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LSI Interview Questions in San Jose, CA

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    Senior Manager Marketing Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at LSI (Milpitas, CA) in April 2013.

    Interview

    Culture seemed collaborative and low key...relaxed. Interviewed with 3 levels of management and all seemed positive about the environment, leadership and company.

    Interview Questions

    • It appears you could do the job of the hiring manager...   1 Answer

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    Intern Verification Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at LSI (San Jose, CA) in March 2013.

    Interview

    The hire manager call me to interview. The interview is pretty easy,. it starts with my resume.
    He asked every one of it., After that, he ask couple of question. Like the power, verilog coding, and set-up and hold time, also the synchronicity . On the same day, he invite me to a
    lunch.

    Interview Questions


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    Anonymous Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Milpitas, CA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at LSI (Milpitas, CA) in December 2012.

    Interview

    Applied through on-line, and got a phone call from HR after 3 days. The phone interview was about 50 mins. Interviewer spoke very fast with a strong accent. I had to ask repeating the question several times.

    Interview Questions

    • How to synchronize a clock in two different time domain?
      Hold/setup time violation and how to fix?
      Questions from timing analysis  
      Answer Question

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    Senior Hardware Engineer Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at LSI (Milpitas, CA) in October 2012.

    Interview

    Have met 4 people, director, team manager, two engineers peers (one senior architect, one senior in detail technical)

    Interview Questions

    • 5 years down the road what you see your career in the future.
      Where did you hear this opportunity?  
      Answer Question

  6.  

    Sales Engineer Interview

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

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at LSI (San Jose, CA) in June 2012.

    Interview

    good experiences: very friendly people, good attitude to others. Sometime posed quite challenging questions, counting on numbers and past achievements.

    Emphasized again and again for team player, goal oriented.

    Interviewer are quite talented Sales manager, seems to know well how to engage, how to win customers from early engagement, until conclude and seal the deal by signing Sales contracts.

    Company provides good up front training to get familiar with the product details to sales.

    Interview Questions


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    ASIC Design Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Milpitas, CA
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at LSI (Milpitas, CA) in April 2012.

    Interview

    The questions are focused on the resume about my research experience and course projects, and some very fundamental digital design questions, like setup/hold time violation, verilog coding. I met 4 ppl there and each of them spent 30 mins.

    Interview Questions

    • How to realize a communication between different time domain?   Answer Question

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    Product Engineer Interview

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

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at LSI (Milpitas, CA) in April 2012.

    Interview

    recommended by a friend. Invited for an onsite interview. Since I am from the area, the interview could be done over one afternoon. Did not have to travel from another location.

    Interview consisted of an initial presentation followed by one on one interviews with 5-6 engineers/manager. Most of the questions were work related. Also, some discussion to figure out if I will be a good fit in the team.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Initial offer was quite competitive. Not much room for negotiations


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    Anonymous Interview

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

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at LSI (Milpitas, CA) in March 2012.

    Interview

    The interview process went really smooth. I came in and did one-on-one interviews the first day. The interviewers stayed on schedule and didn't make me wait. The office was not too impressive but good thing the company in Milpitas is getting a new building and moving to a better one in San Jose.

    Negotiation

    I was able to negotiate but didn't because I was okay with what they offered.


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    Principal Program Manager Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at LSI (San Jose, CA) in March 2012.

    Interview

    2 tier interview process: phone, in person hiring manager, followed by department manager. Intense interview, not very technical.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Take it or leave it.


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    Firmware Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Milpitas, CA
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at LSI (Milpitas, CA) in December 2011.

    Interview

    It started with recruiter scheduling phone interview which consisted of some questions on C programming and coding tasks to be done via screen sharing mostly- stress on linked lists . Being a person not knowing about storage my interview mostly relied upon C programming as they needed some one with strong C skills
    Followed with onsite interview.. must say the arrangement was wonderful. It consisted of 4 1:1 interview with different levels of SEs and lunch interview with the Manager . Realized how can people test you just on C still with such variety of questions , it was good experience at the end

    Interview Questions

    • how could memory non-alignment affect the memory operations how to solve it ?   1 Answer
    • write programs to add ,subtract a node or find the nth node from last of linked list ?   Answer Question
    • question related to registering and time stamping memory as nodes for memory management   Answer Question

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