Fragen aus Vorstellungsgesprächen für graduate engineer, von Bewerbern geteilt
Introduce yourself and say a fun fact about yourself If hired as SIE, what would you like to learn? Why did you choose to study Engineering? What interest you about this position?
About the design of a filter, AC/DC convertor, MOSFET capacitances. The questions were technical but dealt with fundamentals, were not difficult but I was not prepared. So did not do well in the interview.
Design an in-memory online url-shortening system, specifically database layout and necessary hardware. Scale to 1 university (50K users). Followups: - SQL specifics - Estimate message and request sizes - scale to 1 million users - "what about locality?" --> route & shard requests depending on user location
In an unbalanced binary tree, find the rightmost element in the lowest level. The engineer expected me to talk no more than a few minutes about the algorithm, then start implementing it.
Telefoninterview: Wie funktioniert ein Router? Was passiert, wenn man jemanden per Telefon anruft? Beschreiben Sie eine Situation, in der Sie... Videointerview: Kurze Vorstellung, Erklärung eines technischen Zusammenhangs (max. 2 Min.) AC: Einige technische Fragen, "normales" Interview (CV, bisherige berufliche Erfahrung), Role-Play (Sales Pitch), Präsentation
In a game of Word Boggle, how many possibilities are there? Followups: (he expected me to ask for limits on word length etc.) How would one efficiently compute possible words given a dictionary? how long could that take? -> implement on whiteboard