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Great company to work for

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Technical Lead  in  San Jose, CA (US)
Current Employee - Technical Lead in San Jose, CA (US)

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Learning Opportunity and good compensation/benefit

Cons

Lack of visibility and require politics savvy

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Recognize low level engineer effort

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Excellent company to work for

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    • Senior Management
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    Former Employee - Electro- Mechanical Engineer  in  San Jose, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Electro- Mechanical Engineer in San Jose, CA (US)

    I worked at Cisco Systems as an intern for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly coworkers, positive work environment.

    Cons

    Decline in market share in some areas.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    One of the best if you want to work at a big company

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

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    So influential in the rise of the internet. Bellweather for tech.

    Cons

    Lots of layers. Executive leadership has been spotty. No clear strategy in many groups other than playing the best defense.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Cisco has the components and pieces, but it is so difficult to get things done when it affects and requires lining up multiple businesses. And there are still too many layers of management and process and overhead

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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