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XO Communications Overview

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www.xo.com
Herndon, VA
1001 to 5000 employees
1995
Company - Private
Cable, Internet & Telephone Providers
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
CenturyLink, Level 3 Communications, Verizon
XO Communications a Verizon Company provides the technology that helps business and wholesale customers compete in a hyper-connected economy.

Mission: Business partners aren’t born, they’re built. They’re designed from the ground up to deliver the support and guidance you demand. From day one, XO has established itself as a leader in connectivity. Our expertise ensures you always have the ... Read more

XO Communications Reviews

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    I worked at XO Communications full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, fair pay, good benefits and people.

    Cons

    Too many layoffs and churn.

    Advice to Management

    Should not have sold the company. No issues with management.

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XO Communications Photos

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XO Communications Interviews

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Getting an Interview

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    Tier II Tech Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Saginaw, MI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at XO Communications (Saginaw, MI).

    Interview

    Took two month to hear back about my applications. Interview was very straight forward. No technical questions. Only one person conducted interview. One of the most laid back interviews I have ever had.

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Company Updates

  • "As part of the company’s continual plans to build and deliver next-generation networks, Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) announced today it has completed the $1.8 billion purchase of XO Communications’ fiber-optic network business.

    Verizon’s purchase and integration of XO’s fiber network will help the company extend its suite of high-quality network services to its enterprise and wholesale customers. In addition, it will help the company in its plans to densify its cellular network, and to deploy new 5G technologies."

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XO Communications Awards & Accolades

  • Smart CEO's Executive Management Award - Debbie Pollock-Berry, CXO Washington EMA Award Winner, Smart CEO's Executive Management, 2014
  • Gartner, Critical Capabilities for U.S. Wireline Telecom Services, Gartner, 2013
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