I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Mentor Graphics.
Interview Details – First interview with HR about English proficiency then with several senior engineer and manager. Tests might be given for coding proficiency. Previous employer or relative experience helps a lot. And of course referral will help a lot.
Interview Question – Tell me about your strength and weakness. Answer Question
Interviewed at Mentor Graphics
Interview Details – I was intern there for 2 years. so there was no interviewing for me
I applied through college or university and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Mentor Graphics in July 2013.
Interview Details – One on one interview with all team members
Interview Question – None all behavioral Answer Question
Interviewed at Mentor Graphics
Interview Details –
FV related so lot of SV, OVM, UVM related questions definitely. Besides CLock Domain crossing etc. Based on their products.
couple of phone screen rounds, onsite interview rounds atleast one or two
- Lot of technical skills focus w.r.t industry standard methodologies
Interview Question – business case and sales related questions Answer Question
I applied through a recruiter and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Mentor Graphics in February 2013.
Interview Details – Submitted resume and followed up with recruiting team. Completed pre-screening phone interview, full day of in-person interviews with 6-8 staff in 1:1 setting, completed final 1:1 interview with hiring manager. Overall, it was a good experience.
Interview Question – Answering specific questions about Excel, without having Excel in front of me. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – I was happy with the initial offer and didn't feel the need to negotiate further.
I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Mentor Graphics in October 2012.
Interview Details – I knew the person that was hiring and she was pretty sure she wanted to hire me, so the interviews were a bit of a formality. I did 2 interviews, both pretty standard and routine. Mentor is big, global company, but outside of headquarters things are relatively relaxed, and that's how the interviews felt.
Interview Question – Unfortunately I don't recall the interview questions that were asked. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – Fairly straightforward. There wasn't really any room to negotiate on salary.
Very Easy Interview
I applied through college or university and interviewed at Mentor Graphics.
Interview Details – Phone Screen....Talked about job and possible advancements. Explained to me that he got my resume from my university careers department....
Interview Question – What interested you in this role? View Answer
Reason for Declining – Don't offer Engineering student a telemarketing job....really what a waste of time!
Very Easy Interview
I interviewed at Mentor Graphics in July 2012.
Interview Details – This actually is an intern phone interview. It went through pretty well as companies are eager to get whatever they can get at that time.
I applied in-person and the process took a day - interviewed at Mentor Graphics in February 2012.
Interview Details – I was already an employee that was there through acquisition. We didn't have to interview really for our jobs. The "away team" was sent from the division to check us all out though but they didn't listen to anything we had to say about how we did business. We spent the next nine months waiting for them to figure it out while they completely destroyed everything we had done for the past 10 years and then came back and told us we were right but made it sound like it was their idea.
Interview Question – None Answer Question
I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at Mentor Graphics in June 2010.
Interview Details – From technology question to behaviors question. Long time interviews. Finally get the offer.
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