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BlackBerry Interview Questions in United States

Updated Feb 26, 2015
Updated Feb 26, 2015
94 Interview Reviews

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    Software Development Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at BlackBerry in January 2015.

    Interview Details

    Briefly spoke about some personal questions and they asked me some legalese type things about my employment eligibility. No coding interviews on this one as it seemed to be more of a first screen, however I have been contacted again for a phone interview. No coding questions got asked but I imagine that will come later.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Accounting Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Find the job through school co-op website. apply for it. wait the response for like 3 months. interview though phone. the interview took me about 30 minutes. no warm-up questions. the interview started with a "tell me about yourself" questions. The interviewee sounded so bored with my answers. He asked many repeated questions about my past work experience.

    Interview Questions
    • what is the most stressful thing in your past work experience?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
  3.  

    Software Quality Assurance Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at BlackBerry in December 2012.

    Interview Details

    Held a company interview at a local hotel to recruit for a new project after layoffs at another company. Went there for several different interviews with multiple managers. After that there were more phone conversations, background checks that had to be done, then the offer letter. All of this took a long time because of the different departments and approvals that these new positions had to go through.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Software Validation Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Irving, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Irving, TX
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at BlackBerry in September 2012.

    Interview Details

    Very logical and reasoned process. After phone screen by hiring manager, I was called in for a formal interview by the Development team lead. When I arrived, I found 3 separate team leads and a senior manager. Each had excellent interviewing skills, asking difficult questions pertaining to the position. The questions became more detailed as they attempted to find my technical limits. However, the interview was still concluded within one hour.

    Interview Questions
    • A question regarding my stance of the balance of product deadlines vs product quality.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    Negotiation was simple, I accepted the first offer as it was handsome and slightly higher than expected.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  6.  

    Radio Software Integration - Student Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sunrise, FL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sunrise, FL
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at BlackBerry in July 2013.

    Interview Details

    I was emailed about the interview with the scheduled date and time. The phone interview lasted one hour. I was asked questions from everything on my resume. The questions were technical as well as behavorial. Two days later the HR called to inform me I got the internship.

    Interview Questions
    • Explain what happens from the time the WiFi adapter is switched on to the moment connection is established. Although I know the answer now, I was not thorough at the time I took the interview.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Radio Software Developer, Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at BlackBerry in July 2010.

    Interview Details

    For interns you submit a resume, transcript online. If you are selected then Phone-Interview of 1 hour. During the interview they asked a question from each of my completed 3rd software engineering courses.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation because it was a standard Intern offer.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at BlackBerry in March 2010.

    Interview Details

    Interviews are mostly based on what you have in RESUME, basic programming language and some additional skills which makes you unique. Prior job experience helps. HR process is very simple, phone call and then group interview with 2-4 employees

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
  9.  

    Software Test Automation Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sunrise, FL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sunrise, FL
    Application Details

    interviewed at BlackBerry in December 2013.

    Interview Details

    Interview process was really great. To the point questions and discussion regarding previous experience. Lots of detailed questions regarding test censorious, programming languages. Networking related questions and experience with coding on handheld devices. Really awesome manager.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  10.  

    Radio/Protocols Stack Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at BlackBerry in March 2012.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and got phone interview call based on background. After clearing phone interview I got called for on site interview.

    Interview Questions
    • Questions on past projects, cache, hamming codes. C coding questions.   Answer Question
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  11.  

    Software Developer, Internship Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at BlackBerry.

    Interview Details

    Initial communications began at the university careers fair, followed up with a phone call from Blackberry in Bellevue, WA. Interview was scheduled in the following week, for a summer internship position that would begin a few months after the screening process. There were also the usual series of background checks, but those were carried out after the interview process ended.

    Interview Questions
    • Immediately write code with a sharpie without any points for reference, timed under 5 minutes. There was a simple scenario given, but it did not matter that much in reality.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

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