VMware Reviews

Updated 10 Jul 2020

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4.2
86%
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96%
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VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger
Pat Gelsinger
2,585 Ratings
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  • "No cons to mention about this company(in 113 reviews)

  • "middle management, mileage varies dramatically(in 104 reviews)

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  1. "Great Place to Work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Awesome Work Culture. Promotes Growth. Values Employees

    Cons

    There's always something to improve

  2. "Top company for career life"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at VMware full-time

    Pros

    Lovely career development & growth with elegant salary Technical Focused

    Cons

    Non R&D departments sucks in the country where I was working

  3. "System engineer"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Computer Page 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at VMware full-time

    Pros

    Awesome tech, loyal customers.. access to every customer.

    Cons

    Local culture. Struggle with down turn.

  4. Helpful (1)

    "Leadership lacking"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time

    Pros

    You get to work on the latest software defined products out there with a good team enviroment.

    Cons

    No direction from leadership

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  5. "Great Company with Solid Future Ahead"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time

    Pros

    Fantastic company to work for with an incredibly diverse range of solutions. An exciting future ahead with the backing from Dell-EMC

    Cons

    Need to ensure that people who are employed in management roles are hired based on their leadership competencies and not based on seniority.

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  6. "Really cool"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time

    Pros

    Cool Products and excellent leadership

    Cons

    Work hard with little respite

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  7. Helpful (2)

    "Life at VMware"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     in Auckland, Auckland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware for less than a year

    Pros

    VMware has a great innovative culture and you really feel like you are changing the IT infrastructure industry. Generally products are solid and customers love you. Lots of benefits and good pay for most roles.

    Cons

    VMware is increasingly becoming more like EMC and mired in process, HR also seems to be very inflexible when it comes to dealing with personnel issues.

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  8. Helpful (1)

    "Good, stable company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Director-HR in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at VMware full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Strong CEO, great benefits and talented coworkers

    Cons

    Too big to be agile

  9. "Employee Friendly Great Employer"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product Manager in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VMware full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Employee friendly policies, Good work culture, Good Scope for work

    Cons

    No major challenges experienced so far

  10. "Highly recommend"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great management, culture and benefits

    Cons

    Systems weren’t the best and yearly reorganization

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