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Great company. Change needed and happening.

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Current Employee - Senior Director in San Jose, CA (US)
Current Employee - Senior Director in San Jose, CA (US)

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Flexibility, Pay, Ability to move

Cons

Constant change. Strategy fluctuation. resourcing. Top heavy

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Change is good! You're on a great path.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Another big company...

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    Current Employee - Architect/Senior Software Engineer in Austin, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Architect/Senior Software Engineer in Austin, TX (US)

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

    Pros

    Lots of cash on hand, seems to be moving forward with new technologies, started to restructure around more core business and more focused global portfolio.

    Cons

    Complex company, lost the efficiency and agility of smaller players, a lot of politics, management chain disconnected from reality, still largely San Jose oriented despite good efforts to become a real global company.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Enough outsourcing. Inefficiency, lost of creativity and ownership.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Good learning experience

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Cisco Systems

    Pros

    Good place to be an employee

    Cons

    Easy to fly under the radar

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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