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"So-so"

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  • Culture & Values
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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Software Engineer III in San Jose, CA
Current Employee - Software Engineer III in San Jose, CA
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

- Good exposure to customer deployments of your software
- Learning experience in a big org

Cons

- Too slow growth
- Way too much politics

Advice to Management

No point.

Other Employee Reviews for Cisco Systems

  1. "A lot going on here at Cisco and a lot to navigate."

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

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

    Pros

    You can easily learn something new everyday. There are so many jobs within the company, it is impossible to think that there isn't something for everyone.

    Cons

    You have to be proactive in finding what you want/need.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Frustrating. Management favoritism."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Work flexibility (hours and locations); Company is respected; Compensation package is decent; Friendly, smart co-workers

    Cons

    Inconsistent management styles (there are a lot of bad managers); Many transitions – looking for the new shiny object (even if it’s not valuable); Not supporting valuable existing efforts; Constant transitions


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