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Nortel Networks President, Nortel Business Services Chris Ricaurte
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  • Director, Marketing

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    Former Employee - Director in Franklin, TN
    Former Employee - Director in Franklin, TN

    I worked at Nortel Networks full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Excellent company! Great benefits, salaries, excellent products!

    Cons

    Top management drove the company in the ground!

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees!


Nortel Networks Interviews

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    Software Build Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Richardson, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Nortel Networks (Richardson, TX).

    Interview

    Very friendly interviewers.

    They clearly described what the department does & what my specific responsibilities would be.

    The overall experience was so good. I actually had originally been invited to interview for a different department, but ended up accepting the offer for the other (non-invited) department.

    Interview Questions

    • Whether or not I had interest in the department and what they did (since it was not a software development position)   1 Answer

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Website www.nortel.com
Headquarters MISSISSAUGA, Canada
Size 5000+ Employees
Operated By Reorganizing
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public
Industry Telecommunications
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

Nortel Networks has hung up on the telecom sector. Once one of the largest makers of telecommunications equipment in North America, it filed for bankruptcy protection in 2009 and is in the process of liquidating its assets. The company made core network switching, wireless, and optical systems for network operators. Its wireline and enterprise network equipment included systems for digital voice and data switching, routing, and call center communications. Wireless products included cellular base stations and controllers. The company also made such long-haul fiber-optic... More

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