Symantec - My experience there was fine - but not a company I would stay with for long term employment | Glassdoor
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"My experience there was fine - but not a company I would stay with for long term employment"

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Former Employee - Senior Product Manager in Cupertino, CA
Former Employee - Senior Product Manager in Cupertino, CA
Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

My hiring manager gave me a great opportunity and salary
The company supported work life balance and telecommuting
Unfortunately I was moved to work under two other managers within the next 12 months

Cons

Poor leadership in middle management
Bad communication

Other Employee Reviews for Symantec

  1. "Good"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Revenue Manager in Mountain View, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Revenue Manager in Mountain View, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great benefits & salary (Among the best in the Bay Area)
    Good W/L Balance
    Excellent career advancement opportunities
    Excellent Brand
    Excellent training opportunities

    Cons

    Lack of direction from management
    Too many acquisitions with no clear path of integration
    Middle management conflicts between departments - need to work together better.

    Advice to Management

    GREAT COMPANY - KEEP IT GREAT. I had to leave due to relocation and there were no opportunities in Finance in the Dallas area otherwise I would still be there.


  2. "Fast paced but unclear strategy"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Development Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Development Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Fast paced work environment. at Symantec

    Cons

    Lots of challenges in core business and no clear way out. Benefits are average. Work life balance is difficult for managers.

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