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"Great Company"

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  • Culture & Values
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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Senior Program Manager in San Jose, CA
Former Employee - Senior Program Manager in San Jose, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

Always on the cutting edge, one step ahead.

Cons

Long hours but interesting work.

Advice to Management

Cut the fat in the middle, not the top or the bottom. Heavy middle management...too many layers.

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Lot's to learn, excellent for your resume"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consulting Systems Engineer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Consulting Systems Engineer in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time

    Pros

    Excellent training opportunities, endless learning, a great place to work! Very nice benefits.

    Cons

    Really eats into your life, you can work 30 hours one week and 70 hours the next.


  2. "Good career growth and mobility opportunities"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate in San Jose, CA
    Former Employee - Associate in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Strong learning opportunities and mobility opportunities across groups

    Cons

    Large organization, hierarchy, potential power struggles between functional areas

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