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No Offer – Interviewed in Delhi (India) Oct 2012 – Reviewed Mar 5, 2013
Interview Details – it was on campus.The process consist of one hour return test which is basically optional type.most questions are from digital electronics, signal system and one or two question of analog electronics and vhdl. The shortlisted students are called for puzzle round in which he asked 5 to 6 puzzles.And aftter that technical interview was done in which question on sequnetial machine and counter like divide by 3 and cmos inverter was asked.then final round is hr.
Interview Question – puzzle round was unexpected by me.they ask puzzles to simply test the problem solving skills of the student. Answer Question
No Offer – Reviewed Feb 25, 2013
Interview Details – it was on campus interview. It was after a written test. the questions were mainly from digital electonics. questions were asked from frequency generators, counters and so on. The other questions were from micro electronics and other simple electronics theory. The aptitude question was bit tough. The questions were cat level questions. So dont under estimate the aptitude questions.
Interview Question – focus on timing Qs and device theory Answer Question
No Offer – Interviewed in Hyderābād (India) – Reviewed Jan 31, 2013
Interview Details – Started with an excellent telephonic interview sessions from the HR Manager and the Hiring Manager from US, this was followed with a silence period of 2 months. Finally received a call for the on campus interview in Hyd.
Interview Question – Interview process was quite awkward, people sitting inside doesn't have any patience to listen the answers completely and neither knowledgeable in the area of expertise. The interview was more for a guy who is a book worm and recites the text book parameters like a school kid. Answer Question
No Offer – Reviewed Nov 10, 2012
Interview Details – 30 minutes phone interview with hr then 30 minutes phone interview with hiring manager then 2:30 hr meet team on sunnyvale office
Interview Question – majority questions is on behavor or situation question Answer Question
No Offer – Reviewed Oct 28, 2012
Interview Details – Phone interview was easy, just went through some project on the resume. Then in the on-site interview, first asked some basic c++ questions, then asked about OS concept and some STA questions. Manager interview was just chatting around.
Interview Question – c++ questions, I did not prepare that enough. Answer Question
Accepted Offer – Reviewed Oct 18, 2012
Interview Details – Hiring manager arranged everything, including screen interview, which is through a lunch. Also arranged his four team members for a detailed technical follow up interview, 30 min. each. He closes the interview process. It was very friendly and comfortable.
Interview Question – I haven't been asked difficult or unexpected question. Answer Question
Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Bangalore (India) – Reviewed Oct 16, 2012
Interview Details – HR was irritating throughout, everybody else was friendly. Had a written test, 7 tech rounds, and 1 HR round.
Interview Question – Regarding technology, both Synopsys and prev company. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – Asked for a certain sum and got exactly that.
Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Jul 2011 – Reviewed Oct 10, 2012
Interview Details – A company recruiter contacted me and I had 3 rounds of interviews. I thought the 3rd round was a bit ridiculous (given my experience and education) because nobody during the first 2 rounds had drilled me with analytical questions. Overall the interviewees were great, except for one person who asked some uncomfortable questions (borderline inappropriate I thought).
Interview Question – Most of the questions revolved around why I was interested, where was the fit and myself getting to know the people I would be working with. Answer Question
Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Shanghai, Shanghai (China) Nov 2009 – Reviewed Sep 10, 2012
Interview Details –
1. one round interview over phone
2. interview on site, with testing and several rounds of interview by Engineers and Manager
3. interviewed by HR
4. final interview over phone by Engineer in MW
Interview Question – Give an example of you program. Answer Question
No Offer – Interviewed in Noida (India) – Reviewed Aug 28, 2012
Interview Details –
Applied through a job recruitment portal. Received a reply after nearly two and a half month
During the first two telephonic interview sessions, there was discussion mainly on the job description, length of contract and salary that would be offered.
Series of telephonic interview followed by on site interview
Questions were mainly from digital design , programming languages, syntax of different commands
Interview Question – questions related to analog domain Answer Question
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