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Broadcom Interview Questions

Updated Mar 9, 2017
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  1.  

    Systems Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Broadcom.

    Interview

    interview was brief mainly on IRAT , RRC
    INTERVIEW lasted for 45 minutes
    the mananger clearly pointed to the job roles
    also full time conversion is not possible at this location
    Explain layer 2 and layer 3 in detail

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Broadcom (San Jose, CA).

    Interview

    Started off with phone screen with the recruiter. After that, I got a call from the manager of the prospective team. I then proceeded to meet the rest of the team and answer their questions.

    Interview Questions

    • Just general circuits questions and one software question   Answer Question
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Diego, CA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Broadcom (San Diego, CA) in November 2015.

    Interview

    An engineer contacted me over phone and did a brief interview with me. Then I was asked to do on-site interview with three engineers in the team. The interview went for one and a half hours. Result typically comes in 2 to 4 weeks. It was a good experience because the interviewers were nice and showed willingness to know about me.

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    Staff IC Design Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Broadcom.

    Interview

    I applied the position online in Sept and got the onsite in Oct. The interview is six rounds and they asked questions based on your projects and basic C code questions. Also, some questions are really flexible but over all it is not too hard if you are not nervous.

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    RF DVT Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Irvine, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Broadcom (Irvine, CA).

    Interview

    It was easy going. There were about 5 interviewers and they pretty much all asked technical questions. This was my junior year so they asked relevant but not super hard questions.

    Interview Questions

    • How would you code the solution to this problem in a language that you are familiar with?
      What is the power consumption given some parameters.  
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    IC Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Broadcom.

    Interview

    Asked me about the my academic projects and some technical questions.

    Didn't get back to me after the first round. they did not reply anything after the interview. They were not even replying to my mails

    It was too rude

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    Engineer, Staff II – Product Applications Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a week. I interviewed at Broadcom (San Jose, CA) in October 2015.

    Interview

    Got an in person call to apply online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Broadcom San Jose,in October 2015. Interviewed by 5 members one by one. It helped me to know the interviewers expectations. They were looking for a candidate someone who besides having the technical background has the communications skills to help their customers get to production.

    Interview Questions

    • The interview was not just about the technical round.5 members took the interview one by one. At the end,the manager tested my communication skills. I had to give a presentation of 10 minutes. Overall it was a good experience.   Answer Question
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    Interview Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Broadcom.

    Interview

    Applied online. Interviewed at Broadcom Irvine.
    After first phone interview (about 25 min) asked I am familiar with the circuit. Some basic questions followed: analog, RF, CPU. Was relative smooth process. Then asked my projects on my Resume and had questions on some related questions.

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    ATE Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Irvine, CA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Broadcom (Irvine, CA) in September 2015.

    Interview

    1st director
    2nd HR
    3rd lunch interview with two manager
    4th senior engineer technical question
    5th senior engineer technical question
    The most difficult part is having lunch with two managers,you have to answer their questions when eating your lunch, basically I only have a bite and starving in the afternoon. Focus on basic questions and signal processing if you want to interview this position

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    ASIC Designer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Pittsburgh, PA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Broadcom (Pittsburgh, PA) in September 2015.

    Interview

    It was all technical. The team was looking for a new college grad with some previous technical experience. The minimum age of experienced person in the team was 3 years. I applied online through the Broadcom website. I was then asked for a phone screening interview.The interview lasted for about an hour.

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