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  • Boulder, CO
  • 51 to 200 Employees
  • Company - Private
  • Other Retail Stores
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SparkFun Electronics is an open source e-retailer focused on making embedded electronics accessible to people of all ages and skill levels. SparkFun was instrumental in creating the Open Source movement and remains a leader dedicated to making it more commonplace. We strive to ...
Mission: Since 2003, SparkFun has been committed to helping the world achieve electronics literacy. No matter your vision or skill level, our products and resources are designed to make electronics more accessible. In addition to over 2,000 open source components and widgets, SparkFun ...

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Nathan Seidle
16 Ratings
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Mar 13, 2021 - Administrative
Neutral Outlook
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Great people with a lot of enthusiasm


Not as laid back as it used to be
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  1. Junior Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    I applied online. I interviewed at SparkFun (United States)


    I went through two 1-hour long interviews. One of the interviews was with the prospective supervisor, and the other interview was with two associates. There were electronics and software related questions.

    Draw certain types of circuits and components

    Answer Question

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What is health insurance like at SparkFun?

...Good for College kids, dog friendly, good health benefits....

October 5, 2021

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Employees rate SparkFun 2.7 out of 5 stars based on 34 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 32% of employees would recommend working at SparkFun to a friend. This is based on 32 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

67% of job seekers rate their interview experience at SparkFun as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 3 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at SparkFun.

19% of employees think that SparkFun has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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