Compare Cisco Systems vs SmartThings BETA

See how working at Cisco Systems vs. SmartThings 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. SmartThings. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Cisco Systems

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SmartThings

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)
4.3
(based on 20724 reviews)
Cisco Systems employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 61 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Cisco Systems employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Cisco Systems employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Cisco Systems employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Cisco Systems employees rated their Senior Management 1.2 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Cisco Systems employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cisco Systems Ceo Chuck Robbins
93%
93%Chuck Robbins
Cisco Systems employees rated their CEO Approval 46% higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
SmartThings Ceo Matt Lynch
47%
47%Matt Lynch
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Cisco Systems employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 28% higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
59%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Cisco Systems employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Cisco Systems has 43,253 more total submitted salaries than SmartThings.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer6890 Salaries
$120,657/yr
Technical Leader2433 Salaries
$178,986/yr
Product Manager1256 Salaries
$164,943/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer14 Salaries
$124,031/yr
Technical Support5 Salaries
$17/hr
Manager, Product Management4 Salaries
$140,112/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible work" was the most mentioned Pro at Cisco Systems.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at SmartThings.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Cisco Systems.
  • "Leadership team" was the most mentioned Con at SmartThings.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible work"(in 1364 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 1287 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 5 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 578 reviews)
"Big company"(in 465 reviews)
Cons
"Leadership team"(in 4 reviews)
"Engineering team"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

Nice experience and team is nice

Cons

No cons overall. It was nice experience.

Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer

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

Pros

SmartThings has a huge platform with high volumes of traffic, a plethora of technologies used, and brilliant engineers.

Cons

It can be demanding, the world of IOT is moving extremely fast.

Advice to Management

Reliability engineering should be a first class concern. New features are great, but reliability engineering should be a first class product concern that requires continuous investment as it has the... most direct impact on our customers.

Job Postings

Cisco Systems has 1,783 more recently posted open jobs than SmartThings.