Cisco Systems
3.5 of 5 4,220 reviews
www.cisco.com San Jose, CA 5000+ Employees

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Great company as long as you make it to the top 25% in the annual forced stack rating.

Director (Current Employee)
San Jose, CA (US)

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

ProsGreat in giving people opportunity if they are willing and committed to work hard, enormous education opportunities (internal and external).

ConsQuestion on executive promotions and the executive leadership team, would need a big change to get back to the attractive employer it once was. The biggest issue is the complete lack of internal knowledge management.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Pros: Big company with good base salary Cons: Difficult to get anything done. Advice to Senior Management: Hire some young talented people More

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Great Place to work, Excellent pool of intelligent professionals

Program Manager (Former Employee)
San Jose, CA (US)

I worked at Cisco Systems full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Very diverse and culturally rich place and well compensated. Cons: too many acquisitions, lost a bit of it's original identity Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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