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    Former Employee - Intern - Hourly in Santa Clara, CA
    Former Employee - Intern - Hourly in Santa Clara, CA

    I worked at Broadcom

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    Pros

    Awesome team.
    Good work-life balance
    Nice work place where the students learn many things

    Cons

    Intern to full time conversion should be improved.

    Advice to Management

    Nice Management and always helps whenever we need some help.

Broadcom Interviews

Updated Apr 14, 2015

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview

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    Intern Interview

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    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at Broadcom.

    Interview

    First the interviewer gave me several fundamental questions about analog circuit, e.g. how to determine the small signal gain of a common source stage. Then he went through my project in my CV and asked me some related questions.

    Interview Questions

    • How to solve the convergence problem of PSS simulation?   Answer Question

Broadcom Awards & Accolades

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America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009
World’s Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2008

Additional Info

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Website www.broadcom.com
Headquarters Irvine, CA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1991
Type Company - Public (BRCM)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $5 to $10 billion (USD) per year

Broadcom harbors broad ambitions for its semiconductors' impact on broadband communications: it wants them to drive every part of the high-speed wired and wireless networks of the future. The core applications for its integrated circuits (ICs) are digital set-top boxes, cable modems, servers, and networking gear for homes and offices. Broadcom also makes semiconductors for carrier access, DSL, and wireless communications equipment, including mobile phones. Customers include Apple (13% of sales), Samsung Electronics (10% of sales) Cisco, Dell, Hewlett-Packard, LG, and Nokia.

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