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Senior Optical Engineer Interview

Anonymous Employee in Portland, OR
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

Application

The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Coherent (Portland, OR) in December 2009.

Interview

A group interview, mostly going over resume and work experience. 2 technical questions that weren't too difficult. People were nice, up beat and encouraging. Not a firing line.

Interview Questions

  • Technical question relating to the splitting/combining of two laser beams with slightly different wavelengths.   Answer Question

Negotiation

Not much negotiation room. A little on signing bonus/salary, but other perks were not. Vacation is week at 2 weeks/year.

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