Qualcomm Design Verification Engineer Interview Questions

Updated Jun 17, 2015
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    Design Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Qualcomm.

    Interview

    Applied online on the job portal, Got a phone interview for the position of design verification engineer in Qualcomm QCT, Santa Clara. After phone interview was called upon for onsite interview which had 4-5 rounds. People who took interview were very detailed oriented and were looking for specific implementation details

    Interview Questions

    • All the questions were pretty basic and were related to fundamentals of logic design and verification.   Answer Question
  2. Helpful (2)  

    CPU Design Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Raleigh, NC
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Qualcomm (Raleigh, NC) in March 2013.

    Interview

    Interview was scheduled in a weeks time and over the phone. The process was quick and followed up well.

    Interview Questions

    • He asked me about Data hazards, Instruction sets , Examples of branch prediction , 32 bit adder design. WAR and RAW Instruction examples. Basic Computer architecture questions.   Answer Question
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    Accepted Offer

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Qualcomm.

    Interview

    phone interview. asked systemverilog, a few quite easy questions on digital design

    Interview Questions

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    Design Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Santa Clara, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a week. I interviewed at Qualcomm (Santa Clara, CA) in June 2012.

    Interview

    Phone Interview. I was called on the phone. My background was discussed. Then, we discussed System Verilog constructs and Assertions. We also discussed random constraints in System Verilog. Then, I was told that they would get back to me. I got a call from the Staffing firm to tell me that I was selected.

    Interview Questions

    • System Verilog Assertions.   1 Answer
  6. Helpful (2)  

    QCT-Digital Design Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Diego, CA
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Qualcomm (San Diego, CA) in November 2011.

    Interview

    Basic C, Universal Gates using CMOS, puzzles, analog basics

    Interview Questions

    • Given integers from 0-100 stored in an array of size 100 how will you find the missing number? Numbers are randomly entered in the array.   1 Answer
    • factorial of a number   Answer Question
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    CPU Design Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Raleigh, NC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Qualcomm (Raleigh, NC) in August 2011.

    Interview

    It was good.

    Interview Questions

    • Pipelining Hazards?   1 Answer
    • Do you know anything about RISC Architecture?   1 Answer
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    Logic Design and Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Raleigh, NC
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Qualcomm (Raleigh, NC) in November 2010.

    Interview

    Had 2 panel interviews with 2-3 people in each. General questions regarding logic design and verifcation.

    Interview Questions

    • design a vending machine from architecture to rtl..   1 Answer
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    Design Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Markham, ON (Canada)
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Qualcomm (Markham, ON (Canada)) in February 2013.

    Interview

    Received phone call indicating they were interested in interviewing me followed by an email with a list of people I would interview with. The process was fairly disorganized with people coming and going at random times as the interview progressed with up to 8+ people in the room at certain times. Questions revolved around skills indicated on resume, and required drawing and coding on a whiteboard.

    Interview Questions

    • Write a decimal to hex function in C   1 Answer
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    ASIC Design and Design Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Markham, ON (Canada)
    No Offer
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Qualcomm (Markham, ON (Canada)) in May 2012.

    Interview

    3 rounds of interviews from different groups, from 11am to 4pm, including lunch time.

    Interview Questions

    • they focused a lot on OOP, which is unexpected given the title that I applied.   1 Answer
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    Design Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Qualcomm (Toronto, ON (Canada)) in December 2011.

    Interview

    I was contacted for a phone interview. I passed that and got an onsite interview the next week. Interview process was very technical. 10 people who asked questions for 5 hours.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe your design project in school   Answer Question
    • Know everything in c++. Virtual functions/class. Polymorphism. Be ready to write code on the spot   Answer Question
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