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Updated Jul 15, 2014

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3.2 114 reviews

65% Approve of the CEO

Ixia President & CEO Victor Alston

Victor Alston

(55 ratings)

62% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • You will get to work on latest cutting edge technologies(in 10 reviews)

  • Great talent and cut edge technology(in 10 reviews)


Cons
  • Problem with work life balance and salary compare to that is low(in 16 reviews)

  • could be long hours without recognition(in 6 reviews)

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    Senior QA Engineer I (Current Employee) Calcutta

    ProsGood opportunities, challenging work, latest tech, friendly work place

    ConsLeadership is averse to taking risks

    Advice to Senior ManagementManagement should work more towards employee satisfaction

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

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    IXIA

    Principal Software Engineer (Current Employee) Bangalore

    ProsGood learning.
    Get to do cutting Edge work.
    People management by senior management is incredible in terms of honoring employee's aspirations.

    ConsWork Pressure on the higher side.
    HR and other support staff is naive and inexperienced in terms of handling a Hi-Tech company.

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

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    Good place to work if you have self motivation and eagerness to learn

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGood compensation, very competitive with other companies working in the field
    Latest Technologies in Networking Area, one will always get scope to work on latest technologies that are coming in networking area

    ConsSome time work pressure is very high, it might also sustain for couple of months.
    Some time for project necessity, some monotonous work might continue. But I think this is common to any company.

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

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    Good place to start a career.

    Software Engineer I (Current Employee) Calcutta

    Pros1. No existent politics, performance oriented
    2. Recognition of talent,
    3. Friendly and supportive management,
    4. Casual and friendly work environment,
    5. Good exposure to cutting edge technology,
    6. Smart and talented seniors, good guidance,
    7. Perks

    Cons1. Efficiency measured on performance.Hence overtime is a common phenomenon. This does not amount to unsatisfactory job. Those who are technically proficient will love the job. Those who are not, will have a hard time.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Pretty good so far, its a small company so there are plenty of opportunities for growth

    Systems Engineer (Current Employee) Bangalore

    ProsGood opportunities for growth, a lot of technology to work with

    ConsThe processes are not well structured and there are no proper channels for interaction between sales support and engineering. A little haphazard I would say. The HR has a long way to go and needs a lot of improvements needed.

    Advice to Senior ManagementFacilities to the employees should be improved be it office space, recreation, cafeteria among others.

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

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    Good place of work...

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsIf you want to do some challenging work then this is the right place...
    flexibility at work schedule....
    if you are correct the you have the freedom to speak out....
    if you want then you have opportunity to grow...

    Conshmmmm...
    management issues... Process issues...
    HR issues....

    Advice to Senior Managementplease try to fix the issue process related issues and closely work with lower level people...

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

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    Ixia Experience

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Bangalore

    ProsChance to grow, lots of opportunities to learn about cutting edge technologies related to networking.

    ConsFacilities like lunch etc could be planned better.

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

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    IXIA - A leading company in the IP Network Field

    Senior Quality Assurance Engineer (Current Employee) Calcutta

    ProsGood Work Environment
    Hi-Tech company, so Salary is very good.
    Good opportunities within the company for high performing individuals.
    Respect for all and no parity between Senior and Juniors workwise.
    Both QA and Dev team have good Work-Life balance.

    ConsDoesn't have a sprawling campus like Wipro and Infosys.
    HR practices are simple.

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

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    Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee) Bangalore

    ProsGood work, Recognition, work life balanace

    Consmanagement decisions, always saying that we are customer focusssed tahn delievering to customer

    Advice to Senior Managementhave a loser look at the employees and identify who is performing and who is not

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Team spirit missing

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat potential for increased job satisfaction if management so chooses. High growth potential. Security and enterprise on the rise.

    ConsInternal blocks create frustration. The tendency to say 'no' instead of let's try that.

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

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