Avaya Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Avaya

Cwa 1104 union tape

The union message for Avaya Cwa 1104 has not been charged since January 20th 2017. How is this possible, what kind of Union do we have. No wonder Avaya does number 2 all over us we are weak and ripe for the taking. Its not my style to call in sick, i... read more

New York

Do the rechnicians in New York still take OPEN time because there is absolutely no work and do they still make pick tickets to look busy even though there is no work, since Avaya is a public company and one in serious financial trouble i think its a... read more

Words of advice

Achievement seems to be connected with action. Successful men and women keep moving. Just think why your beloved leader is leaving after all having such a good position already. He surely knows that disaster is on the way sooner or later. How do... read more

A lot of people leaving all of a sudden

We always have attrition, but what's been happening in the last several weeks if significantly above anything we've seen so far at our location. What could be the cause of it? The company is neither better nor worse than it has been in the past year... read more


I heard big layoffs in GCA 104. Not just craft management too. Is this true?

Q2 Results

So Wall Street expected earnings of $.72 per share, we ended up LOSING $.12 per share.....wow. Now stocks are tanking and we are supposed to tell customers what?

Not waiting any longer

I'm done waiting for Avaya to lay me off or fire me (something else they've started doing more frequently.) I'm leaving this place and never intend to look back. i can't tell you what relief I felt when I finally made this decision. My advice to... read more

Annual appraisal

Heard that annual appraisals in India will be bad this year? Please do update genuine percentage hike and location for sake of everyone else.

I'm leaving, but...

It has happened to me before to take a job and then find it was completely different deal from what I expected. I really don't want something like that to happen to me again. Any ideas on how to get a sense of work environment at a new place of work... read more

How is current job market outside Avaya India?

Can we get competitive salary in other companies? Is it worth to stay at Avaya after hearing auction news? I don't know it is good or bad for Avaya but for employees these kind of changes has always been disaster.

What happened to April layoffs?

So far nothing, at least nothing that I've heard off. Since it's nearly the end of the month, does that mean that rumor turned out to be exactly that - just a rumor? Or should I be worried about what might happen this week?

Do you trust Avaya leadership?

I'm curious how many of us actually believe that the current leadership can turn Avaya around? Considering that their main response to dropping revenue has so far been layoffs, layoffs and more layoffs, I'm really not seeing a bright future for the... read more

Why so much negativity?

Why Avaya Employees are not happy with their work? I see so much negativity across the floor at Pune office. Every other person I meet wants to get hold of any new opportunity outside Avaya as soon as possible. This is extremely bad culture.

I'm out!

Finally made the decision to leave this place. Considering Avaya turned into a joke lately, I'm certain I made the right decision. So much nepotism, so much b---s--- politics to wade through... This company is sinking and it will take all of you down... read more

And then this...


DT position being created

I hear DT distrebuteon technicians are beeng hird again. I pull wire and was promoted to tech and hoenestly dont like calling tech help to program things i don't understand, pulling wire is easy and i like it betterer. I am so exciteed to pull wire... read more

April layoffs at Avaya?

Is it true? Several people at the office seem convinced we'll be seeing more layoffs next month. I'm not sure where they got that info, so it'd be nice to know if they're right or just spreading unsubstantiated rumors. I'd really appreciate any info... read more

Avaya Executive Compensation

Well my fellow Avayans if you needed reminding any further of how our inept leadership devoid of any talent / vision are destroying the company take a look at pages 7 & 8 of the amended 10-K report on our investor relations page... read more

Layoffs 2016?

A lot of US workers were laid off this week. Anyone have any numbers or more information? Have any other locations been affected? Of course bad executive decisions seem to lead to "cost-saving measures"...i.e. Layoffs. When will companies learn that... read more

Layoff in IT team

Four people fired in my IT server team from Pune location. How abt other BUs? I heard some layoffs in support services team as well.

High attrition???

I am curious to know why so many people in R&D are resigning....? I am seeing this trend in US and India as well.

How is Avaya doing currently?

Is it good to join Avaya in India now? I came across this blog while researching for Avaya. How much average hike an employee get every year? How is the management and HR policies. Any help would be really appreciated.

Will there be any layoffs soon?

Very little layoffs chatter here. I have a feeling I'm getting lulled into a false sense of job security lately with Avaya. Usually this should be a good thing, but what can I say, I guess all the previous years with the company have made me somewhat... read more

Was there any layoffs in 2018?

As far as i can tell there was no declared surpluses in 2018 in any gca anywhere. Can anyone confirm if my post is accurate? I haven't heard of one area laying off technicians ( craft union workers) not pune .

Has it started?

Have December layoffs started already? It's hard to believe that only one person (one of the below threads) was notified today. It's either somebody trolling or there have been more notifications sent out, and we just haven't heard about them yet. If... read more

Org change R&D

Is it true that now there will be only one site lead at Pune? The other one is asked to leave. In latest announcement there was mention of only one site lead???

Talent Exchange Program or Nepotism Program

So when Avaya HR announced a global talent exchange program to relocate employees among Avaya locations to “share knowledge among employees” and all, I said not bad, sounds like a good idea. But when one discover that one of the first beneficiaries... read more

FY18 Appraisal Rating and Award India

Avaya declared record revenue but based on corridor conversations AIP and Accolades was less than last year which we got during bankruptcy. Couldn't understand why existing employees are not getting paid.

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