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Great stable company to work for

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Former Employee - Sales Engineer
Former Employee - Sales Engineer

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

Pros

Great company, great technology, great people.

Huge opportunity to get exposure to some of the most innovative and fast paced technology in the industry.

Cons

Not the startup or growth technology company that it once was.
Culture has changed over the years.
Career and pay advancement is tough. As is with most large companies, there is too much red tape and not enough common sense.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Use common sense over processes and procedures.
Focus on core competencies and listen to your employees (especially sales teams) when they tell you certain one off products are not up to par.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Good Place

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer II  in  San Jose, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Software Engineer II in San Jose, CA (US)

    I worked at Cisco Systems as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    Decent Perks, Great work life balance, If you can get into good teams, you will love working here....

    Cons

    I cannot think of anything.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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    Great place to Work

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Cisco Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great Culture, Carrer oriented, a great place to learn and grow professionally. I loved working at Cisco. They provide flexible hours, and support working from home

    Cons

    Learning to navigate within a large and dynamic company can prove challenging for new hires.Too Many Layoffs

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Value more employees that really beleive in the Cisco Culture

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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