- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
I worked at JDSU full-time (more than an year)Pros
People were very talented and willing to coach and train others
Very flexible on work hours
Vision for the company was reasonable, but was taking longer than desired.Cons
Intense focus on quarterly results.
It felt as if there were many teams, not necessarily one company or one business unit.
They depended on too few critical people to make things happenAdvice to ManagementAdvice
Growth areas need sustained investment or they can't take hold.
Too many execs hired from the outside....need to cultivate more from within.RecommendsNo opinion of CEO
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Application Details
I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3+ months – interviewed at JDSU.Interview Details
HR screened potential candidates. Short list then provided to Hiring Manager. Hiring Manager would usually interview via phone to start and then bring 1-3 finalists for face-to-face interviews. Usually met with 3-5 people on the team for 45 min each. Decisions were made within a week or two of the interviews.Interview Questions
Negotiation DetailsThe position had a fairly tight range for what could be offered. They have well defined job rating system and location based pay formula. The main item they can play with is Restricted Stock Units that vest over time.Accepted OfferPositive ExperienceAverage Interview
- Nothing was out of the ordinary. It was a blend of technical/experience questions along with testing how you would fit to the company culture. View Answer
JDSU serves markets that are at the heart of what’s important, making virtually every network in the world faster and more reliable. JDSU leads the fastest-growing segments of the optical-networking market: tunable XFPs, transport blades, and reconfigurable optical add/drop multiplexers (ROADMs). From development and planning, through deployment and turn-up testing, to optimization and assurance, JDSU test instruments, software, and expertise ensure that all networks—xDSL, fiber, cable, and wireless—are always working at their best.
JDSU also applies its sophisticated...