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Controller, Sales Finance (Former Employee), San Jose, CASeptember 10, 2014
led emerging market SOX compliance
led North America controller role
led Stock Admin
led internal audit projects
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Great Silicon Valley Company
IT Security Engineer - CSIRT Team (Former Employee), Research Triangle Park, NCSeptember 10, 2014
Cisco is an overall great place to start. Flexible work schedule makes them very attractive.
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Professional work environment
Linux Support (Current Employee), Research Triangle Park, NCSeptember 9, 2014
Cisco Management is terrific!
My team is very supportive andknowledgeable
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Great work place
Technical Support Manager (Current Employee), Bangalore,IndiaSeptember 9, 2014
Great work place where work life Balance can be achieved. Nice campus and nice office .
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Great Learning Experience
Engineer - IT (Former Employee), Bangalore, IndiaSeptember 8, 2014
Good Work Culture
Excellent Learning Experience
Innovative Job
Great Play Areas
Cross functional knowledge Sharing
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Contracted Position
Executive Assistant to Vice President IBM Global (Former Employee), Richfield, OHSeptember 6, 2014
Would like to get hired in as employee rather then a contractor.
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Good work culture
PRODUCT MARKETING MANAGER (Current Employee), San JoseSeptember 4, 2014
Cisco has a very flexible work culture that can help employees balance work life balance.
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Work culture was very competitive
Project Manager (Current Employee), San Jose, CASeptember 4, 2014
Pros: work from home. late night meetings made it real hard to show up on time in the morning for work, so this was the biggest perk.
Cons: being a contractor no benefits were provided
In Cisco i had the opportunity to work in 4 different projects and that made me more versatile.

In the most recent project i was part of the PMO/ERMO -

Handling the Transition aspect of scopes that part of Quarterly release.
Analyze each project in all phases of PLC (From BRD to all the way Go-live).
Team work was the key as we had to deal with both – more... Offshore/Onshore Teams.
Getting less time for family as during the last stages of the project it became a round the clock cycle.
New issues kept it interesting. – less
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Work From Home at its best
Project Manager (Current Employee), Richardson, TXSeptember 4, 2014
Cisco currently allows many individuals to work from home and provides great tools which allow employees to grow within the company without the need of an office environment
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productive
Oracle PL-SQL Developer/Lead (Current Employee), Durham, NCSeptember 3, 2014
a typical day at work
what you learned
management
your co-workers
the hardest part of the job
the most enjoyable part of the job
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Dynamic but complex environment. Opportunities abound.
Marketing Operations Channel Manager (Former Employee), Research Triangle Park, NCSeptember 3, 2014
Pros: learning organization with plenty of responsibility; remote options
Cons: management can be excellent or not so seasoned
This was my first corporate experience. Great exposure to how to adapt the business to a changing market and grow your skills. Wide range of management being not experienced to very saavy. Just be sure you join a team where you have the fit and expect to transition on a 1-2 year cycle to stay relevant.
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All Technical work
L1 Voice Engineer (Former Employee), Wichita State UniversitySeptember 3, 2014
Really good working environment, alot to learn from. It really helped make me build my career as a professional.
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I enjoyed working at Cisco, but still looking for new opportunity.
Sr. software engineer (Current Employee), richardson, texasSeptember 1, 2014
Pros: salary, benefits.
Cons: new growth opportunity.
Cisco is a good company to work with. From the past couple of years of work, it gradually became routine work that I need to make a change.
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Excellent job culture yet no job security with minimal benefits
Software Engineer (Current Employee), Bangalore, KAAugust 31, 2014
Pros: job culture, co-workers
Cons: job security, salary benefits
* Workplace is fun and excellent
* Learnt many aspects of Mobility Packet Core, especially SGSN
* Became expertise in Automation and Regression Testing
* Daily work involves TCL scripting in which became well versed
* Management needs to be proactive and work towards innovation
* Co-workers are amazing and very well talented
* Nothing like hardest part – more... but job involves utmost dedication and moderate hardwork
* Most enjoyable part is the Packet Core Technologies which is very interesting and worldwide used. – less
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Small group within larger Cisco Advanced Services Group
Cisco ECS Project Manager (Current Employee), Rancho Cordova, CAAugust 28, 2014
Pros: large sales force
Cons: large sales force, that doesn't offer our services, too much red tape to get a project underway in an ideal amount of time.
The reward I get from putting all the pieces together to pull off a successful webcast is exceptional! I have learned a great deal from my departmental mentor and also working with multiple Enterprise, SMB Business Units such as Marketing, IT, Networking, AV contractors, Project and Program mangers, Law and HR as well as the C-Level interaction with – more... the client. – less
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Solid company
Contract Manager (Former Employee), San Jose, CAAugust 27, 2014
Pros: work/life balance, collaborative culture, compensation/benfits
Cons: career advancement, job security
Being at Cisco for five years, it was a great learning experience. I enriched my project management, financial analytic and leadership skills. Solid management and co-workers foster an collaborative environment. Challenging part of the job was sometimes to get an innovative idea established and everyone on board. The most enjoyable part of the job is – more... working with a great team that assists at any part of the day. – less
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Productive
Sr. Salesforce.com Consultant (Current Employee), San Jose, CAAugust 27, 2014
Most days I get in early so I can get emails done and be ready for the project team meeting
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Interesting
Senior Manager, Global Development Services (Current Employee), San Jose, CAAugust 25, 2014
Dynamic, fast paced environment, great people to work with.
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Sales
Account Executive, Select Accounts (Former Employee), Sacramento, CAAugust 25, 2014
Self-motivated, experienced SaaS sales professional specializing in Mid-Market and Enterprise space. Customer centric, revenue driver, with solution selling approach, focused on managing end-to-end sales cycle including lead generation, qualification, building urgency in sales process, and closing net new business. Concentrated skillset in web touch, – more... sales methodology, and versed in leveraging technology such as marketing automation, web conferencing, collaboration tools, and CRM to support closing forecasted deals. – less
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Professional environment and happy employees
Program Manager (Current Employee), Morrisville, NCAugust 25, 2014
Pros: professional environment, upward mobility, ability to work from home
Cons: position instability
I enjoyed my work with Cisco. They promote a very professional environment within a framework of honesty and integrity. This is the first company in my career that I ever thought of becoming "a company man".

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