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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Outstanding Culture and Diversity

    Oct 25, 2022 - Solutions Product Manager 
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    Pros

    The ethical culture imparted through the leadership team is refreshing. The long term vision of winning through fair practices versus at all cost is refreshing. The embrace of diversity is welcome and is one of the things that makes Ciena a great company for the employees.

    Cons

    For a mid-size enterprise it's a bit of a challenge to figure out who's who and who owns what. This is mitigated to an extent by team members assistance in navigating a complex organizational structure.

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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    All-Around Great Company

    Jan 27, 2023 - Software Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    - Great work/life balance - Collaborative work environment - Great place to start as a software engineer out of college

    Cons

    - Pay is not as competitive as other software companies but the work/life balance really makes up for it

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    Ciena Response

    Thank you for sharing your experience at Ciena! We are extremely proud of our flexible working and overall working environment. We are continuously working on ensuring individuals like you have a great work-life balance, so your feedback is greatly appreciated and taken to our leadership team. If you want to continue this conversation and help us find even more ways to do better, please send an email to cienafeedback@ciena.com.

  2. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Ciena Blue Planet is a great place to work

    Jan 24, 2023 - Engineering 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Management is transparent on goals and objectives Wealth of interesting things in the OSS/Network space to work on Decent compensation

    Cons

    Going through some growing pains that comes with a software division of a hardware company

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