Are other locations affected, and if yes, to what extent? Reading about these layoffs on this site, but at my location, it has been pretty quiet. Any, more detailed info on this?
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Topics regarding layoffs at Ciena Corp.
Was everybody who was on the list for layoffs notified yesterday?
Why get rid of some of the best employees with most experience? How is that going to help Ciena in the long run? I understand that older people with more years with the company earn more on average, but there is a good reason for that. I really don't... read more
Good source tells me, lots of layoffs in the Ottawa area today.. 15 to 20 % .. gone ..
They are closing the Spokane site and laying everyone off except a handful of managers.
It doesn't worth working for this company. I worked there for 3 years and won 3 awards and laid off :| The company lacks a clear direction and all the money is wasted on the stupid decisions of the managers. Every year they layoff about 100 people... read more
The layoff was on 10/25/2016. There was a relative major layoff from the core core switch business unit involve Canada Ottawa and US Alpharetta GA.
Heard of a few that happened today, wonder how many as a whole were let go.
Let's see what 2016 brings, I have some friends who work for competitors and they are complaining a lot. I joined Ciena a few years ago, it's not bad. Many more companies have a lot of layoffs so overall, things can be worse but you never know. Sit... read more
Tata Consulting and WiPro are the winners in North Carolina's Ciena Corp replacement program. http://commdocs.house.gov/committees/intlrel/hfa91679.000/hfa91679_0.htm#108
65 people laid off
Nobody is posting but that's a fact, Ciena's having layoffs (Nov 2014)
Ciena is one of the companies that frequently goes through regular cycles of mass layoffs, reorg and outsourcing. Heavy overtime is to be expected, software in particular is abused a lot and opportunities for advancement and growth/learning new... read more
Any news about layoffs at Ciena (Ottawa)?
I have experience with carrier Ethernet solutions and packet optical switching/transport and I was wandering if you are hiring?
Hi 123456, what kind of issues does Ciena have and why is it not a good place to be? I read Ciena has started layoffs, about 400, in operations. Has anyone heard if there is more to come, especially in Ottawa?
Ciena has issues and it's not a good place to be at right now. On the other hand - is there a good place to hide anywhere nowdays...
At 40X 2011 earnings per share estimates Ciena is still nearly 2X away. The stock CIEN appears fully priced for aggressive street expectations. CIEN is an expected beneficiary of 3G optical systems sales as carriers upgrade while waiting for 4G to... read more