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"Good company, demanding"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Project Manager IT in San Jose, CA
Current Employee - Project Manager IT in San Jose, CA
Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Great salary, dedicated staff, flexible work at home arrangements are great for people with families or other non traditional circumstances

Cons

Lack of face to face collaboration, only see manager in person once every three months, very demanding, long hours and difficult to take pto

Advice to Management

Better criteria for promotion to or selection for management positions. Management is not highly skilled and seem to be reflecting a passive agressive modality which runs rampant in company

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. "It is fun and boring at the same time."

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Tech Leader in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Tech Leader in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good working environment. Flexible schedule.
    People are willing to help.

    Cons

    The working culture and environment are vary from BU to BU and group to group.
    Lot people are not fully loaded.

    Advice to Management

    Less politic play, do more real work.


  2. "Great!"

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    • Comp & Benefits
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great mentor, great colleague and great campus. Learn a lot of industry technology which is quite different from in academia.

    Cons

    Not much downsides. Surroundings are not perfect, very rural. Dinning hall is not good either, have to drive out of campus for lunch.

    Advice to Management

    Not much downsides. Surroundings are not perfect, very rural. Dinning hall is not good either, have to drive out of campus for lunch.

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