BlackBerry Software Developer Interview Questions in United States

Updated May 31, 2015
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Anonymous Employee
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Positive Experience
Easy Interview

Application

I applied through college or university – interviewed at BlackBerry in January 2015.

Interview

Briefly spoke about some personal questions and they asked me some legalese type things about my employment eligibility. No coding interviews on this one as it seemed to be more of a first screen, however I have been contacted again for a phone interview. No coding questions got asked but I imagine that will come later.

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    Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at BlackBerry.

    Interview

    get a phone interview first, then just discuss about your background, some stuffs in your resume, then schedule a technical interview one week later.

    Interview Questions

    • Are you farmiliar with the IOS, Blackberry OS, or Window OS?   Answer Question
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    Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at BlackBerry.

    Interview

    Sent resume on campus job fair. Got a email notification for a 30-minutes phone interview 3 weeks after that job fair. The phone interview has nothing to do with technical problems. The interviewer first introduce the basic information of their company and their development teams. Then he just asked several questions about the resume. Then, he asked about the biggest coding project you did before.

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    • How many classes have you did in your previous project?   Answer Question
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    Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at BlackBerry.

    Interview

    First did a phone interview, which was half technical half behavioral. Was called back to do an inperson interview which lasted most of the day. I was interviewed by different people, in different areas of the company. The first interview was technical while the others were more behavioral, to see if I would fit the office's environment.

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    • Coding question was to make a spell checker, which was not too bad.   Answer Question
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    Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Milford, CT
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at BlackBerry (Milford, CT).

    Interview

    I met them at my college career fair. They were recruiting people for their Milford, Connecticut branch. They had a 45 min phone interview where they asked me to type a program in google documents, a basic number to string conversion for the headers in column for microsoft excel, eg A - 1 .. Z - 26, AA - 27 etc.. I did that and they called for an onsite interview. I surprisingly had 3 one to one HR rounds and only 1 technical round (2 interviewers). In the technical round they asked me to code, if given a dictionary as a huge stream (words separated with commas) and a word to search, how would I find it in the stream. According to me all the rounds went fine, so I am guessing my rejection was only based on the fact that I didnt have much mobile programming experience.

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    • One question in the phone interview and one in the onsite technical round, but both were easy...   Answer Question
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    Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at BlackBerry (Dallas, TX) in July 2010.

    Interview

    There was a panel of 3 interviewers. They asked about my projects related to operating system, kernel development. They wanted to know details of the projects. So anyone interviewing must go through all the projects on their resume. They just ask all details about them, how, why, any way you could have made it better.

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    • Details of the projects, whether done in c, c++ or any other language.   Answer Question
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    Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Irving, TX
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at BlackBerry (Irving, TX) in April 2009.

    Interview

    I was contacted by the HR rep for this position on 2nd week of Apr. Scheduled an on-site interview on 21st Apr. Interview was good, simple questions asked on Operating systems concepts. Interviewer was also very cool and kept me cool as well. Interview was for 30 min after which the interviewer offered me a chance to ask questions. After about 10 more mins, the interview was over and was also upto my satisfaction. May be i'll hear from them this week. Cant wait to join the team at RIM.

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