FireEye Reviews

Updated May 3, 2021

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3.7
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FireEye CEO/Board Member Kevin Mandia
Kevin Mandia
276 Ratings
Pros
  • "Pay and benefits are good, along with amenities like free lunch(in 57 reviews)

  • "Company has great work life balance(in 55 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Lack of 401k matching is "offset" by stock options(in 42 reviews)

  • "No 401k matching currently available, but offset through other benefits(in 36 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Turned the corner to take on the world

      Mar 8, 2021 - Product Manager in Milpitas, CA
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      Pros

      Team I'm on is great, listens to feedback, makes changes based on common sense.

      Cons

      Industry perception of where we are in the space, stock performance.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Company

      Apr 26, 2021 - RSM in Columbus, OH
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      Pros

      The entire Sales organization is great to work with and for!

      Cons

      Could use a bit more $ in R&D for products.

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Amazing company and promising future

      Apr 8, 2021 - Senior Managed Defense Consultant in Arlington, VA
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      Pros

      World class CEO and strong business plan moving forward

      Cons

      Too much business. We cant hire enough people fast enough to keep up with the work.

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Place to Work

      Apr 19, 2021 - Account Manager 
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      Pros

      Culture Growing industry Good career advancement opportunities Excellent Professional Services

      Cons

      Too many products Occasional lay offs

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to work

      Apr 14, 2021 - Senior Consultant in Alexandria, VA
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      Pros

      Opportunities for training in all areas of information security.

      Cons

      Some management changes have occurred that have led to uncertainty at department levels.

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good company to work for

      Mar 23, 2021 - Sales Operations in Milpitas, CA
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      Pros

      Great technology and CEO. Focused and should be doing better in the stock market than they are.

      Cons

      Somewhat suffers from Silicon Valley senior management cliques

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Complexity

      Feb 10, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
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      Pros

      Great team to work with and culture. Gartner leader and strong leadership.

      Cons

      Company has some many different products to sell and putting together ONE FireEye with all their acquisitions to improve product and messaging. So many competitors to compete with in the marketplace. No work life balance possible because of the process and customers need more support.

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Sales

      Mar 30, 2021 - Account Executive in Virginia Beach, VA
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      Pros

      Nice People, good culture, trying to top-grade the salesforce

      Cons

      OTE not realistic for majority of AE's, only 40% of my sales team hit their quotas with one AE doing 250% with cherry-picked accounts that had renewals in the pipeline.

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great company

      Mar 4, 2021 - Software Engineer in Arlington, VA
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      Pros

      Kevin is great! Great culture! Best in market!

      Cons

      Lagging behind due to bad management decisions in 2015-2016.

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Excellent leadership

      Feb 6, 2021 - Regional Director in Chicago, IL
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      Pros

      Top leadership and great people provide strong value to customers

      Cons

      Channel strategy could use a boost - committed but not getting appropriate mind share to really drive the market.

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