Sun Microsystems Overview

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  • www.oracle.com
  • Santa Clara, CA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1982
  • Company - Private
  • Enterprise Software & Network Solutions
  • $10+ billion (USD)

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Sun Microsystems makes sure networks shine. A leading maker of UNIX-based servers used to power corporate computer networks and Web sites, it also makes workstation computers and disk- and tape-based storage systems. Sun's computers utilize the company's own chips (SPARC) and ...

Sun Microsystems Reviews

4.1
76%
Recommend to a Friend
70%
Approve of CEO
Mark Hurd and Safra Catz
Mark Hurd and Safra Catz
37 Ratings
Dec 4, 2020
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"Great"

Former Employee - Business Development in Santa Monica, CA

I worked at Sun Microsystems full-time

Pros

I loved working here it was awesome

Cons

Got furloughed due to Covid
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Diversity & Inclusion at Sun Microsystems

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Sun Microsystems Interviews

Experience
Positive69%
Negative6%
Neutral26%
Getting an Interview
Employee Referral35%
Applied online31%
Other10%
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    Technical Support Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral The process took 1 week. I interviewed at Sun Microsystems (Denver, CO)

    Interview

    This was a straightforward process where a friend took my resume in. A few days later I ended up getting a call from the hiring manager. Went in for an interview and met with multiple people who asked mostly technical and experience questions.
    Interview

    willing to work off-hours shifts

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Sun Microsystems Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work for LGBT EqualityHuman Rights Campaign2010
  • Top 500 Green CompaniesNewsweek2009

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How are career development opportunities at Sun Microsystems?

...Can forget about any Hikes and Bonuses and also any Career growth as the Company is really interested in expansion and investing in new companies and not in retraining or Growing Employee benefits....

December 21, 2020

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