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Cavium Reviews

Updated Jun 26, 2019

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Found 153 reviews

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Cavium CEO Syed B. Ali
Syed B. Ali
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  1. "Overall solid place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cavium full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Competitive compensation, cutting edge technology, flexible schedule.

    Cons

    In general Questionable business practices

    Cavium2019-03-14
  2. "Overall great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Sales 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cavium full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    work/life balance, decent benefits, competitive products

    Cons

    at times indecisive on products/markets to pursue

    Cavium2019-06-08
  3. "Good place to work."

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    Former Employee - Senior Manager in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cavium full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good RSU plan. Latest technology.

    Cons

    Work life balance is little compromised.

    Cavium2019-04-05
  4. "Senior Director"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Cavium full-time for more than 8 years

      Pros

      Dynamic, Fast paced and lot of energy

      Cons

      Limited resources, too many projects

      Advice to Management

      None

      Cavium2019-02-12
    • "Great Company with Great Technnology"

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      Current Employee - Senior Account Manager in Dallas, TX
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Cavium full-time for more than 8 years

      Pros

      Very Smart people with a lot of srive

      Cons

      None I can think of

      Advice to Management

      Keep up the good work

      Cavium2019-01-24
    • "good to work for"

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      Current Employee - Staff Engineer in Marlborough, MA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      good people to work with

      Cons

      not sure if there is any cons

      Advice to Management

      not sure

      Cavium2018-10-20
    • "Software Engineer 1"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Cavium full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Amazing work environment and friendly people.

      Cons

      Employee benefits are not in par with the industry.

      Cavium2018-08-26
    • "A good workplace."

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      Current Employee - Lead Software Engineer in Herndon, VA
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I have been working at Cavium full-time for more than 10 years

      Pros

      Good work life balance. Work time is flexible. Great environment and grate people.

      Cons

      The base salary is not high.

      Cavium2018-07-17
    • "Engineer"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at Cavium

        Pros

        Good engineers, work life balance good

        Cons

        bad management, not too much to learn

        Cavium2018-07-18
      • "Bad company to start career"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Doesn't Recommend
        Negative Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

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

        Pros

        Not much to talk about

        Cons

        Worst management, No work recognition

        Advice to Management

        Don't doom Marvell now. Good luck.

        Cavium2018-08-07
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