Ciena
3.4 of 5 117 reviews
www.ciena.com Hanover, MD 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Overall good experience.

Lead Engineer (Current Employee)
Alpharetta, GA (US)

I have been working at Ciena full-time for more than 10 years

ProsFlexible work schedule and good work environment. People respect each other. We all have friends at work place.

ConsCompany does not provide a lot of work related trainings. Also there have been too many layoffs due to the big environment.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Lead Engineer (Current Employee)
Alpharetta, GA (US)

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


Pros: Very good place to work Cons: Lately there has been some layoffs Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Pleasant, Exciting and Challenging. Several ups and downs in the company health but came out of it every time.

Project Manager (Current Employee)

I have been working at Ciena full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: Will only say about IT department based on my experience. Healthy and professional environment. Satisfactory compensation packages for most employees. Organization pays… Cons: Professional growth is limited after a certain level due to the company size and due to fact that turn over is low, a good thing… Advice to Senior Management: Improve hiring processes. Fill in open positions faster. Setup CIO office under… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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