Software Engineer (Principal Engineer) Interview Questions

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EMC Interviews

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Broadcom Interviews

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Symantec Interviews

5 Software Engineer (Principal Engineer) Interview Questions and Reviews

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Aug 14, 2014

Interview Question for Principal Software Engineer at Interactive Data:

“Why do you want to join IDC”


Aug 13, 2014

Interview Question for Principal Software Engineer, Big Data at Red Hat:

“Don't remember. Normal stuff like "what's your biggest mistake".”


Aug 5, 2014

Interview Question for Principal Software Engineer at Emerson Process Management:

“None that I remember. I was honest if I didn't know any answer.”


Jul 17, 2014

Interview Question for Principal Software Engineer at F5 Networks:

“Questions weren't limited to my area of experience and some were more of a collaborative investigation with a subject matter expert. Working through questions about allocating tight structures and…”


Jun 21, 2014

Interview Question for Principal Software Engineer at Skyera:

“mathematical questions from CEO. Very interesting”


Jun 9, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Covidien:

“There were some typical technical questions about projects I had worked on and basic concepts of software engineering”


Jun 6, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Ixia:

“How do you feel about working 25/8 to to "deliver on" an unreasonable schedule?”


Jun 5, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at ZocDoc:

“It's not difficult but How will you reduce time complexity of finding duplicates in linked list? How will you implement a new sorting algorithm which is never written earlier?”


May 31, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Broadcom:

“Nothing unexpected. ARM, Linux device drivers, white board coding.”


May 9, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Osram Sylvania:

“Since I had covered a great deal during the phone interview, the on-site interview was pro forma. There were some simple programming questions but nothing that anyone with some experience could not…”