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MKS Instruments Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Apr 21, 2014
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4 candidate interviews

Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Engineering Coop Interview

Engineering Coop

Interviewed at MKS Instruments

Interview Details – Was called in for an interview for an internship position. Completely technical interview based on embedded systems fundamentals and programming.

Interview Question – Technical interview   Answer Question

Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Very Easy Interview

Line Lead Interview

Line Lead
Colorado Springs, CO

I applied in-person and the process took a day - interviewed at MKS Instruments in March 2010.

Interview Details – Had to hire in through temp service

Interview Question – Can you read blue print   Answer Question

Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

Process Engineer Interview

Process Engineer
Shanghai, Shanghai (China)

I applied through a recruiter - interviewed at MKS Instruments in March 2011.

Interview Details – MKS Human Resource Manager was giving me a call and appointment was made to have
a phone interview with the hiring manager. The next day i received a call from the related
manager and the call was taking about 30 minutes. He asked my experience and knowledge
in the job i explained quickly and he felt i am suitable and asking me how soon i can come
onboard if i were to be offered the job. The interview was really an easy and relaxed experience.

Interview Question – No   Answer Question

Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Average Interview

Engineer Intern (Electrical) Interview

Engineer Intern (Electrical)
Wilmington, MA

I applied through a staffing agency and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at MKS Instruments in September 2012.

Interview Details – Done through nationanal engineering service corp. Time between online application to NESC and Interview was about a week. Then another week before starting.

Interview Question – a few tricky circuit analysis questions. not calculations, just conceptual stuff I hadn't seen for a couple years.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation. hourly pay.

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