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Motorola Mobility Interview Questions

Updated Jun 12, 2017
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Motorola Mobility in May 2016.

    Interview

    I meet them at a career conference in March, but did not hear back from them until May. Once the interviews started everything moved quicker. The recruiter was pretty accommodating, and wanted to make sure that you had a fair shot at answer moving forward in the process

    Interview Questions

    • Taking a number, n ,(such as 12345) and being able to store each digit in an array.   Answer Question

    Reasons for Declining

    A week after the offer they decided to cancel the internship program.


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    Interaction Design Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Motorola Mobility.

    Interview

    One on-campus interview followed by two skype interviews. I walked through few of my works on portfolio and there was time to ask questions about Motorola.
    One on-campus interview followed by two skype interviews. I walked through few of my works on portfolio and there was time to ask questions about Motorola.

    Interview Questions

    • Most of the questions were specific to portofolio works   Answer Question

  3.  

    Internship Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Motorola Mobility in February 2016.

    Interview

    Thought it should be a HR interview but it was actually a tech interview. Ask lots of tech questions about circuit design and computer systems. It is kind of difficult.

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    Summer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Motorola Mobility (Chicago, IL) in February 2016.

    Interview

    After a initial coding test, I had two back to back technical video interviews. The interviewers weren't very sure of what they wanted and made the experience quite stressful. The second round was especially vague and I wasn't sure what they meant. Example - Create a program that must perform an initialization sequence. And I was supposed to code this.

    Interview Questions

    • Length of an array after removing duplicate elements.
      Design a thread safe queue for handling some read and write functions.  
      1 Answer

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    Interaction Design Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Pittsburgh, PA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Motorola Mobility (Pittsburgh, PA) in February 2016.

    Interview

    Straight forward, had an in person interview, followed by a phone screen with a recruiter, and then two back to back conversations with the design team. There was a long waiting period in between my initial interview and the follow up with a recruiter, but after I heard back the rest of the process only took about a week.

    Interview Questions

    • How do you overcome working with a group that does not function well together?   Answer Question

  7.  

    Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Motorola Mobility in January 2016.

    Interview

    Several rounds of interviews, pretty standard. First round was a phone screen, followed by a series of 3 back to back telephone interviews, which was the most significant part of the process. This was all followed by one interview with my would-be manager.

    Interview Questions

    • If you were designing a phone, what material housing would you use, and why?   Answer Question

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    Test Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    It was a very low process. The asked me mostly the typical interview questions. Reviewed my resume with multiple people at multiple times throughout the interview process. Met with multiple personnel on the same day. interview procedure seemed rushed.

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    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Motorola Mobility.

    Interview

    Fair process. It took about 8 weeks so that was long. Tough interviews but they were fair. Met with HR, engineering manager, project manager, engineer director, engineering VP. It was one full day of interviews and then they asked me to come back.

    Interview Questions


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    Software Integration Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Plantation, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Motorola Mobility (Plantation, FL).

    Interview

    One on one with hiring manager then with his supervisor. Met with others from the group to gauge how we would interact to see if it would be a good fit.

    Interview Questions


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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Motorola Mobility.

    Interview

    They asked different kinds of questions. They asked programming questions. They gave a problem. They asked to develop an algorithm for the problem. After that they asked to code the algorithm in any language. They also asked a different problem. This problem was from a different area. It seems they don't care if an interviewer has worked in a particular area or not. They just asked questions from an area which they know.

    Interview Questions


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