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    A fantastic experience

    Current Employee - Solution Architect  in  Ottawa, ON
    Current Employee - Solution Architect in Ottawa, ON

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

    Pros

    Work with incredible talented people.

    Cons

    Execs suffered of analysis paralisys.

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Nortel Networks Interviews

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Updated Sep 7, 2014

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    Sales Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Mississauga, ON
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mississauga, ON
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 months - interviewed at Nortel Networks in January 2009.

    Interview Details

    This interview took place several years ago...not sure if it applies.
    It was an internal hire so the interviewer knew me and we focused on the technology and where the business was going, how to grow it, etc.

    Interview Questions
    • The most difficult question was how to grow a certain business given the fact that it might not be the 'core' business driver for Nortel as a whole   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    Very straightforward.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

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Website www.nortel.com
Headquarters MISSISSAUGA, Canada
Size 5000+ Employees
Operated By Reorganising
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public
Industry Telecommunications
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (CAD) per year

Nortel Networks has hung up on the telecom sector. Once one of the largest makers of telecommunications equipment in North America, it filed for bankruptcy protection in 2009 and is in the process of liquidating its assets. The company made core network switching, wireless, and optical systems for network operators. Its wireline and enterprise network equipment included systems for digital voice and data switching, routing, and call center communications. Wireless products included cellular base stations and controllers. The company also made such long-haul fiber-optic... More

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