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I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at Sun Microsystems in February 2009.

Interview Details – First there is a phone interview. After that you will be invited for an on-site interview by 4-5 people.

Interview Question – Why do we use the Sparc chip.   Answer Question

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Engineer

I applied online and the process took 5 days - interviewed at Sun Microsystems in June 2008.

Interview Details – interview process was smooth and technical

Interview Question – Description of projects questions on presentation   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – negotiation was very straight forward

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The process took a day - interviewed at Sun Microsystems in March 2008.

Interview Details – This was several years ago -- no interviews since

Interview Question – How would you solve the accidental architecture problem   View Answer

Reason for Declining – Like current position better

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I applied through other source and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Sun Microsystems in November 2008.

Interview Details – The interview was a standard type of interview, no presentations, just a standard questions and answers. There was an iq test, which seemd to be quite straight forward.
The interview wa conducted quite professionally. The people seemed business like and friendly.
The work culture appeared to be professional, but not too stuffy. The office environment, seemed pleasant

Interview Question – Describe your qualities ?   Answer Question

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