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nothing exciting

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Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

I have been working at Ciena full-time for less than a year

Pros

good pay
free food
free cab
lots of insurance goodies
work life balance

Cons

unexciting work ,mediocre people ,no onsite

Advice to ManagementAdvice

nothing in particular,in any case they are least bothered

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

Other Reviews for Ciena

  1.  

    Sr. Engineer Post-Sales

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    Former Employee - Network Transformation Solutions Engineer  in  Mexico City (Mexico)
    Former Employee - Network Transformation Solutions Engineer in Mexico City (Mexico)

    I worked at Ciena as a contractor for less than a year

    Pros

    Because is a small company, it gives the opportunity to move easy and resolve soon internal issues

    Cons

    There are many power groups that does n´t contribute to teamwork

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    to be more sensitive with low levels organization´s

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Focused company with competent people

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Component Engineer  in  Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Component Engineer in Ottawa, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at Ciena full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Decent health benefits.
    Stock option terms almost guarantee 15%+ profit every 6 months
    Great teamwork corporate culture

    Cons

    Low operating margin due to telecom market. Promotion, raise, and bonus are hard to come by.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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