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NVIDIA Overview

Santa Clara, CA
10000+ employees
Company - Public (NVDA)
Computer Hardware & Software
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
NVIDIA’s invention of the GPU in 1999 sparked the growth of the PC gaming market, redefined modern computer graphics, and revolutionized parallel computing. More recently, GPU deep learning ignited modern AI — the next era of computing — with the ... Read more

Mission: Bringing superhuman capabilities to some of the world's toughest problems.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2018 (#24), 2017 (#30), 2015 (#36), 2012 (#49)

Highest Rated CEOs: 2017 (#6), 2016 (#36), 2013 (#15)

Company Updates

  • With the introduction of the C_Two, Rimac Automobili’s all-electric hypercar plans to incorporate AI functionality throughout, using our NVIDIA DRIVE AI car computer.

    Rimac Introduces AI Hypercar Powered by NVIDIA DRIVE

    With the introduction of the C_Two, Rimac Automobili's all-electric hypercar plans to incorporate AI functionality throughout, using our NVIDIA DRIVE AI car computer. d yesterday at the Geneva Motor Show, the C_Two will offer unprecedented performance together with bespoke technology.

  • Set to revolutionize how oil and gas exploration activities are managed, Eni is firing up their latest GPU hybrid system, HPC4, supplied by HPE HPC and powered by 3,200 NVIDIA Tesla GPUs.

    NVIDIA Accelerates Eni's Oil and Gas Exploration

    Eni has expanded the computing capacity of their Green Data Center with their latest GPU hybrid system, supplied by HPE, called HPC4. It's packed with 3,200 Tesla GPU accelerators and is set to revolutionize how exploration oil and gas activities are managed. Finding and producing hydrocarbons is a challenging and difficult process.

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NVIDIA – Why Work For Us?

Groundbreaking Work Leveraging AI and Deep Learning

The work we are doing matters. We are pursuing things that have never been done before. We are solving some of the most complex technical problems in the world for some for the smartest people in the world.

A Great Place to Work


At NVIDIA, we demand of ourselves the highest levels of our craft and do our best work. Our people and our culture are dedicated to making a lasting impact on the world, achieving what no company has achieved before. We recognize, confront, and learn from failure, making it part of our discovery process and carrying on stronger than before. We seek the world’s best talent, and provide them the opportunity to do their life’s work.

NVIDIA’s annual employee survey tells us that our employees feel great pride in the company – 87 percent say they are proud to work here. Our corporate culture arises from the five core values that provide our foundation for success. These values create workplaces where innovation thrives and mistakes are transformed into opportunities.

We’re One Team, Solving the World’s Visual Computing Challenge

NVIDIA thrives on completion, we are hiring exceptional engineers who are ready to rise to the challenge. If you desire to be part of a team that will accept nothing but victory, NVIDIA would like to hear from you.

Executing Employee-Driven Initiatives that Benefit our Local Communities

As an outgrowth of NVIDIA’s culture emphasis on making a contribution, we empower employees to use their time and talent to identify and execute innovative, effective community-based charitable programs, and we work to amplify the impact of these programs by applying company resources and collaborating with business partners. This is accomplished through the work of the NVIDIA Foundation.

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    Helpful mentor, good work environment, good us benefit.


    Food cafeteria could be improved.

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NVIDIA photo of: We're on Fortune Magazine's 2018 list of The World's Most Admired Companies and ranked as number one in the semiconductor industry.
NVIDIA photo of: Our booth in the Automotive section of CES 2018
NVIDIA photo of: NVIDIA DGX Station is the world’s 1st personal supercomputer for leading-edge AI development.
NVIDIA photo of: We won 26 tech awards at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show.
NVIDIA photo of: CEO Jensen Huang presents NVIDIA Holodeck, our photorealistic collaborative VR for designers.
NVIDIA photo of: We're showing the latest tech for accelerating the AI revolution in our GTC world tour.
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NVIDIA Interviews



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    Software Engineer(Internship) Interview

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    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at NVIDIA.


    The interview started with a review of my resume. The interviewer tried to get a sense of what kind of person I was. Then, we discussed three technical questions that increased in difficulty.

    Interview Questions

    • How do you approach fitting several rectangles/squares that vary in size onto one large square board.   1 Answer
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NVIDIA Awards & Accolades

  • World's Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2017
  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Glassdoor Employees Choice Awards - US, 2017
  • The World's Most Innovative Companies, Fast Company Magazine, 2017
  • Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2017
  • Employees’ Choice - 50 Best Places to Work, Glassdoor, 2017
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