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Verification Engineer Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Boxborough, MA
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boxborough, MA
Application Details

I applied online. The process took a day - interviewed at AMD in May 2010.

Interview Details

Applied online for internship. Was questioned on basic logic design. Few other verification related questions. Was also given a puzzle to solve. The interviewer was very encouraging. Talked about my course work. Also asked a lot of basic questions about computer architecture. Also a few questions regarding the object oriented programming. Concepts like inheritance, polymorphism, operator overloading etc.

Interview Questions
  • Would you prefer to have setup or hold violations after the chip is manufactured?   View Answer
  • How would you verify a 3 bit and 64 bit adder? Would you adopt the same strategy?   View Answer
Declined Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

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    Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Sunnyvale, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sunnyvale, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took a day - interviewed at AMD in August 2010.

    Interview Details

    Interviewer asked very detailed knowledge and looked for specific keyword in the answer.

    Interview Questions
    • What is the mechanism that works between the driver and sequencer?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Fort Collins, CO
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Fort Collins, CO
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at AMD in December 2009.

    Interview Details

    I was applying for a co-op in presilicon verification group. After the greeting, start directly on the technical questions. I was able to answer most of them. Questions are mostly related to computer architecture and verilog, like cache questions. After the technical questions, we went through my resume and asked questions about my research and work experiences. At the end, I asked several questions about the project they are working on.

    Interview Questions
    • What's the disadvantage of having a cache with more associativity?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Telephone interview first, then on site interview of a whole day with all team member. Verilog questions and digital circuit designs

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at AMD in April 2012.

    Interview Details

    No chitchatting. Comes up directly with a bit manipulation question. Some questions about computer architecture and algorithm.

    What is cache? what are they used for?
    Difference between Blocking and Non-blocking.

    Interview Questions
    • what is the most difficult person you met in your work? how did you handle that?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Markham, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Markham, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at AMD in January 2012.

    Interview Details

    applied through online posting.hr person called and set up an interview with the team
    interview was 3 hours. first hour was engineer manager then second hour was with verification manager and last hour was with design manager of the team. I had design experience and they were looking for verification engineering. they said no after three weeks

    Interview Questions
    • explain setup and hold time with figure and some example and then interviewer added some circuitry and asked to solver setup and hold violation in circut   Answer Question
    • random testing using c   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took a day - interviewed at AMD in February 2012.

    Interview Details

    The questions are as follow:
    1. Describe the difference between blocking and no-blocking assignment
    2. Explain pipeline
    3. FSM for pattern detection

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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