Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Networking Provider
  • Year established:
    1995
  • Website:
    http://www.brocade.com
  • UK locations:
    South East, West Midlands
  • Contact
    • One The Braccans, London Road, Bracknell, United Kingdom, RG12 2XH

About Brocade Communications UK Ltd


What is it like to work for Brocade Communications UK Ltd

My Manager
My Manager
The company hold The Button Awards where Managers, peers or others across the company may nominate a regular full or part time employee(s) for a Brocade Button Award. The maximum award amount is $250 USD. Excellence Awards - Managers nominate employee or teams, and awards are approved as per the standard approval path. The maximum award amount is $2,000 USD.

Wellbeing
Wellbeing
As part of Brocade’s global WellFit strategy all employees in Europe, including the UK, are invited to participate in all global contests and challenges by leveraging on line tools and resources. Wellness programmes provide unique fitness alternatives for employees and are designed to improve their overall health and wellbeing globally while decreasing benefits costs. Most recently this has included an Executive Fitness Challenge. In this challenge Brocade’s CEO Michael Klayko and his direct reports challenged all Brocade employees to partner in teams of 12 to complete at least 30 minutes of exercise for two weeks. Over 500 people participated in 44 teams across all geographic locations. In the end the executives came in 28th place. Their CEO said it was a humbling experience for him and it was a fun event for all employees who participated. They also held TheHealthy Living Family Fun Challenge. In its first challenge designed for families, Brocade’s WellFit team launched the Healthy Living Family Fun Challenge. Participants tracked the number of fitness minutes they completed with a family member. Another event was Specific for EMEA and was called The Step on it Challenge, Walking is simple and an easy way to get fit you can do it any time, anywhere, on your own or with your family. In this challenge, designed to meet the needs of Brocade’s employee population in Europe, participants were given a free pedometer from WellFit so they could track steps and complete against colleagues.

Fair Deal
Fair Deal
One unique way for employees to be rewarded is through the Brocade Button. The Brocade Button allows any employee to recoginis another employee for something they have done to go above and beyond.

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Benefits:

  • Shares
    Shares

    Companies where employees are offered share options

  • Holidays
    Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 25 days annual leave

  • Childcare
    Childcare

    On-site nursery or vouchers

  • Pensions
    Pensions

    Companies offering a final salary or non-contributory pension scheme

  • Long Service
    Long Service

    40% of employees with more than 5 years' service

  • Health Insurance
    Health Insurance

    Full family cover

Company Statistics

  • Staff Turnover:

    0%

  • Staff:

    127

  • UK sites:

    2

  • Average Age:

    42

  • Male : Female:

    81% / 19%

  • Earning £35,000+:

    83%

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