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Garmin Interview Questions & Reviews in Arizona

Updated Jul 14, 2014
All Interviews Received Offers

Getting an Interview  

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Interview Experience  

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Interview Difficulty  

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No Offer

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Difficult Interview

Software Engineer Interview

Software Engineer
Chandler, AZ

I applied online and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Garmin in April 2014.

Interview Details – Smooth process. I was contacted by HR and the hiring manager. HR call was non technical, and the Hiring manager called me in for a fact to face interview which was very technical

Interview Question – Several questions were somewhat difficult, but not unusually so. The most difficult one involved developing an efficient sort algorithm for a specific data structure.   Answer Question


No Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Software Developer Interview

Software Developer
Chandler, AZ

I applied through college or university and the process took 2 months - interviewed at Garmin.

Interview Details – Pass the phone screen successfully and got an on site interview notice on the same afternoon.
I did my best and answered all the questions in a good way (At least in my opinion)
It seems that we were all satisfied BUT after more than FOUR weeks, I got the reject email.

Interview Question – Assume you need to optimize a program which has about several Billion lines of code. You can get access to the source code and make modification. So what will to do to make this program run faster? The key thing is it has several Billion lines of code, so it is impossible to analyse the code deeply.   View Answers (2)


No Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

OEM Software Developer Intern Interview

OEM Software Developer Intern
Chandler, AZ

I applied through an employee referral and the process took a day - interviewed at Garmin in February 2013.

Interview Details – The environment there is pretty nice and pleasant. I was kind of nervous since that was my first interview ever. After talking with the recipient for a while, everything began to go smooth. An OEM manager interviewed me. We firstly talked about project experience on my resume. Then he asked me something about my understanding on OO programming. Then some basic technical questions about string and classes.

Interview Question – Convert a string of number from ASCII to int   Answer Question


No Offer

Negative Experience

Average Interview

Senior Software Engineer Interview

Senior Software Engineer
Chandler, AZ

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Garmin.

Interview Details – The initial hiring process was very quick and straight to the point. The questions that were asked were behavioral: Why are you looking to change companies? What programming languages do you have experience with?

Interview Question – During the in person interview I was asked a low level programming question. Write a program to parse a 32 bit number and show LSB and MSB?   View Answer


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Average Interview

Software Engineer Interview

Software Engineer
Chandler, AZ

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Garmin in February 2010.

Interview Details – first round -hr phone interview
second round - tech interview

Interview Question – questions on my projects
questions on multithreading
one puzzle.
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