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"Great company to work"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Systems Engineer in San Bruno, CA
Current Employee - Systems Engineer in San Bruno, CA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Lots of hardworking professionals willing to jump in and enable success of the team

Cons

Lots of red tape to work through

Advice to Management

Streamline processes and make things move quicker

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. "Cisco provides great flexibility to employees"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Project Manager in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - IT Project Manager in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Cisco offers great flexibility to its employees

    Cons

    Cisco is not growing as it used to


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Cisco is a great place for work hour flexibility but it is a challenging place to work."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Director in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexibility in work hours and ability to work remote. Decent benefits.

    Cons

    Incredibly difficult to get quick results. Too many chiefs. Politics still determine who succeeds, not the best performers.

    Advice to Management

    Stop being overly collaborative. Make some decisions, be accountable for commitments and move swiftly. There are a lot of smart people at Cisco completely demotivated by the effort it takes to get things done.

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