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Bad TAC Management

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Former Employee - Technical Support Engineer  in  San Jose, CA (US)
Former Employee - Technical Support Engineer in San Jose, CA (US)

I worked at Brocade Communications full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Good technology. Good place for anyone who like fast innovation technology.

Cons

There were multiple management layers in Support. Most senior managers were clueless of what was going on on the floor, and micro-managing tech support engineers.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Former Employee - Project Manager  in  Broomfield, CO (US)
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Broomfield, CO (US)

    I worked at Brocade Communications full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    There are workout facilities at each site and they offer yoga, kick boxing and additional classes, which helps get a person away from their desk and find time to relieve stress.

    Cons

    The work life balance is said to be a big priority but there have been reduction in force that workloads have increased and taking time off is not a reality.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Start allowing people to sell back their PTO since they are under too much pressure to get their tasks completed they can't afford to take time off and they end up capping out on PTO.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at Brocade Communications full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good people to work with. Flexible work timings, Ok work.

    Cons

    Compensation not up to the market value.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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