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  • very good experience working at Headway Technologies so far.

    Current Employee - Characterization Engineer in Milpitas, CA
    Current Employee - Characterization Engineer in Milpitas, CA

    I have been working at Headway Technologies full-time (more than a year)


    working environment, benefit package and vacation hours. My department has this research-ish style where I'm allowed to try new ideas and fail. all very capable colleagues and easy going.


    sometimes the meetings are too long and too frequent. But there is really not much cons I can think of

Headway Technologies Interviews

Updated Nov 6, 2014
Updated Nov 6, 2014

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Interview Experience


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Getting an Interview


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Interview Difficulty




    Materials Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 7+ weeksinterviewed at Headway Technologies.

    Interview Details

    A ~ 1 hour presentation and interviewed with individual employees. Had a lunch with the group leader. Good experience overall. Be confident and understand your field well, then you will have no problem on the technical aspect.

    Interview Questions
    • All basic questions. Some questions about the presentation. Some discussions in the field.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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Website www.headway.com
Headquarters Milpitas, CA
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded 2000
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $50 to $100 million (USD) per year

Headway Technologies is making progress in the disk drive market. The company designs and manufactures recording heads for computer disk drives, including giant magnetoresistive heads, the industry's current standard. Headway's products are used in disk drives for PCs, portable computers, and computer servers. They are sold in the form of sliced wafer rows (sliders), sliders attached to steel suspensions (head gimbal assemblies), and ceramic wafers. Headway's customers include disk drive manufacturers Fujitsu, Hitachi, Seagate, and Toshiba. The company is a subsidiary of... More

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