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VMware Senior Systems Engineer Reviews

Updated Sep 21, 2020

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4.8
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VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger
Pat Gelsinger
25 Ratings
  1. "Good Company with a Future Vision & Mission"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Global Leadership of the company is very good, They think about employees and implement policies which actually empower employees.

    Cons

    Career Growth Opportunties limited, Hardly any discussion on Transition and career progression of an individual

  2. "Great culture and a good company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Best Culture - very collaborative Decent Pay

    Cons

    Usual cons of a mid-size growing company. Processes, hurdles etc

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  3. "Great Technology, Siloed Organisation"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great tech Great package Great co-workers Good work life balance

    Cons

    Organisation need to break down the "silos" Rapidly transition from products and Feature selling to Solutions and Cloud services

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  4. "Really good company!!!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Paris
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Amazing Company Smart colleagues Really good package Always new stuff (customers, tech, project, experiences, ...)

    Cons

    Big company with matrix teams => Complex Some people have strong ego => Not easy to work with

  5. "How to feel at VMware"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    perfect vision for IT future

    Cons

    Difficult to find the right information inside

  6. "Best to Work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    You become a driving force to create a change in how things should work in new era.

    Cons

    Your mind never stop thinking what’s next.

  7. "Best place to work in Italy"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Milan
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Best SE Manager to work for

    Cons

    Too few team activities outside work

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  8. Helpful (2)

    "Sr Systems Engineers"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time

    Pros

    - Excellent Benefits -Part of expectation is to stay up to date with products and proper time is given for this -Work with some of the smartest people I've ever met -Great Company Culture -Great Work Life Balance -CEO & Executive Leadership is headed in the right direction -Great products & technology

    Cons

    -Newest SVP of America's does NOT have VMWare style of management and thats a bit worry-some for the future. He is also bringing all his friends from his former employer.

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  9. "great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Senior Systems Engineer in Reston, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at VMware

    Pros

    great launch pad for career... Very few IT companies have such a breadth of software that touches all aspects of IT that allows motivated SEs to become extremely well rounded and critical to the success of their customers.

    Cons

    very stove-piped product management (at the time, <2015) seems to have gotten better - but it's a consequence of acquisitions. Many people complained of "popularity contest" type of atmosphere... This can be rectified by being outgoing and engaging with colleagues. Cloud stragegy.

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  10. "Company of Great People"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    The company fill up with great people to work with.

    Cons

    Some management ain't that foreseeing.

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