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"A decent company"

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Current Employee - Software Engineer in Austin, TX
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Austin, TX
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Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

decent compensation and benefit package.
Positive work environment. Co-workers are mostly nice and respectful.
Team building events are well organized.

Cons

Need better management.
Like most of tech companies, job security is one thing you can't have.
Need better project planning.
Have to work over-time sometimes.

Advice to Management

avoid bad acquisitions. less re-organizations.

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. "Need to move forward"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    The company has a lot of cash in the bank and many resources available for its employees.

    Cons

    They need to find a way to penetrate new markets to grow. These new markets would have to be geographically based versus new products to increase their portfolio.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "salary"

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    Former Contractor - Software Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Former Contractor - Software Engineer in San Jose, CA

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

    Pros

    I was interested of the quality of work

    Cons

    The work environment wasn't very professional

    Advice to Management

    Be fair and honest

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