Infinera Overview

  • www.infinera.com
  • San Jose, CA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 2001
  • Company - Public (INFN)
  • Telecommunications Manufacturing
  • $1 to $2 billion (USD)

Infinera is revolutionizing telecommunications networks with innovative, advanced connectivity solutions. With a mission to lead the industry into an era of open optical networking ̶ a simplified, open, and modular approach to delivering innovations that fundamentally change ...
Mission: Lead the industry into an era of Open Optical Networking ̶ a simplified, open, and modular approach to delivering innovations that fundamentally change the economics and agility of networks ̶ in order to provide meaningful value to our customers and shareholders.

Company Updates

October 13, 2021
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Infinera and leading global telecommunications and technology company Telstra have announced the deployment of our coherent ICE6 800G solution across their international network, enabling them to significantly increase capacity on all network segments, across new modern and legacy cables, globally.
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Press Release: Telstra Deploys Infinera's Coherent 800G Solution Across Dispersion-managed Subsea Cable
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September 23, 2021
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Infinera is excited to announce that our Optical Innovation Team has received the 2021 Paul F. Forman Team Engineering Excellence Award from The Optical Society (OSA) for the design, development, and commercial deployment of ICE6, a vertically optimized 1.6 Tb/s (2 x 800G) digital coherent optics module, comprised of a large scale photonic integrated circuit, advanced high-speed RF packaging, and pioneering real-time DSP ASIC.
Shared image - Press Release: Infinera's Optical Innovation Team Awarded OSA's 2021 Paul F. Forman Team Engineering Excellence Award
Press Release: Infinera's Optical Innovation Team Awarded OSA's 2021 Paul F. Forman Team Engineering Excellence Award
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Infinera Reviews

3.9
76%
Recommend to a Friend
89%
Approve of CEO
David Heard
David Heard
59 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee

"Great place to work!"

Mar 31, 2021 - Systems Engineer in Warren, CT
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Optical technology leadership with strong customer base

Cons

Not well known for solutions outside of optical
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Diversity & Inclusion at Infinera

4.2
(100 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

At Infinera, we strive to be a diverse company with an inclusive culture, as reflected in the way we treat each other and respect our differences. We make a company-wide effort to promote, facilitate, and support sustainable efforts that lead to meaningful and measurable results in our approach t

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Infinera Interviews

Experience
Positive73%
Negative14%
Neutral13%
Getting an Interview
Applied online35%
Employee Referral28%
Recruiter15%
Difficulty
3.0
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  1. Featured Interview

    Electrical Test Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Infinera (United States) in Aug 2020

    Interview

    First 30 minute call with the hiring manager and team to go over the resume.
    Next on-site meeting involving a power point presentation with a few 1-1 interviews. Situational and behavioral questions.
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    Resume background and questions about previous role

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Infinera Awards & Accolades

  • OSA's Paul F. Forman Team Engineering Excellence AwardOSA2021
  • Leading Lights Award for Most Innovative Telecoms ProductLight Reading2020
  • 2020 Richardson EDGE AwardRichardson Economic Development Partnership2020
  • XR Optics - Most Innovative Product at ECOC 2020ECOC2020

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Does Infinera offer relocation assistance?

...The benefit package is good....

January 3, 2020

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