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"Great company to work for."

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Current Employee - Technical Lead in Milpitas, CA
Current Employee - Technical Lead in Milpitas, CA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

Great to work for the network technology leader

Cons

Can get repetitive and boring at times

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. "working for cisco"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    market presence, product portfolio, internal tools
    salary, benefits

    Cons

    no team culture, individual approach for most things.
    weak IT or admin support, mostly self-service. this makes integration tough.
    lots of reporting.


  2. "Director, Marketing"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Director in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time

    Pros

    Very good people culture. Professional attitude, high achievers and smart people. Strong infrastructure enables you to get a lot done. Company allows/wants you to work you remotely, almost expected.

    CEO says the company is like family and he means it. When bad things have to happen (reductions), Cisco does more than any company I've seen to soften the blow. Outstanding efforts in this area.

    Cons

    Hardware-focused company needs to make the change to more service-centric and software-centric world. Engineering drives most decisions which contributes to the company's inability to make the change.

    Advice to Management

    Upper management has calcified. Need new blood at the most senior levels to drive change. Ensuring compa

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