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I applied online and interviewed at AMD.

Interview Details – by phone

Interview Question – Hex bit operation   Answer Question

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Sunnyvale, CA

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 1 week - interviewed at AMD in December 2012.

Interview Details – referred by employee, directly went onsite, met a couple of software and hardware engineers. asked questions like: reverse a linked list, etc . no tricky questions. people were very nice there. it took a couple of days to hear back from them. and went through some negotiation about options and base. overall good experience.

Interview Question – why I changed jobs so frequently?   Answer Question

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Software Engineer

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at AMD.

Interview Details – The first round was interviewed by HR. It was a phone interview. They asked you some questions regarding to your working background. Then, it went to the 2nd round. It was interviewe by a project manager, They asked you some situational questions, such as how to meet the project deadline, how to deal with difficult customer, how to control the cost and quality.

Interview Question – What is the differentiated value that you could deliver to the company?   Answer Question

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Software Engineer
Sunnyvale, CA

The process took a day - interviewed at AMD in August 2011.

Interview Details – Asked about the CUDA hardware, GPGPU. Scenarious where I could get a segmentation fault, with no error in the code during compilation, what could be the reason. There is enough space, and space is not the issue.

Interview Questions

  • Warps in GPGPU, role of registers in GPU hardware   View Answer
  • Analyse a situation where you get a segmentation fault and whats the reason   Answer Question

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Santa Clara, CA

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at AMD in January 2008.

Interview Details – Phone Interview
In-person interview by four managers, each took one hour.
Had lunch in between.

Interview Questions

  • Write code in C/C++ to insert/search for a record in BTree.   Answer Question
  • Write Java code to insert/retrieve data in Oracle database from a web page.   Answer Question

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Software Engineer

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at AMD.

Interview Details – 1.simple introduce you self
2.some question related to the job
3. a programming test

Interview Question – describe a algorithm   Answer Question

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Software Engineer
Toronto, ON (Canada)

I applied online and the process took 3 days - interviewed at AMD in March 2008.

Interview Details – average difficulty. asked for device driver experience.

Interview Question – What is GDI used for?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – I accepted without negotiation.

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Software Engineer

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at AMD in July 2011.

Interview Details – Interviews with senior engineers on site, followed by interview with manager. Straight forward process each session lasted about an hour. HR calls within two weeks with offer.

Interview Question – How would you deal with difficult people who are supposed to deliver but slow to do so and cause delay to your delivery?   View Answer

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Toronto, ON (Canada)

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at AMD in November 2011.

Interview Details – Had no prior web programming experience but was still called in for an interview. Spoke well and encouraged me that I would be able to get good amount of exposure into web development.

Interview Question – No questions, just a conversation   Answer Question

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The process took 4 weeks - interviewed at AMD in November 2011.

Interview Details – 1st round group interview
2nd round group interview
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