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Ikanos Overview

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San Diego, CA
201 to 500 employees
1999
Company - Public (IKAN)
Electrical & Electronic Manufacturing
$25 to $50 million (USD) per year
Broadcom, Lantiq
Bandwidth Without Boundaries

Ikanos develops robust, high performance semiconductor and software products. Our advanced communications processors, broadband DSL and other devices power access infrastructure and customer premises equipment for many of the ... Read more

Mission: Leveraging the Past to Prepare for the Future

For nearly 10 years, Ikanos has led the broadband market and continue to innovate and deliver advanced semiconductor and software products throughout the world.

Ikanos provides robust, high ... Read more

Ikanos Reviews

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    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Fremont, CA
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    I worked at Ikanos full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good location. Good and interesting job. Nice people working at Ikanos. Lots of very competent people.

    Cons

    Tough and cut throat business.

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Ikanos Interviews

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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a week. I interviewed at Ikanos in August 2010.

    Interview

    Technical interview - communications systems theory questions, asic questions
    Not many rounds
    Interviewed with about 5 people
    Heavily based on recommendations
    Marketing/product understanding questions about DSL, ADSL, VDSL, network processors, GPON
    Situational/behavioral questions
    Phone interviews with some remote people

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    Negotiation

    Want able to negotiate to match another offer that was higher

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