Interviews for Top Jobs at simplehuman

More

1 Candidate Interview Review Back to all interviews

Sort: Popular Date Difficulty

 

Hardware Design Engineer Interview

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

I applied through a recruiter. The process took a weekinterviewed at simplehuman in December 2012.

Interview Details

Interview process consisted of 3 1:1 interviews lasting about 45 min each: HR, the engineering director, and lead engineer. The engineering director was kind, energetic and informative about the company. His questions were designed to measure your spontaneous creative thinking, by walking through a product (of your choosing) from concept, to describing how you would handle various design challenges.

There is an overall small-company/start-up feeling with the lack of decor and mismatching furniture. Did not get to tour the lab or assembly area where product development was taking place, so cannot comment on the work environment or lab equipment.

Interview Questions
  • What is an example of a wireless application to product or appliance that you would like to design here, giving a specific reason why you would choose a particular wireless technology.   Answer Question
  • What is the difference between Gerber formats RS-274 and RS-274X?   View Answer
No Offer
Average Interview

Work at simplehuman? Share Your Experiences

simplehuman

 
Click to Rate
or

The difficulty rating is the average interview difficulty rating across all interview candidates.

The interview experience is the percentage of all interview candidates that said their interview experience was positive, neutral, or negative.

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.