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"Very rewarding Internship."

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Current Intern - Anonymous Intern
Current Intern - Anonymous Intern

I have been working at Cisco Systems as an intern (Less than a year)

Pros

The access to equipment is fantastic, and there are smart people all over the place that you can learn from. I was able to work with very expensive equipment that I would never have gotten a chance to touch at other companies. It is a great way to learn and study for certification exams.

Cons

Some of the bureaucracy gets annoying at times, and some of the tasks done during the internship were a bit tedious

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. "Engaged, empowered, and provided a chance to succeed."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Cutting edge technology, great teammates, involved management, and opportunities to advance in career. You can get as much out of working here as you are willing to invest into it and there are many people to connect with along the way.

    Cons

    The company tries to measure everything, and I mean everything that you do. Some things are not quantifiable but that does not stop Cisco from trying. Some of it brings value and insight but some of it seems futile and redundant.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to be agile, continue to identify and reward top contributors, try to improve talent retention by aligning salary and bonus with contribution and ability.


  2. "A company that grew too big, too fast"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Cisco Systems full-time

    Pros

    Good bonus plan + good work/life balance

    Cons

    Very slow growth, lot of chains in management

    Advice to Management

    CEO needs to retire

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