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      Three rounds of interviews: the first round briefly talked about resume, the second round talked about technical issues and BQ with the manager, and the third round talked about BQ and resume with the boss. After three rounds of interviews, there is a phone call with HR.

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    Cisco Systems Awards & Accolades

    • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2014
    • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2013
    • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2012
    • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2010
    • National Top 50 Green CompaniesGreen Power Partnership2010

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