Reliability Engineer Interview Questions

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May 23, 2013

Interview Question for Anonymous at Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold:

“When evaluating the performance of two identical plants with different output rates, what statistical tools/models would you use to evaluate the differences? What would be your dependent and…”


May 10, 2013

Interview Question for Anonymous at Yahoo:

“In the second stage a phone interview the following situation was presented: You have 5 Apache web servers sitting behind a load balancer. They are pegged as far as load and are not responding to…”


Apr 23, 2013

Interview Question for Anonymous at Instrumentation Laboratory Company:

“Why would you leave current company to come here?”


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Apr 4, 2013

Interview Question for Site Reliability Engineer at LinkedIn:

“Asked me how the kernel new to connect to a remote machine. Wasn't too sure if they were asking the lower level c calls, general OS theory, or just basic files / networking components (routing…”


Apr 3, 2013

Interview Question for Anonymous at Micron Technology:

“Semiconductor Device basics, Fabrication steps, Transfer Characteristics, P type and N type CMOS basics. Basically Semiconductor physics.”


Mar 30, 2013

Interview Question for Anonymous at Intel Corporation:


Mar 26, 2013

Interview Question for Site Reliability Engineer at OpenX:

“it was a long time ago and I don't remember those details”


Mar 20, 2013

Interview Question for Anonymous at Tumblr:

“Rate yourself on the scale of 0 to 10 for Ruby”


Mar 20, 2013

Interview Question for Site Reliability Engineer at LinkedIn:

“sysadmin basics, how's the boot process for a linux machine.”


Mar 19, 2013

Interview Question for Site Reliability Engineer at Twitter:

“Live scripting question with no preamble on a white board in front of a 23-year-old engineer.”