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Working at Ciena Corporation

What we do

Ciena’s story began more than a quarter of a century ago, when we revolutionized the economics of telecommunications networks. We’ve been first-to-market with more than a dozen key technologies.

Today, we continue to redefine networking.

Ciena is a networking systems, services, and software company. We're driven by a relentless pursuit of network innovation—enabling our customers to adapt within ever-changing environments to deliver richer, more connected experiences for their business and users.

This means that when you digitally interact in your world - picking up the phone, streaming video, texting a friend or loved one – your interactions are being enabled by Ciena technologies. 


Our Success is Rooted in People

What you'll get

  • Flexible workingHybrid or Remote Work. Flexible hours. Work your way.
  • Employee satisfaction4.3 on Glassdoor. Certified Great Place to Work.
  • Corporate social responsibilityCarbon neutral by 2024. Charity donation matching. Ciena Cares.
  • Health & well-being100% company-paid health coverage. Wellness Reimbursement and more.
  • Work environment & equipmentGet all the tools and resources you need to set you up for success.
  • ChildcareGlobal Family Leave. Experience support through various life stages.
  • FinancialCompetitive Pay. Retirement. Bonuses. Annual salary reviews.
  • Learning & developmentTuition Reimbursement. Various learning tools and courses available.

Who you'll work with

Approximately 7,000 strong across 35+ countries, our employee base is the key to our success.

Through our People Promise, we strive to create an environment where everyone can continue to develop and grow in their careers. Our workforce strategy is focused on attracting, developing, and engaging a highly qualified and diverse workforce that enables positive experiences for one another, our customers, and our partners.

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