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    Chuck Robbins
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  • Founded
  • Company size
    more than 10,000
  • Revenue
    more than $10B (USD)
  • Industry
    Information Technology
  • Link
    Cisco website
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Employees at Cisco have reported receiving these benefits. They will vary by role and location.

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401k matching
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On-site gym
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Rating overview

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Business Operations Manager in Herndon, VA
on July 13, 2021
Great company. Cisco is dedicated to transormation and there have been victims along the way. Most are well taken care of. There is great respect for employees.
Service sales specialist in RTP
on May 15, 2022
Cisco was an organization that was simulataneously incredibly collaborative and very competitive.
IT Intern in Madison, AL
on May 6, 2022
i was ruthlessly mocked when i came out as a pansexual at work. they’re pretty cool except hating gays other than that they’re a great company to work for
Senior Brand Manager in Atlanta, GA
on May 5, 2022
Cisco is a great company with great people. Change management is a constant. It is a blue chip brand and super professional atmosphere. Be comfortable with constant change.
Systems Engineer in San Jose, CA
on May 2, 2022
Overlay sales are challenging if you don’t have deep political alignment with the core account team. Lots of resources for you to learn about different technologies.

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Interview insights

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Process takes about two weeks

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It was basically an engineering sweatshop.

Shared on March 25, 2021

No mention of free overtime work was ever mentioned during the interview. You learn about the free overtime after you move to Atlanta and realize that an important item was never mentioned during the interview.

Shared on December 23, 2020

I had been asked on eye pattern waveform, signal jitter, BERT generator, and Network knowledge.

Shared on September 16, 2019

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