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Cisco Systems Reviews

Updated 26 Jan 2020

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4.2
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Cisco Systems CEO Chuck Robbins
Chuck Robbins
5,182 Ratings
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  • "It can be hard to get a good work-life balance with late meetings(in 513 reviews)

  • "Still a big company which means there will be protocol and some bureaucracy(in 407 reviews)

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  1. "Great overall experience"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Galway

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

    Pros

    Good colleagues Many interesting projects Good social activities

    Cons

    Weird bug-tracking system/other internal processes

    Cisco Systems2019-05-29
  2. "Good Culture"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cisco Systems full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good pay Great collective of colleagues Nice company events Good benefits

    Cons

    Management decisions not really clear and transparent.

    Cisco Systems2020-01-06
  3. "Great Place to work"

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    Former Employee - Business Advisor in Dublin, Dublin

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

    Pros

    Great team work spirit, flexible working time.

    Cons

    Stop hiring from vendor, revised your hiring process.

    Cisco Systems2019-11-02
  4. "Very good"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Galway
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Co-workers, company culture, work/life balance

    Cons

    Low salary, low paid time off

    Advice to Management

    Increase salaries

    Cisco Systems2019-10-31
  5. "good place to work in Ireland"

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    Current Employee - Director in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    flexibility, great people, strong teams, good culture

    Cons

    limited progression available at the higher levels unless willing to move to US

    Cisco Systems2019-09-04
  6. "Working as Network Consulting Engineer at Cisco"

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    Former Employee - Network Consulting Engineer in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cisco Systems full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Worthy company Great for Cisco certification benefits Process and results driven

    Cons

    The company direction from senior executives can change frequently and become diluted

    Cisco Systems2019-05-22
  7. "Sales manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible working environment. Good for life / work balance

    Cons

    Hard to find any. (-;

    Cisco Systems2019-05-19
  8. "Culture Culture Culture"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Galway
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Love working for Cisco they care about their employees you are not just a number like what happens in lots of multinationals. Cisco Galway has a culture of fun, craic, great work ethic and very passionate people very proud to be part of this team.

    Cons

    That our sparkling water machine would stop breaking down :-)

    Advice to Management

    Keep giving transparent and honest updates to your staff, keep them in loop this helps folk feel even more confident about their work place.

    Cisco Systems2019-03-21
  9. "Fun to work with"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer II 

    I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible work timings and good learning

    Cons

    not much growth and we should be limited with in the network domain of knowledge

    Cisco Systems2019-03-15
  10. "Software Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cisco Systems full-time

    Pros

    Great work life balance and nice people.

    Cons

    Not very innovate . Was working on legacy products.

    Advice to Management

    Encourage inhouse innovation rather than buying startups

    Cisco Systems2019-01-18
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