chuck Robbins
95%
95%Chuck Robbins
Cisco Systems employees rated their CEO Approval 23% higher than Infinera employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Infinera Ceo Tom Fallon
72%
72%Tom Fallon
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Cisco Systems employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 24% higher than Infinera employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
74%
Cisco Systems employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than Infinera employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

Cisco Systems has 32,356 more total submitted salaries than Infinera.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer4352 Salaries
$150,129/yr
Technical Leader1198 Salaries
$179,921/yr
Product Manager934 Salaries
$179,672/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Hardware Development Engineer16 Salaries
$130,006/yr
Member of Technical Staff27 Salaries
$141,330/yr
Senior Product Manager4 Salaries
$164,341/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible work" was the most mentioned Pro at Cisco Systems.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Infinera.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Cisco Systems.
  • "No cons" was the most mentioned Con at Infinera.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible work"(in 1293 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 1228 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 65 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 38 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 535 reviews)
"Big company"(in 424 reviews)
Cons
"No cons"(in 10 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Electronics Engineer

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

Pros

As I'm from electronics and communication so cisco help us to learn more about electronics

Cons

No downsides about cisco to say

Advice to Management

Give opportunity to fresher

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

Great technology. Will get to work with some of the coolest tech in the planet for telecom network. Essential business of telecom. Covid did not affect this company.

Cons

Slow. It may be part of the systemic process. Processes can be improved

Job Postings

Cisco Systems has 570 more recently posted open jobs than Infinera.