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Electrical Engineer Interview Questions

"When entering an electrical engineering interview, be prepared to answer a lot of technical questions that will evaluate your problem-solving skills and fundamental understanding of engineering and physics. The precise questions you will be asked will depend heavily on the type of role you're applying for, so make sure to familiarize yourself with the company and its line of work ahead of time. To ace your interview, come ready to tackle behavioral questions your ability to excel on a team and manage difficult projects."

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If a conveyor motor trips out, how do you diagnose it?

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The answer they want: You uncouple it and see if it spins freely unloaded. This only is valid for small, accessible motors, the real answer is you test the motor with a Baker analyzer and look for your standard motor defects: turn to turn shorts, open circuits, and ground faults.

Draw the circuit for an active low-pass filter.

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Q2: A pnp transistor with its base connected to a voltage source, the V source is connected to a +10V source. The emitter of the transistor is connected to a resistance, and then to the same +10V source. The collector side is connected to a capacitor, which is not charged at t=0-. Given the graph of Vsource = 10 V stepping up at t = 0 to further, draw the graph of Vout. Vout is between the point of collector and capacitor.

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How do you represent a real-world quantity in a digital system?

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A boat is in a swimming pool and there is a rock in the boat. What happens to the level of water if the rock is thrown out of the boat?

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1. Tell me a time when you are handling new problems. 2. What is the inspiration for the career you chosen? 3. Tell me a time when you are doing something that is not required.

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What are some of your weaknesses?

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Why do you want to move from your current job?

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Are you willing to give up your other citizenship/passport for the clearance process?

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Arcing is bad for an electrical system, to deal with it we need to characterize it first. How would you measure the Electrical Characteristics of an Arc?

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