Intel Corporation Interview Questions

Updated Apr 22, 2015
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
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    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Intel Corporation (Washington, DC) in March 2015.

    Interview

    Interview was done via Microsoft Lync (like skype) and a collaborative coding tool where you can view code in real time. Interview consisted of both several technical questions and several questions about background and experience. Technical questions were C oriented, and the time given to answer them was rather limited. Interviewer was impatient and the interview itself was full of tension.

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    • Questions about inheritance, polymorphism, and pointers in C.   Answer Question
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    Difficult Interview
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Intel Corporation in March 2015.

    Interview

    I was first asked with several general questions such as the difference of live between my home country and the US. Then, he started to ask me about some technical questions which he called as a technical discussion. The questions included some basic concepts of semiconductor physis, methods of characterization, and which course I took so far is the most interesting and why. Explain the purpose of lithography and the physics of CMOS. What is the goal of high k materials on CMOS?

    Interview Questions

    • Describe the procedure of semiconductor fabrication.   1 Answer
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    RTL Design Interview

    Anonymous Employee
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    Easy Interview
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    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Intel Corporation in March 2015.

    Interview

    I got an email confirming they received my application and then had a phone call interview scheduled. Had a 30 min screening interview. The questions were very easy and basic. Was asked a logical question as well.

    Interview Questions

    • Equation of sum for half adder and half adder. Nand CMOS implementation   Answer Question
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    Graphics Hardware Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
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    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Intel Corporation (Los Angeles, CA) in March 2015.

    Interview

    Got it through Employee Referral. One interview. They were quick in giving out the result. Within a week I got the result. It was an average interview. No fancy questions, just the basics.

    Interview Questions

    • Lot of Test bench related Questions.
      Diff between SRAM n DRAM.
      Types of Cache.
      FIFO
      Logical Reasoning
      Logic Design Questions
      Five stage Pipeline implementation details.
      Perl- basic question
       
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Intel Corporation in March 2015.

    Interview

    Got one phone interview one month after I got referral by a friend. The whole process was 30 mins. Basically the questions about the position and the research experience in my resume. Also concepts in C++ language.

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    R&D Test Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sacramento, CA
    Accepted Offer
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    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Intel Corporation (Sacramento, CA) in March 2015.

    Interview

    Total interview time was about 3 weeks. Initial interest call with manager lead to onsite interview. They paid for travel costs and scheduled the meeting with 6 interviewers. Overall a very long process but the employees were very easy to get along with.

    Lunch break is included. While it technically is still an interview, it's very casual. However, eat neatly and mind manners.

    Interview Questions

    • Various software design questions which describe projects worked on and how the pieces fit together.   1 Answer
    • Describe a difficult project you work on with others. Were there any difficult decisions or disagreements?   1 Answer
    • Technical interview involved testing coding knowledge on buffers, queues, and dealing with efficiency and complexity in software design.   1 Answer
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    Applications Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Chandler, AZ
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Intel Corporation (Chandler, AZ) in March 2015.

    Interview

    One day after applying on website was contacted and phone screened by hiring manager.. One week later invited in for panel interview. Hiring manager stated he would make decision over next week, then instead of making decision delayed indefinitely.. and never heard back from them. Kind of shabby process for a company that seems to care about it's image.

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    Data Science Grad Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at Intel Corporation in March 2015.

    Interview

    Applied online. Got an email from hiring manager for phone screen. It was one hour technical interview by two hiring managers. The questions were about my projects I mentioned in my resume, some basic questions on machine learning and feature engineering and some data structure and algorithm questions which involved writing code using collabedit.

    Interview Questions

    • 1) Questions related to the projects I mentioned on my resume.
      2) Machine learning questions about linear regression and how to select best model given two linear regression models and statistical significance.
      3) feature engineering questions related to text mining.
      4) Data structure and algorithm questions :- Given two string identify if they are anagrams, Given two strings find the longest common sub-string, How will you generate a password of given length with uniform distribution of uppercase, lowercase, special character and numbers in it.
       
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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a dayinterviewed at Intel Corporation in March 2015.

    Interview

    Got a call through employee referral.
    Had a phone interview. Technical questions were asked covering Computer Architecture(Pipeline), C++, brief overview of the courses I studied, questions on the projects I did, questions on hardware verification

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    GPU Validation Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Intel Corporation.

    Interview

    One hour of phone screen and three rounds of on site. The phone screen and on site were conducted by the same person. The questions were mostly on computer architecture and c++. The experience overall was very enriching, I left the interview room with more knowledge than when I walked in.

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