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Andover, MA
1001 to 5000 employees
1961
Company - Public (MKSI)
Industrial Manufacturing
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
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Working at MKS Instruments

In case it's not clear from the name, MKS Instruments makes instruments. In particular, it makes systems that analyze and control gases during semiconductor manufacturing and other industrial processes. Top customers include chip equipment heavyweights Applied ... Read more

MKS Instruments Reviews

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    I have been working at MKS Instruments full-time

    Pros

    Full time engineer for many years. Great people with many talents. Great benefits.

    Cons

    ...sometimes you are expect to work long hours.

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MKS Instruments Interviews

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    FPGA Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at MKS Instruments (San Jose, CA).

    Interview

    two telephonic interview followed by 3 rounds of onsite interview. 1st round was 1:1 with team manager, 2nd and 3rd were group interviews with team members. After all this they canceled the position because of budget constraints.

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    • Will you be able to persuade the costumer? The interview was completely based on how I will persuade the costumer, they did not ask me a single technical question.   Answer Question
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