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Great Company to work in... if in the right group

Senior Manager (Current Employee)
Palo Alto, CA (US)

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

ProsContinues to be at the bleeding edge in some technology areas
You work with smart people if you get into the right team

ConsUpper Management is still learning how to keep things under control.
Most of the original people have left, and the ones remaining behind have a bad attitude.

Advice to Senior ManagementMake hard decisions, and stick to them. Make people accountable and responsible for their mistakes.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Software QA Engineer (Former Employee)
Sofia (Bulgaria)

I worked at VMware full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Good colleagues, good process as a whole, interesting virtual technologies, can… Cons: Bad management, people are not valued- they are just resources, no honest feedback for your… Advice to Senior Management: Nope, let think with their own heads No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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The onboard process at VMware is mired in complex systems that are not integrated into a seamless, easy process.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at VMware full-time for more than a year


Pros: Great company spirit. Lots of activities that provide interaction… Cons: Too many meetings! Process adverse to the point of being ineffective – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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