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    challenging and sometimes rewarding

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    Former Employee - Senior Director, Product Management  in  Santa Clara, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Director, Product Management in Santa Clara, CA

    I worked at Vivotech

    Pros

    Leadership in technology, quality of work, and some colleagues

    Cons

    senior leadership and lack of strategy

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get the focus on strategy

    Disapproves of CEO

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    Anonymous Employee  in  Santa Clara, CA
    Anonymous Employee in Santa Clara, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a day - interviewed at Vivotech in January 2012.

    Interview Details

    One of the worst experiences I had, thanks to the VP of Engineering.

    First of all I was supposed to get a phone screen from the VP of engineering. The time for the call was set, but soon after that time has passed, I received an SMS from him saying that he is stuck on a previous meeting and will call me in 10 minutes (so far so good, happens). 3 hours later I got an e-mail from him saying he couldn't make it and asking for the best times to call me. My e-mail went through unanswered, so I had to do it through recruiter again.... Two weeks later, finally a response that they want to bring me in for the interview (what happened to the desire to do the phone screen?). Went through 4 people interviewing me, the last one was supposed to be the VP of engineering. After 30 minutes of waiting for him, a secretary walked in looking surprised that I was still there and wondering why no-one told me he was stuck on the meeting and couldn't make it.

    Didn't get an offer, but even if I did I wouldn't want to work for a VP that treats people like that.

    All the people I interviewed with were of Indian origin, so was the majority of the people in the office. The office was pretty big and looked professional. All the conference rooms are at the entrance, have glass walls and seem to be constantly occupied. It appears as if you are always watched when you try to go outside.

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    • How do you know that your testing covered all the functionality   View Answer
    • Here is the high level architecture diagram of our application. How would you test it?   Answer Question
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Website www.vivotech.com
Headquarters Santa Clara, CA
Size 50 to 149 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Information Technology
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
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