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PMC-Sierra Overview

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Sunnyvale, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
1993
Company - Public (PMCS)
Electrical & Electronic Manufacturing
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
For PMC-Sierra, success is all about networking. The company develops and markets some 730 semiconductor products designed to support the Internet infrastructures of corporations and enterprise clients, as well as the communications networking equipment industry. Its ... Read more

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    Pros

    Invests in employees, management is listening to employees

    Cons

    People are sometimes not accountable for failures

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PMC-Sierra Interviews

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    Software Development Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Sunnyvale, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at PMC-Sierra (Sunnyvale, CA).

    Interview

    First I got a call for 15 minutes from the hiring manager . the call lasted for 20 minutes. Manager asked me about my interests and my desires to work at system level.
    Next round was on-site. I was interviewed by 4 team members including Manager, senior manager and team leader. The questions included concepts on OS and C programming.

    Interview Questions

    • How will threads work in multi-core processors.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    I didn't negotiate.

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