BlackBerry Interview Questions in Canada

Updated Mar 28, 2015
Updated Mar 28, 2015
224 Interview Reviews

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    Software Developer Co-Op Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at BlackBerry in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    I applied through BlackBerry career website and the process took three weeks. I had only one round of phone interview. A manager and two senior developers did the interview. Very friendly and helpful.

    Interview Questions
    • Basic OOP concepts, Garbage collection in C, Smart pointers, Difference between Abstract class and Interface   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Hardware Designer Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at BlackBerry.

    Interview Details

    Applied on their website, 3 weeks later got a interview on the phone. 30 min long. Interviewed with 3 guys, very relaxed, very nice guys. Told me about the position, what I'll be doing,very textbook interview. Job involves completing a series of thermal tests identified to qualify a product as well as qualifying prototypes or new solutions and involved in the design and development of new or existing thermal solutions. Easy questions. Got an email next day saying I got the job and got the official offer a week later.

    Interview Questions
    • What experience do you have in python,shell, and matlab?   Answer Question
    • How do you find the size of a matrix and how do you find it's transpose in matlab?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    Marketing Specialist Interview

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

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at BlackBerry in July 2011.

    Interview Details

    Process was simple and professional. The interviewer was more interested in team fit than a specific set of experience. Met with potential team members as well. Relaxed yet professional atmosphere, HR was not very involved.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Technical Project Coordinator Coop Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at BlackBerry.

    Interview Details

    The interview was in person and very conversation based. The questions asked were more to judge personality and how well i would be interacting in a team setting. No situational questions were really asked nor any technical skill based questions.

    Interview Questions
    • What challenges would you face as a project coordinator   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  6.  

    Technical Support Analyst Interview

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

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at BlackBerry in February 2015.

    Interview Details

    After applying for this job on the Blackberry site as a part of my Co-op program, I received an invite for a interview via teleconference. The interview was conducted by three interviewees and went on for about a half an hour. Overall it was a good experience and I recieved an offer a few days later.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation phase.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Software Developer Co-Op Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Employee in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a weekinterviewed at BlackBerry in January 2015.

    Interview Details

    Two interviewers which were very nice and laid back. Asked basic questions about projects, skills, etc. Followed by technical questions from topics directly from the job posting. Know your resume and brush upon Java, C++, Databases and OS.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Software Developer Co-Op Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at BlackBerry in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    Had multiple interviews through pipe-line posting.
    One phone interview with the team. Talked about previous projects and knowledge.
    Basic behaviour questions.
    First interviewer was pretty dull and did not want to hear about experience,
    the other two were very nice.

    Interview Questions
    • What is a virtual function?
      Define 3 principles of OOP.
       
      Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Inventory Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at BlackBerry in November 2014.

    Interview Details

    Went through school co-op. Didn't know what to expect but I did my research. Great company culture and direction despite the media's negative stigma. Standard questions, strengths and weaknesses, they look for personality, professionalism, and goal-oriented people.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Software Developer Co-Op Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Met 2 Engineers, technical interview, got offer a few days later. Questions are pretty common for software interviews. Interview held internally at university campus, lasted about 45 minutes in total

    Interview Questions
    Declined Offer
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    Manager Interview

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

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5+ weeksinterviewed at BlackBerry.

    Interview Details

    This is dependent on really who is seeking to hire you and who you know as well as what level you are applying for. They look at job experience and out of the box thinking. Problem solver

    Negotiation Details
    easy
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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