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Synapse Design Interview Questions

Updated Sep 1, 2014
Updated Sep 1, 2014
15 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Staff Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Clara, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Clara, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Synapse Design in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    A couple times they would call me in the morning expecting me to come in that afternoon. One time, I did not find out about an interview in time. I should have realized that it would be an indication of how much I would be pushed around on the job.

    Interview Questions
    • At one point, I was asked if I would go to the customer in Texas. It sounded to me like the interviewer was talking about a single trip. I should have asked how much time I would spend in Texas. Later, when the offer came, they wanted me to spend one week out of every month in Texas.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I regret accepting the offer. They kept pushing for more Texas trips, and I talked them down to two weeks. After I accepted the offer, my supervisor would later press me for more time.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Design Verification Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Austin, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Austin, TX
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at Synapse Design in January 2013.

    Interview Details

    Just had a phone interview. The man on the other end (won't mention the position, but apparently high up) was extremely rude when he did not get an answer the way he wanted. Would never want to work at such a place.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing special, asked about the work I had done so far.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Recruiter Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Synapse Design in October 2011.

    Interview Details

    Was very simple and straight forward .Not many rounds

    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Physical Design Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sunnyvale, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sunnyvale, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Synapse Design in November 2010.

    Interview Details

    Finished one round, they said HR will contact soon to discuss. But never got response. I was waiting for the call, they didnt even respond about it. Anyway i have very good offer and very good company. So no worry.....

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  6.  

    Senior Physical Design Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a weekinterviewed at Synapse Design in October 2010.

    Interview Details

    Telephonic interview covering all aspects of physical design.
    Tried to understand the actual working experience, strengths and weakness

    Negotiation Details
    Not ready for negotiation
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Senior Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Synapse Design in July 2010.

    Interview Details

    not much of interview previous experience.. it was ok as nothing much is asked if the client is ready to pay you will be hired.. not much of interview previous experience.. it was ok as nothing much is asked if the client is ready to pay you will be hired..

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Physical Design Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Synapse Design in February 2010.

    Interview Details

    - One round of telephonic on self introduction and technical stuff
    - One round of telephonic on what is the requirement
    - One round of group telephonic (Panel) discussion on technical
    - HR round and salary negotiation

    Interview Questions
    • Why do you want to relocate from India to US   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  9.  

    Technical Lead Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Clara, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Clara, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a weekinterviewed at Synapse Design in March 2009.

    Interview Details

    3 rounds of interview with Technically good people.

    Interview Questions
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Trainee Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Synapse Design.

    Interview Details

    1. Two written tests-.
          a. Aptitude Test
          b. Technical Written Test (Subjective Test) covering the following topics-
              Digital Design, fundamentals of CMOS, Verilog, C, Microprocessors and basics of computer communication n/w
    2. Two Technical interviews (1:1)
    3. HR interview

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  11.  

    Business Development Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Interviewed with all co execs

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer

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