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Samsung Electronics
Senior Research Scientist was asked...October 22, 2016

What's your strengths for this position

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For this famous company it will lead to hundred percent

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FM Global

what would you do with a situation where you have multiple priorities?

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thnx for review. how long did it take to hear back about the interview feedback?

Could you please share some of the technical questions?


They have arranged an excellent technical team of the interviewers & they had mostly concentrated on the basic technical skills and team player things. They did very ethical personal questions stare to family and life style. Interviewers were technically sound and their approach were excellent in all aspect.

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I answered most of the questions as the questions were from my area of expertise. Less


structure elucidation by mass spectrometry and basic approach!! LC-MS, HPLC, UV, FTIR basics related to pharmaceuticals. Team handling, work on pressurised situations, ethical and need of job.

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questions were from my area of expertise; they were satisfied with my technical approach. Less

Chromocell Corp.

Given the molar mass of NaCl, how would you make a 50mM NaCl solution?

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Trivial for anyone who's taken freshman-level chemistry.

Applied Research Associates

Overlapping lines with 2 points each, compute return true if they overlap

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Using distance between points you can determine if they do or don’t.


Name a time when you had to gain the trust of others and how did you do so?

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Trust is built through time, work ethic, results and collaboration. Approval of a project is earned through data and project planning Less


How to do the troubleshooting?

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Make an example, let them know you have the ability to do the troubleshooting.


Tell me what you know about the company and the department

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based on what I read on their website

Science Systems and Applications

When can I start?

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Told them ASAP.

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