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Current Employee - Test Engineer  in  City of Spokane Valley, WA (US)
Current Employee - Test Engineer in City of Spokane Valley, WA (US)

I have been working at Ciena

Pros

Ciena pays among the leaders.

Cons

Work/life balance could use improvement.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Listen to employee, ask for feedback.

Doesn't Recommend
Approves of CEO

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    Flexible, fulfilling, but still acts like a start-up which is sometimes not a good thing.

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    Current Employee - Director  in  Linthicum, MD (US)
    Current Employee - Director in Linthicum, MD (US)

    I have been working at Ciena

    Pros

    Flexible, good salary, ok benefits, nice offices in Linthicum MD,

    Cons

    Lack of processes/systems cause many manual and therefore time-consuming, error-prone activities. Lots of non-value add work due to lack of investment in infrastructure/processes. Lack of financial analysis. Accounting refuses to provide financial analysis to management.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Invest in IT/infrastructure and FP&A. Mandate policies. Man-up.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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    good place to work

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Linthicum, MD (US)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Linthicum, MD (US)

    I worked at Ciena

    Pros

    people are great to work with. very professional

    Cons

    Little career development or advancement

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    focused on company growth

    Approves of CEO
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