I applied online and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at San Diego Supercomputer Center in July 2013.
Interview Details – There was an initial phone interview (about background) and on site interview (technical interview)
If you get selected, you have to go through background check. If there is no problem with the background check, then you can start work.
Interview Question – Explain inner join and outer join.
Explain how to parse strings in specific pattern. Answer Question
The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at San Diego Supercomputer Center in January 2010.
Interview Details – Atypical research interview process. First round of interviews you talk over the phone with your to be peers and hiring manager as a group, every one pretty much chimes in and asks their specific questions mostly related to your research and thesis. If selected they fly you down for a full day of interview. On site interview starts with a one hour research talk, followed by one on one interviews. My interviewers asked me questions related to programming , some asked me follow up questions on my research talk, while others had more specific systems research questions.
Negotiation Details – I did not negotiate, but I would recommend to do so because your start salary sticks with you for a few years.
I applied in-person and the process took a day - interviewed at San Diego Supercomputer Center in January 2007.
Interview Details – I know the professor who works there, and I ask her if she needs any research assistant
Negotiation Details – there is none
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