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54 English questions out of 54

April 21, 2020

What is paid time off like at Cisco Systems?

Pros

Great benefits, PTO program generous, Give back to community encouraged

Cons

Services sales compensation a failed trial

Advice to Management

Fix the service sales compensation ASAP, multi year spiffs, new vs renew buckets as well as reduced multipliers a disaster for service sales and puts us in conflict with our team ie AMs/GAMs

Great benefits, PTO program generous, Give back to community encouraged

April 21, 2020

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June 15, 2018

Does Cisco Systems offer massages?

Pros

Good Salary and other Benefits. One of the best campuses in Bangalore. WFH options. Flexible timings. Massage chairs, Badminton courts. Good food at Cafeteria

Cons

Expectation of Managers keep on increasing. Product owner has no clue on what needs to be in the product. From requirements / High level spec, acceptance criteria, development EFT all are expected from developers. Manager only takes status.

Advice to Management

Remove useless weekly status collecting and focus on innovation.

Massage chairs, Badminton courts.

June 15, 2018

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February 11, 2019

Does Cisco Systems offer relocation assistance?

Pros

Great benefits and work life balance

Cons

Usually does not offer relocation

Usually does not offer relocation

February 11, 2019

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July 2, 2020

Does Cisco Systems offer family leave?

Pros

Great parental leave, flexible work, supportive team, great pay, fantastic benefits.

Cons

High workload, do more with less.

Great parental leave, flexible work, supportive team, great pay, fantastic benefits.

July 2, 2020

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June 10, 2020

Does Cisco Systems have a pension plan?

Pros

The best CEO in the world. Fantastic management, flexible working, great culture, good pay and options, car allowance, private health, pension.

Cons

Annual redundancies are part and parcel of working for such a large company.

Advice to Management

Keep going, thank you.

Fantastic management, flexible working, great culture, good pay and options, car allowance, private health, pension.

June 10, 2020

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