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"Good Overall"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Product Manager
Former Employee - Product Manager
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

Great technology for virtualization and cloud.

Cons

Career advancement limited. Near impossible to move into other organizations.

Advice to Management

360 degree reviews would help get a better view of Manager's performance.

Other Employee Reviews for VMware

  1. Helpful (9)

    "Do not join CPD!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Staff Engineer
    Former Employee - Staff Engineer
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at VMware full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -Few exceptional Engineers & Manager(s) (but rest are pathetic & selfish )
    -Exciting Technology & competition
    -Competitive Pay

    Cons

    -CPD BU Leader's main priority is to develop/promote Beijing Team leaving rest of the Teams (Paloalto, Bangalore, Sophia) to Hell!
    -No employee retention
    -Engineers are treated like Pigs (Extremely sorry to compare with Pigs) No value to personal life.
    -No work life balance, even after working during weekends, Managers expect engineers not take any comp off for the weekends spent on work.
    -Too much of Politics.
    -In-order to promote their level in hierarchy, Sr. Manager(s) hire another manager.
    -Managers can do anything to elevate their position. Best example-One of the engineer(Sr. MTS) who resignes the company after 1+yr of work in CPD as Lead, gets call back to CPD as Manager.

    Advice to Management

    Clean all the slack, specially Managers and Directors.


  2. "Good Enverionment"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Support Engineer in Denver, CO
    Current Employee - Technical Support Engineer in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    There is some question about the future of some products

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