BlackBerry Software Tester Interview Questions in Canada

Updated Jul 5, 2014
Updated Jul 5, 2014
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Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
Application Details

I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at BlackBerry.

Interview Details

1. Received email from recruiter to schedule an interview: she seemed very enthusiastic and organized
2. Phone interview with manager with tech questions (software based, the usual ones)
3. Phone interview with other manager about problem solving in general
4. Webcam interview (puke!!) with team members, mostly same questions as # 2
5. Assignment given: more technical questions, some problem solving questions
6. In person with manager and director to review assignment and discuss hobbies
7. Phone interview with VP to discuss career goals and hobbies
8. Receive offer, accept offer, do background check, submit paperwork, begin working.

Total span was about 2 months from 1 to 8.

Interview Questions
  • How can you store extra information in a linked list without adding a new data member given that the memory is X byte aligned?   View Answer
Negotiation Details
Not able to negotiate. My advice is not to be desperate and if you aren't happy, don't take it! Opt out of the bonus for an increase in base salary and ask for more OFFICIAL vacation.
Accepted Offer
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    Software Tester Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at BlackBerry.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview is easy where they ask you about yourself. Then second interview they ask some technical questions about the position you would be working on.

    Interview Questions
    • What did you do about a problem you could not solve.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation because it was internship with fix offer.
    Accepted Offer
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Software Tester Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    It was a co-op position, I applied through my university's career website.
    I had a 45 minute in person interview at RIM ottawa office.
    I was asked about my previous work experience.
    Questions were related to my skills on my resume and testing life cycle questions,

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Software Tester Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at BlackBerry in February 2013.

    Interview Details

    phone interview, very breif and informal

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Software Tester Interview

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

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at BlackBerry.

    Interview Details

    Applied through the school's co-op program. Had an hour long phone interview that was largely informal, with purely non-technical questions. Fairly easy and straightforward in my opinion

    Interview Questions
    • Give an example of a difficult problem that you had to solve   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview

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