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Updated Sep 16, 2014
Updated Sep 16, 2014
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    Silicon Validation Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Vancouver, BC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Vancouver, BC
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university - interviewed at Intel Corporation in September 2013.

    Interview Details

    There was one interview scheduled by my university co-op program. The interview was quite easy. There were no technical questions, just questions about my prior work experience and education.

    Interview Questions
    • No difficult questions, the interview was quite straight forward.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Senior Design Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 days - interviewed at Intel Corporation.

    Interview Details

    Pretty relaxed, was in a Dansih subsidiary.

    Negotiation Details
    Not bad.
    Accepted Offer
  3. 3 people found this helpful  

    Engineering Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Vancouver, BC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Vancouver, BC
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Intel Corporation in December 2009.

    Interview Details

    After a short 30 minutes phone interview on my previous experiences, I was contacted for an in-person interview. I was then interviewed by the manager and team lead. I was asked about my resume and previous experience. A lot of behavioral questions and a few technical questions regarding previous experience. The interviewers were friendly. Also got a lot of hypothetical questions too.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a time that you were asked to make a decision but with limited info   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Chandler, AZ (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chandler, AZ (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 days - interviewed at Intel Corporation in June 2013.

    Interview Details

    I was interviewed last summer. One phone and then onsite, which consisted of 5 interviews, all 1:1. I was interviewed in Chandler, AZ and the questions were pretty decent. It involves some thinking and knowledge.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    they did not negotiate
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview
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    D1C Process Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Portland, OR (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Portland, OR (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Intel Corporation.

    Interview Details

    I applied through an employee referral. Phone interview was followed by an onsite interview with 1 hr presentation of my PhD research. About 4 weeks after the onsite interview, I received the official offer letter. All technical questions were related to my research. There were some very common behavioral questions too.

    Interview Questions
    • Basic CMOS related questions, including fabrication steps   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  MacPherson (Singapore)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in MacPherson (Singapore)
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency - interviewed at Intel Corporation in April 2011.

    Interview Details

    Initial phone call followed by f2f interview.
    Formal questions on programming and about the gsm domain knowledge also oops concept.after a week got a call and got the offer.
    Accepted offer.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Package?
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Circuit Design Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Intel Corporation.

    Interview Details

    2 interviews , the hiring process is quickly in general, the questions are average, the interviewers are gentle , i got their from the university .
    the first section is to talk about your self ,, then about your projects ,, then a 3 technical questions

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Validation Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Chandler, AZ (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chandler, AZ (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Intel Corporation in December 2013.

    Interview Details

    Met a recruiter at a campus career fair. He asked broad questions like "why do you want to be an engineer?" just to get to know my personality. He was very friendly and wanted me to succeed. A few days later, there was a phone interview. The questions weren't supposed to be difficult, but they focused more on embedded design. (My studies focused on analog circuits). I thought I did pretty poorly, and the interviewer said that I wasn't proceeding in the interview process, but about 3 weeks later they flew me down to Arizona for an on-site interview.

    The process was 5 one-on-one, hour long interviews. Each person asked about something different (one for behavioral, one for programming skills, one for digital logic, etc.). I had to use the whiteboard often to draw schematics or show my ideas and my thought process. I got along well with most of the interviewers but I think the actual hiring manager didn't like me. Recieved an email a few days later saying that I did not get the job.

    I pointed out my lack of digital experience several times, but I'm surprised I still made it that far through the interview process.

    Interview Questions
    • Given this circuit, how can you redesign it to use fewer logic gates?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Component Design Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Folsom, CA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Folsom, CA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Intel Corporation in December 2010.

    Interview Details

    I had a telephone interview and the questions where pretty basic ... what is a State Machine? What is a Latch? How do you construct a TFF our of a DFF? ... I passed the telephone interview and I was asked to come onsite. Everything that I studied pretty much came up in the onsite interview ... however, question began to get harder beyond the scope of what I had either put on my resume, or in the actual application. What I noticed in the paperwork was that although the position that I was applying for was for a Recent College Graduate (RCG), the paperwork showed "experience" ... I had experience as a Apps Engineer, but not as a Component Design Engineer. Given that I was applying for something entirely different (Verilog, Timing related, Synthesis related) and just had graduated from a Masters program, I still was being considered an experience candidate. Make sure that you tell them that if you apply as a RCG, that it should be that way and not as an experienced candidate.

    Interview Questions
    • It was a CPU question at the gate level ... I have never seen this question in either of my Bachelors or Masters level classes. It was not a question about the CPU Architecture to be clear.   Answer Question
    • Please try to be as detailed as possible regarding the technical question, business case, etc.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Intel Corporation in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    I was working as an Intern and applied through internal website. There was an initial talk with the hiring team about my current project. Then two weeks later, a full day interview was scheduled. Multiple areas of computer Science curriculum were tested. One round was on virtualization and communication stack in VMs, one round on networking, one round was on Graph theory.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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