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Updated Aug 3, 2021

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4.3
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VMware Chief Executive Officer  Raghu Raghuram
Raghu Raghuram
74 Ratings
Pros
  • "work life balance is the best in biz(in 663 reviews)

  • "amazing work environment and passionate teammates(in 295 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Middle management kills progressive change to suit the business(in 108 reviews)

  • "Upper management is rarely genuine(in 77 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company

      Aug 1, 2021 - Systems Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great culture even though there has been some executive changes lately. Flexible environment and great technology.

      Cons

      Remove some of the internal processes and red tape. Break down the barriers between divisions.

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good salary

      Jul 27, 2021 - Customer Support Specialist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Well paid, excellent benefits, office location and perks in the office, flexible hours.

      Cons

      Promotion opportunity once a year on a specific date and limited so could miss out if there is no budget.

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    3. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Was great before but not any more

      Jul 22, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Still considering VMware to be a good company globally and it offers: Good employee benefits Good brand name Good products/solutions

      Cons

      Local office culture is not what it used to be when the leadership changed hands a year ago: Bad leadership which leads to toxic culture Hierarchical Bully Favouritism

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Seriously great place

      Jul 7, 2021 - Sales Specialist in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Leadership actually care, great salary, awesome products.

      Cons

      There are many backend issues, tickets are painful to get resolved, huge administrative burden for sales teams doing the jobs that operations are supposed to do.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great company to work for

      Jul 7, 2021 - Client Solutions Executive 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Great technology - Excellent work culture - Strong D&I culture

      Cons

      - A little late to the market in cloud, but now has a strong strategy in multi-cloud services

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great Culture

      Jul 8, 2021 - Sales Leader 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good culture and experience in the global teams

      Cons

      No progression, favoritism, bad culture in the sales team

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      VMware opportunities

      Jun 22, 2021 - Recruiter in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great flexibility and support where leaders truly care about employee wellbeing

      Cons

      Most leadership roles are in the US which makes it harder to develop outside of the region

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Why VMware is a great place to work

      May 6, 2021 - Manager in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      customer focus, relevant strategy and aligned products, employee friendly, a culture that truly embraces diversity

      Cons

      Fast paced innovation makes it mandatory for people to be comfortable with rapid change. If that's not you, VMware may not suit you.

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      VMware

      Jun 28, 2021 - Executive Assistant in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Executive Assistant at VMware Australia

      Cons

      Working on workplace Culture in ANZ

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good pay and culture

      Jun 19, 2021 - Associate Consultant in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Everyone is nice and culture is good

      Cons

      Sales focused and driven by quarter

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