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Great place to work

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Operations Director in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
Current Employee - Operations Director in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 10 years)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Empowerment, technology state of art, best of breed in its segment, tools to balance professional and personal life

Cons

Frugality everywhere, challenge to prepare people to become leaders

Advice to Management

Take care of people

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  1. The gold no longer shines through the cruft...

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Security Architect in San Jose, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Security Architect in San Jose, CA (US)

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    _some_ of the talent is top notch.

    Cons

    Tight budgets, especially travel. Lower than industry salary. There are too many people that have stayed at their position for way too long.

    Advice to Management

    Prune bottom 10%. Start with the managers.

  2. Great company overall

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Product Manager in San Jose, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Product Manager in San Jose, CA (US)

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great learning, competitive salary, flexible work hours, healthy work-life balance

    Cons

    Slow growth, silo-ed experience, executive vision lacking

    Advice to Management

    Encourage growth, understand what your employees want and try to accommodate them

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