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"Great place to work !"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Product Manager in San Jose, CA
Current Employee - Product Manager in San Jose, CA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

1. Company is employee friendly - treats its employees well
2. Compensation, Bonus, Promotion, etc are objectively determined and largely merit based

Cons

1. Slow moving adapting to new trends
2. Too many management layers

Advice to Management

Reduce the number of management layers and speed up decision-making.

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Good place to work for long term"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer II in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Software Engineer II in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work/life balance and have chance to work with smart people.

    Cons

    Frequent lay-offs, no considerable pay raises.

    Advice to Management

    Have proper planning and better pay when compared to competitors.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "watch this one fail"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Se III in Farmington, CT
    Current Employee - Se III in Farmington, CT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    lots of frustrated good people left there

    Cons

    politics and shoot the other guy going on
    left and got an instant 30k raise in a week

    Advice to Management

    walk the talk

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