Veeco Instruments Interview Questions

Updated Aug 20, 2015
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    Process Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Plainview, NY
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Veeco Instruments (Plainview, NY) in September 2011.

    Interview

    Interview was good. Very nice people to talk to on the phone. Travel arrangements were done quickly and rapidly. The interview process onsite consisted of 1-1 interviews with people from the department. A lot of technical questions were asked; challenging fundamentals and problem solving. Ideas revolved around past experience. A lot of them were specific to the job, but they weren't grilling you. The teams wanted to understand how much did I know about the field/job

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me more about yourself & how does your background match the position? What skills do you bring to the table?   Answer Question
    • A lot of questions were related to the position/CVD/PVD experience etc   Answer Question
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    Process Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Plainview, NY
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Veeco Instruments (Plainview, NY) in August 2011.

    Interview

    It's about CVD process engineer. First is a phone interview with the group manager, asked about CVD growth experience. Then it's onsite interview, for a whole day. About 8 1:1interview, mostly based on resume. The group manager ask more about academic research (graphene). There's a lunch interview with a director. at the end it's a presentation. It takes a whole day, very exhausting.

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    Senior Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Plainview, NY
    No Offer
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Veeco Instruments (Plainview, NY) in March 2014.

    Interview

    there were 6 different people who took interview on 1 on 1 basis

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    Manufacturing Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Singapore (Singapore)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 6+ weeks. I interviewed at Veeco Instruments (Singapore (Singapore)) in June 2009.

    Interview

    1. direct reported manager interview, discuss about working experience and other related job issues. 2. 2nd interview with higher level director, discuss further job issues and personal charactors etc. 3. 3rd interview with HR on the package. 4. sign the contract

    Interview Questions

    • what's the stategy will you use to encourage your subordinates have a creative technical thinking   Answer Question
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    Internal Audit Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Campus (Nepal)
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a week. I interviewed at Veeco Instruments (Campus (Nepal)) in February 2015.

    Interview

    The process is like 1 week, after I submit my resume through the career center of my university I got the interview on campus. After the interview I received a call from veeco about the employment process.

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    Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Somerset, NJ
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Veeco Instruments (Somerset, NJ) in February 2011.

    Interview

    I interviewed with five people. The first three were one on one and one was with two people. The job description that I had received from HR was really not accurate and completely wrong. The details did not match the actual Job. I later found out that it was from a different division. The interviewers were all nice and professional and they asked reasonable questions

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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Veeco Instruments in September 2011.

    Interview

    I was interviewed by HR and than the hiring manager on phone. After first round was called for face to face. Total 6 associates (most of them are executives) interviewed me. I was told next day after face to face that I will be getting the offer.

    Negotiation

    I almost got the salary what I expected.

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    Supply Chain Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Veeco Instruments.

    Interview

    Phone interview then one on one interviews face to face. I did receive a phone call after the interview process after 7:00 pm which wasn't acceptable. The first phone interview took a little over an hour. The panel interview was one person at a time which made it a little less stressful.

    Interview Questions

    • I was also asked if I had a significant other because they wanted to make sure I just didn't want the job because I needed it. Very odd and unethical.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    I was happy with what was offered

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    Internal Audit Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Veeco Instruments.

    Interview

    Recruiter first asked how are you doing during the campus study, if any activities you've ever enjoy in. They would focus on why you choose their company and why internal audit position. If you have related work experiences, they would go detailed about that, like how you performed it, what is your responsibility, and what you think challenge you most. During the behavior question there may some academic question, like the classification of accounts on the balance sheet, calculate the depreciation, or revenue recognition. At last they would wondering how you will bring to their company, and what's your plan for future. Ending is whether you have any questions.

    Interview Questions

    • During the interview section they will ask academic questions, while people feel nervous on an interview, it is hard for people to focus on those mathematics numbers and calculations.   Answer Question

    Reasons for Declining

    Office location too far away from home.

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    Senior Research Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Somerset, NJ
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 7+ weeks. I interviewed at Veeco Instruments (Somerset, NJ) in October 2009.

    Interview

    submitting resumes for an open position phone screen first after pass the paper cleaning process get site interview with presentations review the overall evaluation with 3-5 candidates and the hiring committee decide who is the best fit for the position. If not decided, move on 2nd pool or closing out

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