Esterline Reviews

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    Mechanical Engineer

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    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer II in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer II in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at Esterline full-time (more than 5 years)


    Great aerospace company, good in defense, reasonable work load.


    Too separate of the company, there is few communication and cooperation channel between sub companies.

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Esterline Interviews

Updated Sep 4, 2014
Updated Sep 4, 2014

Interview Experience

Interview Experience


Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview


Interview Difficulty


Interview Difficulty




    Project Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Buena Park, CA
    Anonymous Employee in Buena Park, CA
    Application Details

    interviewed at Esterline in September 2014.

    Interview Details

    1st Interview was with Director of Engineering. While the interview was excellent and a positive experience, the second interview was with the VP. The second interview was, I thought, a positive experience. In reality during the feedback from the headhunter was that I was, "cocky". In reality I have 20 years of experience and they are probably looking for a person with probably less than 10 years and a very junior engineer. I was asked to stay over the Holiday weekend, which I did, despite my previous plans. This has been a very expensive waste of time to interview here. You may choose to, but in the future, I probably will not.

    Interview Questions
    • The most difficult question asked was the time old question of which 2 would you choose, Cost, Quality or Schedule.   Answer Question
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    Easy Interview

Esterline Awards & Accolades

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America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009

Additional Info

Headquarters Bellevue, WA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1967
Type Company - Public (ESL)
Industry Aerospace & Defense
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors AMETEK, GE Aviation, Meggitt

Esterline Corporation is a specialized manufacturing company serving principally aerospace and defense markets. Approximately 80% of total revenues are generated from aerospace/defense markets. The remaining 20% is from the application of these technologies in adjacent markets. Esterline is organized into three segments related to its set of core competencies: Avionics... More

Mission: Our business focus is to help our customers achieve greater productivity, higher precision, and better overall performance. More simply put: Esterline helps its... More

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