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FormFactor Interview Questions

Interviews at FormFactor

28 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Livermore, CA
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at FormFactor (Livermore, CA) in December 2011.

    Interview

    Interviewed with Director of Engineering, then was called for 1:1 interview with a group of three (45 minutes each).

    Interview Questions

    Reasons for Declining

    Not a great place to work. The company is not doing great.


  2.  

    Intern Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 days. I interviewed at FormFactor (San Jose, CA) in June 2017.

    Interview

    I was asked few basic questions. Job requirements were later explained to me. I was shown few schematics and layouts and was asked questions based on them. I was then allowed to ask them few questions.

    Interview Questions

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    Marketing Interview

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

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at FormFactor (Livermore, CA) in June 2009.

    Interview

    Interview process consist of 2 phone and one in-person interviews. Initial phone interview was with the college recruiter. Second phone interview was with the hiring manager. Final in-person interview consisted of one on ones with 4 division managers. People are friendly, easy to get along with. Mostly consisted of behavior questions.

    Interview Questions


  4.  

    Industrial Engineering Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at FormFactor.

    Interview

    I got a very prompt response from the Company. I was contacted by the Manufacturing engineer herself. She wanted to employ a person directly under her to help her assist process improvement. I was explained what work they do and what current problems are they facing.

    Interview Questions

    • How do you plan to improve the process for the increase in expected demand.   Answer Question

  5.  

    Test Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer

    Interview

    great technical ability questions - though not too tough, so as to make you feel uncomfortable, full training is provided

    Reasons for Declining

    competing offer


  6.  

    Applications Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Livermore, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at FormFactor (Livermore, CA) in June 2018.

    Interview

    One on One interview. Was very detail oriented. Overview of current process and what is somewhat expected coming into the job and what kind if improvements that can be made. Felt really comfortable with the the whole process.

    Interview Questions


  7.  

    Electrical Design Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Livermore, CA
    No Offer
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at FormFactor (Livermore, CA) in November 2013.

    Interview

    Got HR phone called, then set up an onsite interview with 5 people. After 1 week, met another director, pretty satisfied. Then was told the position is hiring freezed, and got no feedbacks since then.

    Interview Questions

    • Nothing unexpected. Basic stuff of opmap, RLC circuits, signal integrity.   Answer Question
  8.  

    Senior Financial Analyst Interview

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

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at FormFactor (Livermore, CA) in October 2008.

    Interview

    Very typical, talked to 2 hiring mangers in finance and one director of sales operations. Typical questions about work history, background, experience. Mostly looking at personal qualities and personality fit. Wrapped up with HR. only had 2 rounds start to finish.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Worked thru a recruiter, not very much room for negotiation as this was during the recession


  9.  

    Senior Financial Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Livermore, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at FormFactor (Livermore, CA) in October 2010.

    Interview

    Hired via recruiter. Did 2 interviews with HR and Business partner. Met with hiring manager and that person's manager. Very fast, offer within a week. Very smooth experience no complaints. Communication was prompt.

    Interview Questions

    • Not technical, more of a personality culture fit interview   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    Offer was good, asked for 5% more, did not budge


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    Senior Manager Engineering Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at FormFactor.

    Interview

    Phone interview only


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