Cadence Design Systems Applications Engineer Interview Questions

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Applications Engineer Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
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I applied through an employee referral. The process took a weekinterviewed at Cadence Design Systems.

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I first had a phone interview where they asked me my background, my previous job experience and some projects I was envolved in. Later i had an onsite interview where 4 interviewers asked me more detailed technical questions.

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    Application Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    Application Details

    The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Cadence Design Systems in June 2010.

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    A short Phone Interview with manager, followed by on site interview. The people at cadence are very nice and professional. It was a nice experience.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Application Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Clara, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Clara, CA
    Application Details

    The process took a dayinterviewed at Cadence Design Systems in September 2009.

    Interview Details

    We had talked about my resume, and the work I had done previously with my former company. The interviewer went into details of the Cadence tool for which the AE would be responsible for if he were to get the job. In the end, they found other interviewees with more experience with that particular Cadence Tool.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe some of the common errors you come across while using the cadence tool   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Application Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Cadence Design Systems in February 2011.

    Interview Details

    Unscheduled telephone call: I was not expecting the call and was in the middle of another project. The interview started by asking a technical question about systemverilog - write code in your head - image the design. ---- I refuse to recite coding standards. Actually, I refer to book and the internet if I cannot remember a systemverilog rule - duh!

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    • Design an OVM interface for --- using systemverilog?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

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