Topics regarding layoffs at Ciena Corp.

Topics regarding layoffs at Ciena Corp.

New Layoffs in North America

We had new layoffs in North America of long time employees who have made Ciena what is today, a global leader in Telecom. It is mostly concentrated in Finance, IT , HR and Engineering teams. Our management is laying off the best of our colleagues and... —  read more 


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 

Ciena Layoffs 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 

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The Engineering VP has no direction and complete chaos. He doesnt know how much effort is needed to complete a delivery after 5 years of working with the same team and on same product. He cannot gain trust of his management or employees, and he... —  read more 

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This san jose engineering heads and hr actually allow pervasive harassment, even though the company policy prohibits it.

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rotten to the core

sanjose is highly political environment with multiple hit jobs done every year by one community against anyone who is seen as obstacle in their career path. This nexus of no-good-doers are not contributing to the work. They pretend to work and if... —  read more 

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merge teams

Why do we need separate test manager and test directors. They simply are roadblocks and create confusion in the scrum process. Merge the test engineers into the development teams under the development manager.

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