Ikanos
2.9 of 5 28 reviews
www.ikanos.com Fremont, CA 150 to 499 Employees

Ikanos Reviews in Fremont, CA

Updated Oct 18, 2013
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2.9 8 reviews

                             

67% Approve of the CEO

Ikanos President and CEO Omid Tahernia

Omid Tahernia

(3 ratings)

33% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Normal company but excellent people with work with

Staff Engineer (Former Employee)
Fremont, CA

I worked at Ikanos full-time for more than a year

ProsEngineering team is pretty strong. People are friendly and easygoing.

ConsNot clear about its future

Advice to Senior ManagementClearer assignment will result in better results

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Poorly managed company with undifferentiated productline.

Director of Marketing (Former Employee)
Fremont, CA

I worked at Ikanos full-time for more than a year

ProsThere are no positive words to say.

ConsSingle technology company with many large established competitors.

Advice to Senior ManagementToo late for the management to do anything substantial. Time has passed to acquisition by a bigger player. It is just the matter of time when the company will have to close its doors.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Full steam ahead

Firmware Engineer (Current Employee)
Fremont, CA

I have been working at Ikanos full-time for more than 3 years

ProsI like working with my team, professional group of engineers. I get the opportunity to work and collaborate with other areas of the business. Company is niche focused in space.

ConsSmall company, no 401k match

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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So so company w/ unstable management

Staff Engineer (Current Employee)
Fremont, CA

I have been working at Ikanos full-time for more than 5 years

ProsCommute is convenient w/o too much traffic

ConsExecution is not smooth and people don't feel exciting

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Good place to work not stable company

Senior Engineer, Product Applications (Current Employee)
Fremont, CA

I have been working at Ikanos

Prosone has opportunity to do multiple things . Learn & contribute.

ConsCompany is not stable going through lots of restructuring

Advice to Senior ManagementMake place stable. Communicate. Follow what you say

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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good company to work for

Hardware Design Engineer (Current Employee)
Fremont, CA

I have been working at Ikanos

Prosgood management, bad product. Need more diversification

Consbad product, need to explore other markets

Advice to Senior ManagementExplore other markerts

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Lost its direction

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Fremont, CA

I worked at Ikanos

ProsComfortable, stress free environment, spread out organization

ConsLack of any direction; top mgmt lacks market understanding. No future upside.

Advice to Senior ManagementFind a buyer and get out of the market.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Overview of working at Ikanos

Principal Member of Technical Staff II (Former Employee)
Fremont, CA

I worked at Ikanos

ProsGood salary, easy job if you want one

ConsNot challenging, management is fragmented

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to stabilize the organizational structure

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