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VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger
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  1. "VMware"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time

    Pros

    - good work/ life balance - One day WFH - great benefits, health insurance plan

    Cons

    Lots of levels of management

  2. "Not as good as it seems (More than 2 years full time employee)"

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    Former Employee - Technical Support Engineer in Cork
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at VMware full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    - A lot of Benefits - Nice Campus and good people - Knowledge and experience gained - Competitive Salary ( at least as TSE) - Free snacks and coffee - Company Bus - Annual Salary review - Good training and opportunities to develop technically.

    Cons

    - Live Balance is null - MicroManagement - Stress level is very unpleasant. - Minor opportunities to grow within the Company (not in the same branch) - Very high-stress environment to work in. - The survey is NOT a way to measure the engineer's job - Needs more strength against stupid customers - Massive rotation (60 % of people leave VMware in their first year) Live Balance is null, no chance to work from home,...

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    Advice to Management

    On the contrary, is a really good place to gain experience and knowledge. Really nice people to work with and really nice company events. Avoid hiring "only" English native speakers people for Management. There are a lot of well-prepared people who are ready to take this journey and not necessarily needs to be a "Paddy". I totally understand that there's a not written deal where you should keep Irish people safe against...

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  3. "3 Years In"

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    Current Employee - Resource Management Analyst in Carrigaline
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Nice campus, good people, better than apple.

    Cons

    Same cons as other multinational corporations.

    Advice to Management

    Allow your employees to drive change.

  4. "Business Development Representative"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time

    Pros

    Freedom to work and do your job.

    Cons

    Everything is ok in there. One of the best companies to work

  5. "Vmware"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time

    Pros

    A lot of benefits and Events

    Cons

    Quarter ends can be tiresome

  6. "VMware"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at VMware full-time

      Pros

      Great work - life balance Competitive salary

      Cons

      Lots of levels of management

    • "System Engineer"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at VMware full-time

      Pros

      Good benefits and culture

      Cons

      Shame about all the redundancies

    • "Revenue Analyst"

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      Former Employee - Revenue Analyst in Cork
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at VMware full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Good, positive environment. Good compensation package. Flat hierarchy.

      Cons

      Work-Life balance. Slow hiring puts pressure on existing staff.

      Advice to Management

      Don't disregard the non-work aspects of corporate life, such as career development, staff excursions, wellness courses, etc.

    • "High stress"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cork
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at VMware full-time

      Pros

      Great benefits,Great progression, Great training

      Cons

      Very high stress environment to work in. Company growing faster than it can keep up with

      Advice to Management

      Pick a support model and stick to it.

    • "Order Analyst"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at VMware full-time

      Pros

      Excellent Company to work for

      Cons

      A bit far from city but they provide free transportation

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