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"Member of Technical Staff"

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Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Palo Alto, CA
Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Palo Alto, CA
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at VMware full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Great challenges, smart engineers, cutting edge technology company focused in give more value to its customers in every release.

Cons

Slow paced company. Some teams does not have enough time to train/mentor new hires, that means you should be a good self-learner.

Advice to Management

Focus on training and mentoring of new hires. Try to make this company more agile.

Other Employee Reviews for VMware

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Thrilling at the beginning and disaster in the end"

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    Former Employee - Senior QA Engineer in Palo Alto, CA
    Former Employee - Senior QA Engineer in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at VMware full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    - cutting edge technologies
    - valuable experience
    - great campus, cafe, beer bashes
    - free food and drinks in the kitchen
    - gym
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    Cons

    - incompetent and corrupted QA higher management
    - poor company culture
    - hypocritical - promote professional growth, but wont allow to actually grow. Example, HR will send plans for employees to improve their skills like taking additional classes, but manager wont ever approve siting project timelines

    Advice to Management

    Hire professional QA management
    Start really care about employee professional growth
    Build teams


  2. "Positive"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Opportunity to collaborate with coworkers around the globe
    -Opportunity to work on a variety of projects
    -Nice facilities and perks (such as free snacks, drinks and holiday gatherings)
    -Warm and inviting culture (All of my direct colleagues are nice, humble, funny and have a good work ethic)

    Cons

    -Can sometimes feel overloaded with a lot of projects
    -You can work long hours if you make the decision to do so
    -Can take awhile for decisions to get made

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