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Starent Networks Chairman & CEO Cisco John Chambers
John Chambers
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    Former Employee - Member of Technical Staff  in  Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Boston, MA

    I worked at Starent Networks

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    good place to work for.

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Starent Networks Interviews

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    Desktop Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Tewksbury, MA
    Anonymous Employee in Tewksbury, MA
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 6 days - interviewed at Starent Networks in May 2009.

    Interview Details

    I received an email from an internal recruiter for the company asking if I was interested in the position his company had an opening for. After reading the description I told him I was interested and he set up a phone interview with the manager. The phone interview went well and I was asked to come in for an in person interview.

    I went in for the interview later that week and had 3 interviews with the hiring manager and two peers. After those interviews I was brought to the receptionist and was told the interviews were over and someone will be in touch with me (she did not know when).

    Unfortunately after the interview, the company never got back to me. My emails and phone calls to the hiring manager were ignored. I didn't even get the courtesy of a return call or email. Over a month after the interview the recruiter did tell me that there was doing a final interview with another candidate.

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Starent Networks Awards & Accolades

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Top Places to Work Globe 100, Boston Globe, 2009
Top Places to Work Globe 100, Boston Globe, 2008

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Website www.starentnetworks.com
Headquarters Tewksbury, MA
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Telecommunications
Revenue $50 to $100 million (USD) per year

Starent Networks makes networking equipment used mainly by wireless carriers in North America to enable enhanced voice and data services, including video, multimedia messaging, and VoIP. Its hardware and software are designed as an alternative to the combination of routers, switches, and servers that carriers use to upgrade their networks. The company markets directly and through distributors, other manufacturers, and systems integrators worldwide. Customers include Sprint Nextel and Verizon Wireless. In 2009 Cisco acquired Starent for about $2.9 billion in cash. The... More

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