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Anonymous Employee
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Application

I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Broadcom.

Interview

Phone interview from a senior engineering for one hour, asking questions regarding the resume and some basic circuit knowledge. One week later, an on-site interview for three hours.

Interview Questions

  • For a single balanced Gilbert mixer, analysis LO leakage to output.   Answer Question

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    Internship Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    No Offer

    Interview

    one round phone interview, several technical questions about 4G LTE techniques

    Interview Questions

    • What multiple access technique is used for uplink in LTE standard?   Answer Question
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    Internship Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Broadcom in March 2013.

    Interview

    My manager called me and asked about my background and why CS. Then some problems about pointer writing in C.

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    Internship Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Irvine, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at Broadcom (Irvine, CA).

    Interview

    Interview was over the phone - through an individual session with 5 different people (2 were managers). Lasted about 3 hours with each person asking technical questions about the subject of the internship and my previous projects/research experience.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    I was not able to negotiate much with the intern salary

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Diego, CA
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    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    interviewed at Broadcom (San Diego, CA) in April 2012.

    Interview

    I first got a phone interview, in which they asked questions about STA, verilog, layout, clock tree synthesis, and some brain teasers. On-site interviewers asked some basic verilog questions and more brain teaser.

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    Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    The process took a dayinterviewed at Broadcom (San Francisco, CA) in November 2011.

    Interview

    referred by Universities career services

    Interview Questions

    • What is the 802.11 protocol?   1 Answer
    • What does the 802.11 protocol do?   1 Answer
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    Internship Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Irvine, CA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Broadcom (Irvine, CA) in May 2011.

    Interview

    It took about 3 hours and I interviewed with four different people from a design group in the Broadcom. Most of the time they asked about my previous done projects and my skills. I also answered some programming and coding questions.

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sunnyvale, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Broadcom (Sunnyvale, CA) in April 2010.

    Interview

    One in person interview for internship position in software delelopment/test. Asked about programming fundamentals/data structures. Went over projects on resume. One interview, 2 hours.

    Interview Questions

    • Sort an array of numbers. What is worst case/best case?   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    Recruiter called and gave offer. Said offer was not negotiable. (It is negotiable)

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    Internship Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Irvine, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Broadcom (Irvine, CA) in February 2009.

    Interview

    5 people interviewed me. The offer was issued the second day

    Negotiation

    Didn't negotiate

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a dayinterviewed at Broadcom (Bangalore (India)) in May 2014.

    Interview

    I had a telephonic interview.The interview lasted for only 15 minutes and i was asked to explain my projects during the first 5 minutes. Then I was asked questions related to VLSI->> 'the ratio of pmos to nmos in cmos inverters' and also the design procedures of current mirrors using mosfets.Then some questions on basic digital.But be thorough with what is in your resume.

    Interview Questions

    • Ratio of pmos to Nmos in Cmos inverters for equal rise and fall time?   Answer Question

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