Tellabs
3.0 of 5 103 reviews
www.tellabs.com Naperville, IL 1000 to 5000 Employees

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My experience was positive

Senior Network Engineer (Current Employee)
Santa Clara, CA

ProsMy manger was a nice person and he took care of us and we took care of us as far as work is concerned.

ConsNo raise for 4 years

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Sinking Fast

    Senior Engineer (Former Employee)
    Santa Clara, CA

    I worked at Tellabs


    Pros: - Some very competent Engineers and generally a good bunch of people… Cons: - Company has no respect for Engineers. - Company is incapable of organic product development because they refuse to respect and retain talent. The only… Advice to Senior Management: Replace the CEO and anyone reporting to him. The only way this old mid-Western company is going to compete in the networking industry… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    frequent layoffs

    Senior Product Manager (Current Employee)
    Santa Clara, CA

    I have been working at Tellabs


    Pros: good learning environment competitive salary good coworkers Cons: incompetent leadership health benefits lousy frequent layoffs Advice to Senior Management: incompetent management needs to be weeded out. Poor decision making… More
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