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  • Very Good, but short, people are very motivated and excited to try new things.

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    Former Employee - Space Designer in Mountain View, CA
    Former Employee - Space Designer in Mountain View, CA
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    Pros

    Incubator, good mentors, receptive to new and radical ideas.

    Cons

    No specific plan to get stuff done. Space isn't finished.

    Advice to Management

    Keep working out the kinks and it will be great!


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    Senior Product Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hsinchu (Taiwan)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at 500 Startups (Hsinchu (Taiwan)) in April 2014.

    Interview

    •Manage subcontractors’ operations for assembly and test manufacturing to meet OTD and Quality indices. Manage engineering builds in subcontractors to meet target OTD and RTM timing.Technical Writing Skills, Leadership and Supervisory Skills, Interpersonal Skills/Teambuilding Skills, Basic Computer Skills (Excel, Word, Oracle, Promis), Above Average Communication Skills, Negotiation Skills, Time Management and Work Simplification, Basic cost modeling.

    Interview Questions

    • •Manage subcontractors’ operations for assembly and test manufacturing to meet OTD and Quality indices. Manage engineering builds in subcontractors to meet target OTD and RTM timing   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    Technical Writing Skills, Leadership and Supervisory Skills, Interpersonal Skills/Teambuilding Skills, Basic Computer Skills (Excel, Word, Oracle, Promis), Above Average Communication Skills, Negotiation Skills, Time Management and Work Simplification, Basic cost modeling.

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Additional Info

Website www.500startups.com
Headquarters Mountain View, CA
Size 50 to 149 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Finance
Revenue Less than $1 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

500 Startups provides early-stage companies with up to $250K in funding, our startup accelerator program, and unique events like Weapons of Mass Distribution, PreMoney, and Geeks On A Plane. With hundreds of experienced startup mentors around the world, our creative work space in the heart of Silicon Valley, and a vibrant community of startup founders, we help companies succeed in ways other venture firms do not. We are 500.

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