JDSU
2.8 of 5 155 reviews
www.jdsu.com Milpitas, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Dissatisfied (comm test, systems division)- would not recommend to family or friend

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Germantown, MD

Pros1) Good salaries.
2) latest technologies
3) Bonus plan
4) Good co-works
5) Hot lunches brought in
6) good coffee and tea

Cons1) General manager is constantly changing
2) Lack of direction.
3) Upper management will lie - so it's not their fault
4) Blame game
5) Sending work off-shore
6) No vacation time - only discretionary time off (hope your supervisor likes you)
7) You will be asked to work weekends at the end of each release

Advice to Senior ManagementOwn your mistakes

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    I am happy to work in an environment that I can develop myself.

    Senior Research Scientist (Current Employee)
    San Jose, CA

    I have been working at JDSU


    Pros: It is very important to be the your own boss when you are… Cons: It is probably very common in the market but that there are stringent… Advice to Senior Management: The leaders should realize and tell business managers about what is though… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Tech Support Engineer (Current Employee)
    Indianapolis, IN

    I have been working at JDSU


    Pros: Benefits good relax, difficult, challenging,good ,people, innovative, bold, nice, close,… Cons: Outsourcing hurts the moral of evey sigle employee and I… Advice to Senior Management: Continue to get feedback from employees because they know whats… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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