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MathWorks Interview Questions

Updated Apr 15, 2017
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  1. Helpful (2)  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at MathWorks in February 2017.

    Interview

    C++:
      some multiple choice questions and tow coding question;
        basic concepts about pointer, null pointer, class inheritance.
        coding part: implementing class inheritance, max difference of two numbers on array
    will it compile or not, why will it or why not. if yes what is the output.
    code is about pointers, function overloading with dynamic memory, class, pointer to base class with dynamic memory.

    math questions: matrix identities, inverse of matrix, vector manipulation, limits: all the basics, some other linear algebra questions

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    • C++:
        some multiple choice questions and tow coding question;
          basic concepts about pointer, null pointer, class inheritance.
          coding part: implementing class inheritance, max difference of two numbers on array  
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    Applications Support Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at MathWorks.

    Interview

    First round is Basic HR interview questions online one way interview process.
    Sencond round is technical quiz. Basic programming questions on c/c++ java java sc python matlab
    Easy for coumputer science people

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    Applications Support Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at MathWorks.

    Interview

    An hour long interview was set up with an engineer from Mathworks. Was asked to choose two languages for asking questions. Was drilled on Java and Python. Both basics and high level questions were asked. Then a Math round with questions on math principles and their applications. A screen was displayed onto which I had to write my answers.

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    Applications Support Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at MathWorks in February 2017.

    Interview

    I was asked to choose a time slot for a phone interview. HR called at the scheduled time and asked me some basic questions. She also explained the position. The whole interview lasted just 10-15minutes At the end she asked me to complete a coding challenge through Hackerrank and time frame to complete it is 7 days.

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    • 1) Visa status 2)GPA 3) Describe one project in layman's terms 4) Any other offers that I have 5)Programming languages I am comfortable with   Answer Question
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    EDG Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at MathWorks in February 2017.

    Interview

    I applied on line and received the mail asked me to self-schedule my first interview. They have too many candidates, the earliest day I can choose is a day after two weeks. Now I have passed the 1st Round interview, and in the process of challenge B. Good luck to everyone, wish you find your ideal job.

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  7.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at MathWorks in February 2017.

    Interview

    I did the video interview last Sunday, it's an easy video interview and you have enough time to prepare. But I think I performed not good. Even though I received the email about the online challenging 2 days after the video interview. I'm preparing for it now. It's a 75 min test and you have to finish it in one week.

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    • CGPA, Visa Status, why this position, why Mathworks, multiple responsibilities.   Answer Question
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    Applications Support Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a week. I interviewed at MathWorks in February 2017.

    Interview

    Applied through career fair.

    Process started with brief call on behavioral question, followed by hackerrank coding challenge.
    Didn't liked the coding interface, so make sure you know test interface properly, I made this mistake. Questions on C/C++, MATLAB, basic maths. Really easy for those who are fast with coding and solving.

    Interview Questions

    • Round1: what do I look for while applying to a position?
      Round2: next Largest permutation of string, object oriented programming.
      Round3: Queue using stacks, macros, Matlab loop optimization, enum, OOD for restaurant reservations.  
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  9.  

    Applications Support Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at MathWorks in February 2017.

    Interview

    HR questions - set of 5 questions as posted in glassdoor already. Technical phone round is for an hour, basic questions asked like Inverse of a matrix, basic c and c++ questions etc.

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    • There wasn't any difficult question asked in the interview. it was easy, but have to be confident on basic concepts in Math, control systems, c,c++ etc.   Answer Question
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    Applications Support Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Cincinnati, OH
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at MathWorks (Cincinnati, OH) in February 2017.

    Interview

    1st stage: Set of 5-6 basic questions asking about your gpa, visa status, time management skills, reason for applying to the post etc.
    2nd stage: hackerrank coding exam including math questions related to probability, matlab questions asking you for outputs (relational operators, logical operators etc.), c++ section had two coding questions, one was simple class and inheritance based, other one was a bit tricky related to string sorting. c++ section also asked for code outputs.

    Interview Questions

    • what does gca do? what does gcf do? stem plots. relational operators in matlab. different ways to call a function.
      work-time problems. flipping of cards probability question. function differentiation.
      pointers, reference variables, c++ code outputs.  
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    Inside Sales Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at MathWorks (Boston, MA) in February 2017.

    Interview

    Brief phone interview. More about me as a person and my experience seeing if it matches up with what they were looking for.

    Glass door requires a 30 word minimum for me to post this comment..

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    • I asked the interviewer a question about what they didnt like about the company...   1 Answer

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