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Freescale Semiconductor Interview Questions

Updated Dec 6, 2014
Updated Dec 6, 2014
114 Interview Reviews

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    Engineer Interview

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

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Freescale Semiconductor in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    took long to get interviewed in person. great team and experience. each company has ups and downs. phone interview was straight forward. They will not make you an offer immediately as expected.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a weekinterviewed at Freescale Semiconductor.

    Interview Details

    Get a phone interview after career fair. Ask about my motivation, some background checks on device driver programming and algorithm. No detail technical question asked. Then some behavior questions about what is your next 5 year plan.

    No Offer
  3.  

    Product/Test Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    interviewed at Freescale Semiconductor in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied through their website. Received a call back after about 2 months. Email conversation to setup a technical phone interview then a site interview followed. Site interview included a tour of their facility (which is very nice, by the way) and about six interviews with direct managers, team members, and members from related teams.

    Interview Questions
    • None. All were fair game CE and process engineering questions.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Freescale Semiconductor.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview, non-technical. Some behavioral question about the team work, like how do you deal with the situation when people have disagreement, what do you do if the team member don't spend time on his job... Asked about why do you choose computer science, and what is the biggest decision you've made... The most difficult part in one of your project... Last the manager asked if you have any question you would like him to ask you and if you have any question to ask him...

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
  6.  

    Intern Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Freescale Semiconductor.

    Interview Details

    I received a call and had three people interview me for the first round which was fairly easy. They asked me questions about C and Perl which were all basic questions. The second round was a couple of days later with five people interviewing me. They asked me questions pertaining to optimization and web interfacing. I did decently well got rejected.

    Interview Questions
    • It was not very difficult. I thought the interview process was easy.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Software Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Work experience and project related questions. Some basic programming questions . Hiring manager was friendly

    Negotiation Details
    Matched offer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
  8.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Freescale Semiconductor.

    Interview Details

    The process was quite good. There were no programming questions, just went over the background, asked about some previous projects, knowledge/familiarity abt different tools/technologies.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  9.  

    Intern Systems Architect Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Freescale Semiconductor in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    It was a phone interview

    Manager asked about the projects and work experience
    Asked few questions related to computer architecture, FPGA
    Manager was interested to call me on site. My visa status didnt allow me to work on internship, so was declined

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  10.  

    Product Marketing Manager Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took 5 weeksinterviewed at Freescale Semiconductor.

    Interview Details

    Submitted application for a job on the web. Received a phone call from the hiring manager within a couple weeks which resulted in an on-site interview with 4-5 people, representing a range of functions and management levels. People were friendly and disclosed quite a bit about the current environment & challenges they were facing. Interviews were straight forward.

    Negotiation Details
    Not very open to negotiation. HR was of little help.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Electrical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tempe, AZ
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tempe, AZ
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Freescale Semiconductor in December 2013.

    Interview Details

    Was mailed a few days before the interview call. Couple of hiring persons called up (conference) and introduced and asked my details. Went about their work culture and a day in their organization. Went through a quick fire questions round. Was given situations and was asked to how I would handle those.

    Interview Questions
    • No unexpected Questions. Questions based on how I deal with particular situations were asked.   Answer Question
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

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