Industry: Information Technology

About Cisco

Cisco is proving amazing things can happen when you build bridges to possible. Our mission: connect everything, innovate everywhere, benefit everyone. We encourage employees to serve with purpose in their communities. Our Veterans Program taps into our culture of service by providing training, mentoring and support to transitioning service members, veterans and military families.

Military Friendly Ratings

We rate how Military Friendly® an organization is within 6 different categories. Learn more about our methodology.

The ratings below reflect the extent to which each organization exceeds the benchmark standards for Military Friendly®.

Hiring & Onboarding

Opportunity & Advancement

Culture & Commitment

Support & Retention

Policies & Compliance

Recruiting & Sourcing

Why Work at the Company?

Cisco is #6 on Fortune's 100 Best Companies and has consistently distinguished itself as a "Great Place to Work." We provide a stimulating and inclusive work environment to foster employee development. We tap into employee skills and expertise by offering Stretch Assignments relating to veteran initiatives, including homelessness and workforce training. Our very active employee-driven veteran support network builds bridges between Cisco and the veteran community through outreach and mentoring. Our "Time to Give" program encourages employees to participate in volunteer activities, including our annual Veteran Career Transition Days and Valor Games, building personal connections with our military community.

Top Jobs

Computer Information System Managers


Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as electronic data processing, information systems, systems analysis, and computer programming.

Top Degrees

Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance

A program that prepares individuals to assess the security needs of computer and network systems, recommend safeguard solutions, and manage the implementation and maintenance of security devices, systems, and procedures. Includes instruction in computer architecture, programming, and systems analysis; networking; telecommunications; cryptography; security system design; applicable law and regulations; risk assessment and policy analysis; contingency planning; user access issues; investigation techniques; and troubleshooting.