Cisco Systems
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www.cisco.com San Jose, CA 5000+ Employees

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Great company to work for

Technical Lead (Current Employee)
San Jose, CA (US)

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time for more than 8 years

ProsLearning Opportunity and good compensation/benefit

ConsLack of visibility and require politics savvy

Advice to Senior ManagementRecognize low level engineer effort

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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A very satisfying ride so far..

Manager (Current Employee)
Bangalore (India)

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


Pros: Excellent culture of freedom and empowerment, great people, great work. One man being at the helm has obviously helped largely retain focus on the company's… Cons: Not the best paymaster. Cisco has grown in size and a result slowed down over the… Advice to Senior Management: Do not compromise on hiring standards and bring in inadequately… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Very good overall company

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: - Interesting and challenging work - They treat their people with… Cons: - Constant reorganization - On the plus side though they do this to best align their resources with market needs, so other than… Advice to Senior Management: Invest some more in the US, otherwise keep doing what… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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