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Cisco Systems Bengaluru Reviews

Updated October 18, 2017
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  1. "About"

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    Former Employee - Applications Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Former Employee - Applications Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cisco Systems full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Would feel proud with so much of parties occasionally

    Cons

    Lots of work stress in the company and would wait for the weekend to come

    Advice to Management

    Can reduce the work stress..


  2. "Good place to work at early stages"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bengaluru (India)

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good Work Life balance
    Good campus and other benefits

    Cons

    Its mainly a market driven company, does not have much of a R&D thrust.
    Huge bureaucratic burden

  3. "Good place to start career"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good work life balance.
    Good resources to advance career.

    Cons

    Not an Engineering driven company. It's more of marketing driven organisation.


  4. "Senior software Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good Work Culture .
    Lot of things to learn if interested .

    Cons

    Nothing to say.
    Lot of Layoffs.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing to say


  5. Helpful (2)

    "Software Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Work Culture, Work Life Balance, Top class colleagues

    Cons

    Networking technology is getting commoditised fast.


  6. "Good to start career"

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    Former Employee - Developer in Bengaluru (India)
    Former Employee - Developer in Bengaluru (India)

    I worked at Cisco Systems (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good Learning, team work, flexible hours

    Cons

    Salary revision is required, promotions and appraisal on regular bases


  7. "Working as a Full time employee-Contract"

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    Current Employee - Desktop Support in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Desktop Support in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    * Brand itself telling- No1 in Networking platform
    *Day shift only for my project
    *Learning Technical stuffs

    Cons

    *salary low as am working in third payroll employer
    *no hike in my projects
    *management is not friendly

    Advice to Management

    need to be friendly management and give hike

  8. "Cisco"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Good work life balace
    - Good environment

    Cons

    - Average learning
    - Slow career progression


  9. "Great Work Life"

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    Former Employee - Network Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Former Employee - Network Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cisco Systems full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    + Lot of time to grow as an individual
    + Get to travel a lot of you are in the right team
    + Secured life but maybe for 40 year olds

    Cons

    - All exciting work is way too divided
    - Not much of a chance to learn unless you are highly self motivated

    Advice to Management

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  10. "Senior Consultant for Sustenance Engineering of FreeBSD OS"

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    Current Contractor - Senior Consultant in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Contractor - Senior Consultant in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cisco Systems as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent, Professional and very good work life balance

    Cons

    There are no cons as sych.


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