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Principal Mechanical Engineer was asked...November 3, 2015

"Did you work at Motorola in Plantation previously?"

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No..."Okay we are not interested in you now". Further backed up by a LinkedIn search of current Engineering Staff, high % is Ex-Motorola. Less

Director of Engineering is Ex-Motorola, so there is obvious favoritism (good ole'boy club), from my research it appears that all ME Staff are ex-Motorola, 99.9% Less


Very detailed FEA questions.

Sypris Electronics

Nothing really difficult but I did feel a little pressure in agreeing to take the job before I got a formal offer.


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Tolerance stack-up analysis


Background info, technical skill level

Sierra Nevada Corporation

Describe a time where you failed and how you recovered from it.

TE Connectivity

Technical questions on how to solve specific problems, ability to lead engineering teams and management skills


How did you hear about this opportunity?


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