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Good company, but since Intel acquisition, layoffs every year

Research Scientist (Former Employee)

I worked at McAfee full-time for more than 5 years

ProsVery good benefits, better than average.
For security research positions, compensation beats the market.
Company is in a good position in the security industry, good portfolio of products.

ConsLayoffs have been occurring every year the past few years. Research jobs are moving overseas.

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I worked at McAfee full-time for more than a year

Pros: Salary was good but just because my ex-boss helped raise it. they didn't… Cons: Fringe benefits and perks were ridiculous for any1 working outside the UK. The Company culture was only based on sales and all the rest, including… Advice to Senior Management: Get someone better to replace you. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More


Okay IT contract job at McAfee.

Data Integration Lead (Former Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I worked at McAfee as a contractor for less than a year

Pros: Nice place, knowledgeable co-workers, nice facility. Cool IT environment. Cons: Inability of the IT management to grasp technical issues. Advice to Senior Management: Focus on business analytics and data driven decisions More

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