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"Good experience, bright people"

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Former Employee - Senior Product Manager in San Jose, CA
Former Employee - Senior Product Manager in San Jose, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Cisco Systems full-time (More than a year)

Pros

- Highly autonomous environment
- Co-workers were very helpful and friendly
- Company doing well financially
- Overall company strategy is sound

Cons

- Decision making too decentralized
- Product Management doesn't have enough influence on product roadmaps
- Very US-centric from a sales standpoint

Advice to Management

- Keep up the good work!
- Continue to push for international expansion

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. "Great Intern experience"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer Intern in Santa Clara, CA
    Former Employee - Software Engineer Intern in Santa Clara, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cisco Systems part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Valued as a contributor to engineering

    Cons

    no cons this place was a great working environment, and people treated you with respect

    Advice to Management

    Have plenty of tasks for interns!


  2. "Good place for both work and life"

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    Former Intern - Software Engineer in Milpitas, CA
    Former Intern - Software Engineer in Milpitas, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cisco Systems as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Balanced work and life. Flexible working time

    Cons

    Too many layoff. No free food.

    Advice to Management

    Make the CISCO more attractive to young students. It looks like as old as IBM now...

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