The IT 'Sweatshop' movement.. 'Sophos', Layoffs and Outsourcing. It wasn't that long ago we were discussed by cheap labor and outsourced jobs that supplied our branded clothes and designer footwear. It's still going on, and this I know is... — read more
Topics regarding layoffs at Sophos
Such a sudden layoff for so many talented people. Unbelievable. Best of luck to everyone looking for employment. Things will improve soon.
I'd have to assume that they are downsizing the portfolio. Curious if anyone has heard those plans.
sophos' greatest asset is it's people, with the exception of their sales leadership in the upper echelons. none of this is surprising to say the least, especially given TB's history. it's more surprising they didn't get rid of the head of the snake... — read more
when is the 60 day limit before which visa guys need to find a new job?
for left over engineers , any chance of promotions / raises? do they sponsor and transfer visas ?
They do this every year. With Thoma Bravo they can be even more courageous. They dont care how much effort you put in and what you go through. Pretty inhumane esoecially during a global pandemic. Most govertments are supporting businesses to not lay... — read more
A company cannot in most cases use restructuring as an excuse to fire you. Even if there is an “at will” clause, a more sufficient reason must be given. Restructuring unless the entire team was fired lends itself to a host of discriminatory issues. I... — read more
Thoma Bravo does this literally with every purchase. This is the harsh reality of venture capital and what this person is saying is 100% true in the case of Sophos. Try this search of this website, you'll figure out how many companies TB is... — read more
burlington- msg - 10?
More Thoma Bravo layoffs to come in July. So get those resumes ready!
We got the call in Canada and then got an email with severance details. Pretty shocking considering if you just got a Q4 bonus and talks of moving up and you are the only one in NA with your position. Complete nonsense. They should also owe us the... — read more
they just called yesterday AM and said 7 on team laid off. Till Tuesday PM, it was work as usual. weekly calls from the C level guy seemed as if everything was great and there is no scare which was the worst part. the mac was locked with some... — read more
Locked out of system and can’t even recover most recent work that could be used to secure employment.
a profit company , why did it lay off people? so many talented engineers there.
h1b laid off from US, what to do next
can we keep the mac or send it
msg burlington some are laid off, not sure how many severance is it based on years working here?
Is every US employee getting 6 months pay as severance?
I have joined one year back, will I get 6 months pay?
6-months pay and 2-months health insurance for US employees - We can keep our PCs
can we keep the apple macs or they need it back how much is the severance
one team in burlington let go..
Burlington, heard one product had layoffs. can I move to another product where there are no layoffs how much is the severance
they said heavy losses, entire Burlington office closed july 1 is last day
Entire Reston office laid off this morning. It was just a matter of time. Thoma Bravo was a bit slower than usual.
any good news with Thoma bravo and the engineers in US?
Its all silent.. no news good news?
any good news?
how much is the raise for engineers ? what about under TB?
do they do H1 transfers and GC sponsorship.
any updates from friday social and happy hour?
any thing new from todays meeting? other than bonus, pay raise, etc?
some one is removing posts.. so this site is not as secure as it sounds
all play and no work makes Sophos a great place to work
do they transfer work visas
asked to take as many days vacation as we can soon. 5 weeks?
no work , good time pass. you can retire working here