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Updated Jan 30, 2014
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Software Product Consultant III Interview

Software Product Consultant III
Livonia, MI

I applied through an employee referral - interviewed at Siemens PLM Software in May 2010.

Interview Details – 1. call from HR
2. 1:1 with hiring manager
3. discussion with solution architect (with one or many) to understand the candidate's technical skills and problem solving skills
4. HR formalities

Negotiation Details – Not great.. this is the best the company can offer. Its your wish, which was abrupt and not so good.

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Applications Engineer - Senior Interview

Applications Engineer - Senior
Cypress, CA

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 12 months - interviewed at Siemens PLM Software.

Interview Details – The hiring manager was great to work with. He kept me informed about the process and was available for any questions that arose.

Interview Question – Wanted to know what my worse professional failure was and how I dealt with it.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – The negotiation phase was lengthly. At one point we seemed at an impasse but eventually found a middle ground we could both be comfortable with. Had to be willing to be strong and walk away on one occasion. Eventually was able to work it out.

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Software Engineer Interview

Software Engineer
Milford, OH

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Siemens PLM Software in April 2013.

Interview Details – Began with a phone screen. Talked about software life cycle, design, and some algorithms.

The in person interview took about four hours and consisted of:
1.) Meeting with a manager
2.) Meeting with a senior engineer
3.) Taking a programming skills test
4.) Discussing the test results with a panel of engineers
5.) Meeting another manager

Interview Question – none   Answer Question

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Intern Interview

Intern
Cypress, CA

I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Siemens PLM Software in January 2013.

Interview Details – There's only one round interview - on site interview.
They ask me about my Object-Oriented Programming experience, basic c++ questions and computer graphic questions.
After technical interview, there's a short personal interview.

Interview Question – 1.Why do you use virtual function in C++?
2.Overload an operator in a Class.
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Software Engineer Interview

Software Engineer
Milford, OH

I applied through an employee referral and interviewed at Siemens PLM Software.

Interview Details – Couple of phone interviews, technical, one on site interview, technical and behavioural

Interview Question – Nothing. Its just core java concepts   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Nothing much. Good pay

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Software Engineer Interview

Software Engineer
Shoreview, MN

I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Siemens PLM Software in March 2012.

Interview Details – Online Job application, get 2 technical interview rounds and 1 HR round.

Interview Question – technical questions related to C, design Patterns   Answer Question

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Global Sales Internship Interview

Global Sales Internship
Plano, TX

The process took a day - interviewed at Siemens PLM Software in May 2011.

Interview Details – Consisted of a Phone interview which was led by a member of the group. She talked most of the time giving background on the company and what they specifically do. Questions mainly involved how your background and skill set could be beneficial to the company. Offered a month later, and took the job. Great office with great people.

Interview Question – What sales experience do you have?   Answer Question

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Technical Consultant Interview

Technical Consultant
Milford, OH

The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Siemens PLM Software in April 2011.

Interview Details – Started of with a phone interview and some technical questions. Then I was invited to the office for a team interview. The people were very friendly and the overall experience was quite positive. The questions were more thought provoking than entirely technical and that helped out my approach. Received an offer and accepted since the overall package was appealing.

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Negotiation Details – n/a

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NX Developer Interview

NX Developer
Milford, OH

I applied through college or university and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Siemens PLM Software in April 2010.

Interview Details – Started with my resume sent to the employer through university, They had a initial pre-screening interview talking about my resume, qualification,skills etc. Then, they called on site for tech interview. They only picked me to their office.
First round was managers interview - All general questions like what is the difference between ufunc and KF. What do you know about KF? etc I answered well.
Second Round was tech interview, basically programming - They asked me lot of C questions like how do u debug, memory handling, difference between heap and stack memory, a puzzle, some questions on linear algebra
Third Round was again a tech interview, mainly geometry related questions - Asked me equation of plane. They asked me how do u determine a plane perpendicular to another plane based on the equations etc.
Last round - Just a demo of NX 6

Interview Question – Difference between Heap and Stack   View Answers (2)

Reason for Declining – They rejected me, i dint decline

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Software Engineer Interview

Software Engineer
Chino, CA

I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Siemens PLM Software in March 2010.

Interview Details – send the email to the company and then wait for a phone call for the interview

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