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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Ciena

Pros

Pay scale was very good.

Cons

Short staff so lots of work, not always enough people to handle the work. Training and building employee skills could have been better, but tremendous amount of work so was not seen as a priority.

No opinion of CEO

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    Nice work place, good infrastructure with lot of benefits and facilities beside fair salaries.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

    I have been working at Ciena

    Pros

    Good work life balance. Tightly knitted team so person is familiar with most of the people around him. Good recreation and health center within the company premises.

    Cons

    Lesser growth opportunities. And sometimes work gets very boring.

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    Waste of time

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    Current Employee - Module Lead  in  Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Current Employee - Module Lead in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

    I have been working at Ciena

    Pros

    Good work-life balance (can maintain 9-5 job)
    Good benefits
    Free food
    Good infrastructure
    Good for people coming at Manager or above level - life is easy and money is good

    Cons

    - No technical knowledge gain
    - No good work - most done in US
    - Some people are favored - they get promotions and hikes
    - HR is useless
    - Management is pathetic
    - Roles are not defined

    Doesn't Recommend
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