I applied through other source and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Silicon Graphics in April 2010.
Interview Details – They have an extensive inveiew process with several line engineers and at least one manager.
Interview Question – Detailed questions on the FreeBSD I/O stack. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – No negotiation.
The process took a day - interviewed at Silicon Graphics in June 2009.
Interview Details – I first interviewed with the senior engineer and was asked to solve a bunch of technical questions on a white board. This process was like taking a final exam. Then interviewed with the engineering director and was asked the situational questions.
Interview Question – How do you deal with an employee that is Disgruntle? Answer Question
I applied through a staffing agency and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Silicon Graphics in September 2009.
Interview Details – The team had fires to put out, being it was Quarter end and the Conference call was occurring the next day. The original format needed to be adjusted to the persons who were available. There were 4 managers to interview a particular area, technical knowledge, management style, personality, overall fit.
I was very comfortable during the interview and was told another candidate fit the criteria more than I did.
Interview Question – What's your management Style? View Answer
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