Research Engineer Interview Questions

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Mar 12, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Pindrop Security:

“What is FFT? Why Zero Padding?”


Mar 12, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Pindrop Security:

“What is KNN? What is SVM?”


Mar 9, 2014

Interview Question for Senior Research Engineer at Southwest Research Institute:

“One interviewer asked me to impedance match using a Smith chart.”


Mar 7, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Microsoft:

“No unexpected questions.”


Feb 28, 2014

Interview Question for Research Engineer at Schlumberger:

“My interviewer showed me a random drawing of some part that Schlumberger either produces or sources. She asked me what that part was used for. After I gave an answer (Which was wrong), she explained…”


Feb 19, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Mission Critical Technologies:

“There really was not one specific question or moment in the interview that stands out here.”


Feb 14, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Agilent Technologies:

“most of the questions were to be expected”


Feb 10, 2014

Interview Question for Research Engineer at University of Florida:

“Not very hard, do research, read papers and carry out experiments, give weekly project updates”


Jan 30, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Aspera:

“The technical question was fine, but they really want good solutions with lots of thought, not just the obvious. Interview questions varied between standard tricky algorithm questions, and super open…”


Jan 23, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Baker Hughes Inteq:

“If you make it to the BHE, you will not be able to prepare for any specific question more than I have given you in the review, just be on your toes and keep your cool and you should do fine.”