KLA-Tencor Interview Questions

Updated Jun 17, 2015
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  1.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at KLA-Tencor in May 2014.

    Interview

    submit my resume at college care fair
    got a call from the hiring manager and talked for half hour
    got a onsite interview one week later
    got a call after that said they will give me the offer
    Everything is great and people are helpful and nice

    Interview Questions

    • Nothing technical almost,
      Meet with 5 manager one by one.
      Great and nice people
       
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    Negotiation

    i didnt negotiate

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    Program Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Milpitas, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at KLA-Tencor (Milpitas, CA) in May 2014.

    Interview

    A few in depth Technical questions. Other than that they asked about situation based questions and also question on OS, Security Threats etc. There were three interviews two Technical and one HR

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    No Offer

    Interview

    email to me to see if we can have phone interview, then got a call from them. have little bit discussion

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    Control Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at KLA-Tencor.

    Interview

    Email contact, phone interview, and onsite interview + seminar

    Interview Questions

    • The phone interview was mainly about my background and role responsibility of this position. Then, I was scheduled to have the onsite interview. It's a full day long, seminar + interviews with 6 engineers there (~30 mins each). They described their hardware system and ask me how to synthesize a controller for position tracking purpose. Describe the controller design procedure. I also got a question regarding problem solving at customer site if the controller didn't work properly, what should you do? Other than that, the question related to my background and some technical issues they are facing with. I have a great experience of this interview.   Answer Question
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Milpitas, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 5+ weeksinterviewed at KLA-Tencor (Milpitas, CA).

    Interview

    Phone interview, on-site interview

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    I did not negotiate.

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    Electrical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer

    Interview

    apply on online and get a email from the company.talk about something like beavour question and something about ccd CMOS.then no more contact

    Interview Questions

  8.  

    No Offer
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a weekinterviewed at KLA-Tencor in February 2014.

    Interview

    I applied to this position in the campus recruit online from the university website and then was told to have an interview in the second day after career fair on campus. The interview including information about this position, an introduction to myself, my strengths, my experience on how to solve problems, my experience on electronic devices,

    Interview Questions

  9. Helpful (2)  

    Application Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    I got an email from the hiring manager first. Then I had an phone interview with him. A week later, I got noticed to have an onsite interview with them. I did a 1 hour presentation in the morning and meet about 8 ppl. Then I got phone call from the recruiter the second day after my interview

    Interview Questions

    • most of the question was related with my own presentation. So be confident about your own stuff and do you home work is very important.   Answer Question
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    Applications Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer

    Application

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at KLA-Tencor.

    Interview

    phone interview and two on-site interviews

    Interview Questions

    • none. maybe some statistic questions about the signal treatement   Answer Question
  11. Helpful (1)  

    No Offer
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at KLA-Tencor.

    Interview

    had one phone interview, all behavior questions. On-site interview includes an algorithm test to detect the defects in image

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