Finisar
3.0 of 5 32 reviews
www.finisar.com Sunnyvale, CA 5000+ Employees
Suggest Edits
1988
Company - Public (FNSR)
Manufacturing
$500 to $999 million (USD) per year

Finisar helps put the "work" in network with equipment that enables high-speed data communications over LANs or metro-area and storage-area networks (MANs/SANs). Finisar's optical components and subsystems include data links (transmitters, receivers, and transceivers) and link extenders. While the company's customers have included US information technology leaders such as Cisco Systems, EMC, and IBM, Finisar makes the bulk of its sales to customers outside the US. In 2008 the company merged with rival Optium in a stock-swap deal valued at approximately $243 million.

Working at Finisar

Posted by employees

Employees say it's “OK”   32 ratings

3.0

45% Approve of the CEO   11 ratings

Finisar CEO and Director Eitan Gertel

Eitan Gertel

CEO and Director

Engineer

 Current Employee

Pros: good place to work with nice helpful crowd Full Review

More Finisar Ratings & Reviews ( 32)

Salaries in USD  United States Avg. Salary
$70k
$90k
$110k

Firmware Engineer

5 Finisar Salaries

$75,864
$70k
$80k

Design Engineer

4 Finisar Salaries

$111,750
$98k
$125k

Product Engineer

4 Finisar Salaries

$87,000
$80k
$90k

= Salary Range

= Anonymous Salary Range

= Avg.

More Finisar Salaries (98)

No Offer – Interviewed in Sunnyvale, CA Sep 2013 – Reviewed Mar 7, 2014

Interview Details – I was contacted directly by the hiring manager. It was a rather long and tortuous game of Charlie Brown and Lucy with the football. I admit to being unprepared for the first interview. Miraculously, I was given a second shot at another facility. The second one went better. A reference check…Full Interview

Interview Question:
I was asked a general project management scenario. It wasn't terribly difficult, but a I had to recall a lot of experiences within thirty seconds to make it to the section of the gauntlet. Answer Question

More Finisar Interview Questions & Reviews (18)

Finisar Awards & Accolades

Let us know if we're missing any workplace or industry recognition – Add an award

Worked for Finisar? Contribute to the Community!

Financial Information

Glassdoor is your free inside look at what it's like to work at Finisar - including salaries, reviews, office photos, and more. All content posted anonymously by employees working at Finisar.