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"Company itself is good but corruption and politics run rampant in some departments"

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Former Employee - Order Validation Specialist in Seattle, WA
Former Employee - Order Validation Specialist in Seattle, WA
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at F5 Networks full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Great benefits
Work space is comfortable and ergonomically minded
Fun events

Cons

As mentioned above, the company itself is great. However, the management in the Finance-related department needs to be re-evaluated. The people in the upper management have no regard for the welfare of their employees, especially when many sacrifices are made to meet deadlines and quotas. Loyalty and strong work ethics are not appreciated and favoritism sadly exists with employees who do not uphold these values. People are left feeling afraid to express valid concerns on improving morale, workflow processes, and efficiency. Too much time is being spent on gossip and not enough on the business and welfare of the company and its people.

Advice to Management

Please show more appreciation to employees who stay at their desks to do the work they were hired to do and express concern over those who would rather socialize during quarter end.

Other Employee Reviews for F5 Networks

  1. "Good company, great people"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at F5 Networks full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good, smart people make F5 special

    Cons

    Becoming too political due to growth

    Advice to Management

    Learn how to scale soon


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Best place I have ever worked"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    F5 really values its engineers

    Cons

    No cons sorry but seriously no

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