Cisco Systems Reviews

Updated Mar 3, 2021

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Pros
  • "Flexible work hours for everyone(in 1364 reviews)

  • "Full time work from home is prevalent(in 1287 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work life balance for sales folks isn’t exactly 9-5pm(in 578 reviews)

  • "Big company, somewhat bureaucratic sometimes(in 465 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Excellent

      Mar 3, 2021 - Technical Leader in Princeton, NJ
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work life balance with career growth

      Cons

      There are no cons. No cons.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great culture and executive leadership

      Mar 3, 2021 - Sales Business Development Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Inclusive culture - Care a lot about their people - Transparent - Flexible

      Cons

      Work load and obstacles with some execution

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Individual contributor

      Mar 3, 2021 - Technical Lead 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      will get oppurtunity to work on cutting edge technologies

      Cons

      I haven't come across cons in my work environment

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Great Place to work

      Mar 3, 2021 - Director of Customer Success in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      We have SUPER smart people all focused on the same vision

      Cons

      back office systems are not the greatest

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Company

      Mar 3, 2021 - Senior Business Development Manager in San Jose, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      People Oriented, very supportive of charitable work

      Cons

      Very large company which can make it difficult to be nimble.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Place to Work

      Mar 3, 2021 - Director 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Cisco has a people focused culture

      Cons

      No cons to share at this time

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Na

      Mar 2, 2021 - NAAA in San Antonio, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Pay ok only in my opinion. Nice co workers

      Cons

      Mean manager and long tired hours. Beats your body down

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Easy to work

      Mar 2, 2021 - Software Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great place to work, balanced life and work

      Cons

      Great pay with stock and bonus

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      General

      Mar 2, 2021 - Senior Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible working hours with accountable results

      Cons

      stk needs to rally up faster.

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      CISCO is a great company to work for

      Mar 2, 2021 - Systems Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      benefits are great, stock buying options are great, competitive salaries in sales

      Cons

      LAYOFFS are far too often

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