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"satisfied"

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Former Employee - Software Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
Former Employee - Software Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at Tellabs full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

good technology, good complex product

Cons

of late co not doing good, losing focus.

Other Employee Reviews for Tellabs

  1. "What's wrong with hiring Americans?"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer in Naperville, IL
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer in Naperville, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Work-life balance
    Interesting product
    Great co-workers
    Clean facility
    Good cafeteria

    Cons

    Outsourcing of US jobs overseas
    Demoralizing layoff process
    Never honored a single deadline
    Lots of weekend work for engineering areas

    Advice to Management

    Bring jobs back to US where the talent and loyalty are
    Treat laid-off employees better on the day of layoff
    Give realistic deadlines


  2. "I enjoyed my work."

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    Former Employee - Principal Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
    Former Employee - Principal Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good working environment and people treat each other with respect and you get to work on leading edge technology products

    Cons

    Company with headquaters in Naperville might not fully understand the bay area culture and support the employees to the full extent.

    Advice to Management

    Be more agressive in invetigating a startup company's potential before acquring it.

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