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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

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MKS Instruments President and CEO Gerald G. Colella
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    I worked at MKS Instruments full-time

    Pros

    THe overtime pay was really good.

    Cons

    The shifts were really long.

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    Anonymous Employee in Rochester, NY
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    Application

    The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at MKS Instruments (Rochester, NY).

    Interview

    VERY quick turn around. Phone Interview on a Tuesday, phone call for in-person interview the next day, on-site interview the following Monday and job offer on Tuesday. On site interview was a panel of engineers and was slightly technical, they just asked technical questions as I was explaining my projects. The manager then took me on a tour of the facility and bought me lunch. To finish off my experience I spoke to my contact in HR who is really helpful and nice. Definitely excited to start once I graduate.

    Interview Questions

    • What is the difference in the execution of a for loop implemented in C and a HDL?   Answer Question
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