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"They know enterprise"

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Former Employee - Product Manager in San Francisco, CA
Former Employee - Product Manager in San Francisco, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Despite the IT geekiness of VM products as a whole, I've met some really good people who cares for the company and each other as individuals. At VMware, senior mgmt tries hard have programs to recognize and celebrate people's accomplishments.

Cons

Still a very large company mentality , hard to move fast and implement change.

Advice to Management

Move past "war-time" old school way of doing things. Hard to resonate with new generation of employees.

Other Employee Reviews for VMware

  1. "VMware provides an enriching, satisfying and pleasant experience."

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

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

    Pros

    Work with some of the industry's best developers.
    Challenges and list of todo items never stops.
    Build one of the cool products here.

    Cons

    Revenue stream has slowed down.
    Company with 14k+ people is turning VMware into a slowly moving company.
    Compensation is not what it used to be earlier.


  2. "wo rk life at vm ware"

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    Former Employee - Licensing in Cork, GA
    Former Employee - Licensing in Cork, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    good career opportunities if you can get your manager behind you but not so great if they want to make life hard for you.

    Cons

    not great management,very clicky and not sure if I would want to work there again. Pay rise are a joke and do not even keep up with inflation

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