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Citrix Bangalore Reviews

Updated December 1, 2017
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  • Work-life balance in support organization is not great as there is a usually too many things to get done (in 62 reviews)

  • Turmoil in upper management over the years since Mark Templeton stepped down is concerning regarding long-term viability (in 60 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "It is the best company to be with"

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    Former Employee - Software Developer in Bengaluru (India)
    Former Employee - Software Developer in Bengaluru (India)
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    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Employee friendly
    Good work life balance

    Cons

    Strategically they need to align themselves as they face big competitors like VMWare

    Advice to Management

    They are on the right track with Xendesktop. They should continue doing the same thing


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Nice company, great products, great talent"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Bengaluru (India)
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    Pros

    - Fast paced, but with flexible working hours
    - Open culture, higher management is very approachable
    - Great benefits and decent compensation
    - Free food and snacks
    - Environment of trust and respect
    - Good work life balance
    - Lots of opportunity to grow

    Cons

    - Collaboration with other teams in Bangalore needs to be improved
    - Intra company job shift is difficult at times
    - In house training sessions are not conducted that often

    Advice to Management

    Be aggressive and take more risks; Citrix is very well placed to take lead in the cloud and virtualization space. Focus more on innovation and new products.

  3. "A wonderful place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
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    Pros

    1. Technology oriented people
    2. Not much hierarchy conscious people beyond reasonable scenario
    3. fun place to work (work and life balance)
    4. benefits additional to salary

    Cons

    1. Company is not growing as much compared to the potential
    2. 3P intrusion

    Advice to Management

    Bring new plans for expansion either by expanding the portfolio into other markets of expand the product offering in existing portfolio.


  4. "Awesome place to work"

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    Current Employee - Software Testing Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Software Testing Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
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    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good Salaries compared to market standard
    Employee friendly work environment
    flexi work hours

    Cons

    HR communication needs some level of improvement for individual employees

    Advice to Management

    focus on technical quality while hiring


  5. "A very good company to work for."

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer II in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Software Engineer II in Bengaluru (India)
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Its one of the best companies to work for. If you end up in a good team, be sure that you'll get some great work, you'll get a change to work with some brilliant minds in the industry.

    Cons

    It is well known fact that middle management in Citrix is not good and thats the worst part of it.

    Advice to Management

    Get more technical managers and give people more credit for their work.


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Cool place to work"

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    Current Employee - Software Testing Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Software Testing Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great place for Work-Life balancing, Good culture & Good compensation.

    Cons

    Career growth is bit slow nothing else.


  7. "A company with good work culture"

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

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

    Pros

    * Takes care of employees
    * challenging work
    * pretty flexibile

    Cons

    Except that there should be more communication between dev and dev test teams

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work

  8. "Citrix is a phenomenal, Employee Centric company"

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    Current Employee - Senior Product Manager in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Product Manager in Bengaluru (India)
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    In the right space - cloud, Virtualization
    Great Strategy
    Stock value has shot up a lot in the last few years
    Very Employee Centric
    Great Technologies
    Top Management is awesome

    Cons

    Not as well known as the Microsofts / Googles of this world


  9. "The Best company to work with"

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    Current Employee - Business Analyst & Team Lead in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Business Analyst & Team Lead in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Citrix full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The Best company to work with

    Cons

    Nothing i can think of

    Advice to Management

    Nothing


  10. "Great to work with Citrix"

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

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

    Pros

    Great work culture.
    Vibrant and highly talented team.
    Good Package

    Cons

    1. Some teams are very bad.. lot of politics
    2. Not much training material.


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