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Ciena Overview

Hanover, MD (US)
5001 to 10000 employees
1992
Company - Public (CIEN)
Telecommunications Manufacturing
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Huawei Technologies, Infinera, Cisco Systems
Ciena is a network strategy and technology company known for its commitment to customer success. With nearly 25 years of industry leadership, we support more than 1,300 of the world’s largest, most reliable networks. Our technology is complimented with a high-touch ... Read more

Mission: Experiences measured by outcomes

Our passion is to provide rewarding experiences that result in exceptional outcomes—for you, and for your end-users. As a network strategy and technology company, we apply technology in the context of your ... Read more

Ciena Reviews

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Ciena President, CEO, and Director Gary B. Smith
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366 Ratings
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    Current Employee - ASIC Design Engineer in Ottawa, ON
    Current Employee - ASIC Design Engineer in Ottawa, ON
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ciena full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    1.Great work life balance
    2.Efficient work culture
    3.Flexible hours of working, and also we can work from home
    4. Fresher's can get best suggestions and help from experienced team mates
    5.Great team work
    6. working on current technology gives more scope to work and to learn new technologies.

    Cons

    Nothing to mention everything is good

    Advice to Management

    nothing to mention, standards are well maintained

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Ciena Photos

Ciena photo of: Our team in Argentina - May 2016.
Ciena photo of: Celebrating Children's Day in our office.
Ciena photo of: Ciena's team - Futurecom 2016
Ciena photo of: Ciena's team - Futurecom 2016
Ciena photo of: Futurecom 2016
Ciena photo of: Futurecom 2016
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Ciena Interviews

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    Computer Hardware Engineer Interview

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    Interview

    Applied online then got a phone interview for half an hour. After two days, been invited for interview in ottawa. Very straight forward questions.

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Ciena Awards & Accolades

  • Great Place to Work, Fortune, 2018
  • India's 100 Best Place to Work For, Great Place to Work Institute, 2018
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