Mindspeed
2.5 of 5 39 reviews
www.mindspeed.com Newport Beach, CA 500 to 999 Employees

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Analog and Mixed Signal Intern Interview

Analog and Mixed Signal Intern

I applied through other source and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Mindspeed in June 2013.

Interview Details – The hiring manager contacted me regarding this opportunity and within 1 day the phone interview was setup and he asked me questions based on my resume.

Interview Question – What is a current mirror and what are the difficulties while designing it?   Answer Question

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Product Applications Staff Engineer Interview

Product Applications Staff Engineer
Irvine, CA

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 4 weeks - interviewed at Mindspeed.

Interview Details – Interviewing entire day with multiple people. Some are engaged in interview process. Some are not. Need to make sure you get business cards because if you don't, you won't know who the heck you interviewed with.

Interview Question – Make a thesis type presentation on a problem you solved. What/how/when/where/results.   Answer Question

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Engineering Interview

Engineering
San Diego, CA

The process took 2 days - interviewed at Mindspeed in March 2009.

Interview Details – initial phone interview was about the content of resume, introductions etc

1:1 was based on basics.
Was given a TIA to solve.

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Analog Design Interview

Analog Design

I applied through other source and the process took a day - interviewed at Mindspeed in June 2010.

Interview Details – Ask me to answer his questions about three circuits

1. current source
2. Op-amp
3. cascode amp

Interview Questions

  • cascode amplifier with ideal current source connected at the source and resistor connected at the drain

    what is the gain ?
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  • a Op-amp, ask the frequency pole, and how to improve the imbalance, where is the most important pole.   Answer Question
  • a current mirror circuit, ask me that output voltage range   Answer Question

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