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"Open environment, great work/life balance, flexible work environment, motivated co-workers, challenging market"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Consulting Systems Engineer in San Bruno, CA
Current Employee - Consulting Systems Engineer in San Bruno, CA
Recommends
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Great work/life balance and flexible work conditions, fully enabled remote workers, competitive pay, supportive management.

Cons

Product direction can vascillate leading to Sales challenges. Periodic reorganizations are too frequent and can be disruptive.

Advice to Management

Listen more closely to the employees on the ground, balancing the inputs with those of middle management.

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. "It was a great experience!"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Co-Op in Richardson, TX
    Former Intern - Co-Op in Richardson, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cisco Systems as an intern

    Pros

    There are a plenty of opportunities to learn about Networking and work on their certifications. The working environment is very friendly.

    Cons

    As a CALO Co-op, I did not have any problem. But, as a TAC Inter I faced problems while dealing with different types of customer.

    Advice to Management

    Should have more training on how to deal with different types of customers.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Positive experience, one of the best places to work consistently for many years"

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

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Opportunity to move around different organizations, great benefits, flexible hours, telecommute, open communications

    Cons

    Limited career growth, limited rewards and recognition

    Advice to Management

    Improve employee experience as far as recognizing employees for hard work and output, provide opportunities for career growth

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