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Great opportunity for an eager employee, but too much bureaucracy to move things along

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Former Employee - Marketing Manager  in  Menlo Park, CA (US)
Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Menlo Park, CA (US)

I worked at Sun Microsystems

Pros

Wealth of resources, telecommuting and flex office policy means you can work from anywhere, lots of opportunities for learning and taking on extra responsibilities.

Cons

The resources are burdened with bureaucracy, because so many people telecommute, the buildings feel ghostly and you never know where people are on a given day.

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Not sure how things have changed since the Oracle acquisition, but quicker turn around times for inter department tasks would have been helpful.

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    It was a good experience and helped me learn a lot.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Sun Microsystems

    Pros

    -Good environment
    -good place to work
    -good salary
    -good roles
    -good jobs
    -good stuff
    -good thing
    -good people
    -good team

    Cons

    -some of the down sides to working for sun microsystems was that it was a very harsh learning curve

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    some of the advice or feedback to the leadership at sun microsystems would be to give your employees a bit more of a learning curve.

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    Employee Friendly

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Santa Clara, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Santa Clara, CA (US)

    I worked at Sun Microsystems

    Pros

    Flexible work environment, Respect for employees

    Cons

    improvements needed in Decision Making, Leadership, accountability

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