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Fantastic Company
Desktop Support Analyst (Former Employee), Ottawa, ONNovember 12, 2012
Ciena was a fantastic company to work for. It was a joy going into work every day.
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Not a bad place to work
Product Verification Engineer (OME) (Former Employee), Ottawa, ONJune 1, 2012
Pros: nice building, free parking
Cons: long hours, weekends expected ( without compensation )
Hectic schedules, hands-on learning, Management fair,
co-workers mostly willing to share information
Hours and weekends are expected
Thrown into the fire quite often with expectations to learn product and features on the fly
The challenge of learning new technology
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Fun place to work with an interesting laboratory
Engineering Intern (Former Employee), Alpharetta, GAApril 13, 2014
Pros: company picnics
Cons: temporary position
As an engineering intern, I did not have a "typical day" at work as my responsibilities would change on a day-to-day basis. I learned a lot about the electrical engineering industry in terms of design, testing/debugging, and final release of products. My co-workers were very nice and fun people to be around. The hardest part of the job was the debugging – more... phase, as that could become a long and tedious process. The most enjoyable part of the job is getting to work with very high-tech and complex circuitry. – less
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Great atmosphere to work in
Database Admin / Order Management (Current Employee), Linthicum, MDJanuary 16, 2014
Everyone works well together. Very relaxed environment. Managers looks out for your advancement.
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Great job with wonderful benefits and security
Technical Support Engineer (Former Employee), Linthicum Heights, MDJanuary 1, 2014
Pros: could work from home some days
Cons: n/a
Wonderful Co-workers and teams.
Had great Training on the latest product and systems.
Paid Travel expenses.
I really enjoyed my experience at Ciena.
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Challenging and dynamic work environment
Senior Compensation Analyst (Lead) (Current Employee), Hanover, MDNovember 23, 2013
My experience at Ciena has been very challenging and dynamic.
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Good Place to Work
Administrative Assistant (Former Employee), Linthicum, MDMay 29, 2013
This position was only temporary. Ciena was a good place to work. This is a large company. Always room to grow.
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Comfortable and convenient work place
Deployment engineer (Current Employee), Mumbai,maharashtraMarch 11, 2013
Excellent company to work with but as i am on off role in Ciena . So matter of disappointment for me.
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Productive and fun work environment
senior technician (Former Employee), Baltimore, MDJuly 22, 2012
Pros: worked without alot of supervision daily
Cons: laidoff twice
liked working with the company. alot of growth in the beginning. Worked on past, present and new products to keep up with the companies demands. Loved my co-workers. Very team oriented
Alot of hands on training through the years which i loved
Alot of multitasking which was great
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Great place to work. Unfortunately deployments were hit or miss at the time.
Lightwave Tester (Former Employee), VariousFebruary 13, 2012
Great place to work. Unfortunately deployments were hit or miss at the time.

About Ciena

Ciena doesn't limit itself to just one color of the spectrum. The company makes transport and switching equipment that increases – Read more