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Found 1,379 of over 1K reviews
4.3
86% Recommend to a Friend
F5 President and Chief Executive Officer Francois Locoh-Donou
92% Approve of CEO

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4.3
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F5 President and Chief Executive Officer Francois Locoh-Donou
Francois Locoh-Donou
451 Ratings

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Pros
  • "Benefits are good but at at per market rate(in 175 reviews)
  • "The people are great and are happy with what they do.(in 141 reviews)
  • "Lots of interesting technical challenges and quite a good work life balance.(in 118 reviews)
  • "The culture is great at identifying (really and honestly) what the sticking points are.(in 103 reviews)
  • "The pay was good.(in 52 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Very good place to work

    Nov 22, 2022 - Sales Engineer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Displaying servant leadership, caring for employees, and championing social change.

    Cons

    Some acquired companies could be integrated better, but that's the case for every company I've worked at, so not necessarily unique to F5.

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Nice WLB

    Nov 20, 2022 - QA Automaton Engineer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Nice wlb and helpful teams

    Cons

    Nothing cons at this point

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  4. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 8 years

    Best employer ever

    Nov 11, 2022 - SRE III in Seattle, WA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Community, Human First, Diversity Empowering

    Cons

    Can't think of any cons.

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  5. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    First Company with Human First Policy

    Nov 5, 2022 - Hardware Engineer in Spokane, WA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Work environment and teamwork. Goal to help everyone succeed with job responsibilities.

    Cons

    There are not many downsides with supportive work environment.

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Human First and High Performance

    Oct 28, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great culture. Great leadership focused on wellbeing of employees first. Great benefits. Competitive pay.

    Cons

    Like most companies making connections has become more difficult since covid and the flexible work environment that allows choice for fully remote, in office sometimes or fulltime, while great for some is not for everyone.

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great company to work for!

    Oct 26, 2022 - Senior UX Designer in Seattle, WA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    - Human-first and tons of smart/kind people - Room for growth - Room to make an impact

    Cons

    - Design teams siloed - Need more designers

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    Great Company

    Oct 17, 2022 - Director in Seattle, WA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Overall a very great company

    Cons

    Overall there are no real cons other than pay

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  9. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    F5 is great!

    Oct 17, 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    great culture, great leaders, good technology

    Cons

    sometimes decision making can be slow

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee

    People first

    Sep 30, 2022 - Data Analyst 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    They actually do what they say. Great people, fun environment.

    Cons

    Salary is a little lower then the industry average, benefits do make up for some of it.

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  11. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    People make it worth it

    Sep 26, 2022 - Sr Manager, Marketing 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    Amazing people, focus on human-first approach, full flexibility for WFM or hybrid, good pay and benefits, lots of potential growth with new focus on security and SaaS

    Cons

    some old legacy systems and processes, lots of change - which is expected with SaaS transition.

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F5 has an overall rating of 4.3 out of 5, based on over 1,492 reviews left anonymously by employees. 86% of employees would recommend working at F5 to a friend and 80% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, F5 employees rate their compensation and benefits as 4.1 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at F5. This rating has improved by 1% over the last 12 months.

86% of F5 employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated F5 4.3 out of 5 for work life balance, 4.4 for culture and values and 4.0 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at F5 to be culture, coworkers, benefits and the cons to be career development, senior leadership, management.

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