Juniper Networks

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Memorable, great bunch of folks

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Former Employee - Business Analyst in Sunnyvale, CA (US)
Former Employee - Business Analyst in Sunnyvale, CA (US)

I worked at Juniper Networks full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

before they bought out all the companies, Juniper was a great place to work. Salary was great. Stock options were generous. Benefits were great too. I met some very nice people there. It's also close to a walking path over by Yahoo and that was great to use. I have great memories from Juniper.

Cons

Once all the acquisitions started, my friends started getting laid off and the culture started to change. there was just so much conflict between east coast employees and west coast employees. My boss from the east coast would call me at 5 PST to see if I'm still at work. oh well, I still met great people there and would go back there still.

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    Do you like re-orgs?

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    Current Employee - Engineering Director in Sunnyvale, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Engineering Director in Sunnyvale, CA (US)

    I have been working at Juniper Networks full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Juniper builds really large and expensive routers, switches and firewalls for ISPs and mobile networks. It has hired a lot of smart engineers
    Good salaries
    Flexible work hours
    Clearly articulated Juniper values

    Cons

    Constant shuffling of leadership and re-orgs.
    No company parties, events, or anything remotely fun.
    Terrible tools and infrastructure
    It is terrible at M&A. Fails to integrate every acquisition and within a few months to a year, it usually terminates the product or destroys its functionality.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Adhere to the juniper values
    Innovation isn't an activity, stop pretending to be some other search company.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Good place for technical people

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Juniper Networks

    Pros

    1. Very good Infrastrucutre both in terms of hardware and software
    2. Salary slightly above average than other product companies
    3. Lots of opportunities to learn new things
    4. Works on lots of latest technologies

    Cons

    1. Management keeps changing and so does strategies
    2. Job security is not there, as change of business plan means people lose their jobs

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep a good long term strategy rather than changing it every now and then

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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