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Tokyo (Japan)
10000+ employees
1937
Company - Public (CAJ)
Computer Hardware & Software
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Canon is still banging away at the document reproduction market. The company makes printers and other computer peripherals for home and office use. Its other well-known lines include copiers, fax machines, and scanners. Canon's industrial segment features ... Read more

Canon Reviews

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Canon Chairman and CEO Fujio Mitarai
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    Former Employee - Manager in Sydney
    Former Employee - Manager in Sydney
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    Positive Outlook
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    I worked at Canon (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Flat hierarchy, very ethical in management. Always 'by the book' so to speak

    Cons

    Competitive industry thus prone to downsizing.

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Canon Photos

Canon photo of: Canon headquarters Ota, Tokyo distant
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Canon photo of: The Canon S Tower in Konan, Minato, Tokyo
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Canon Interviews

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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Quezon City, National Capital Region (Philippines)
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Canon (Quezon City, National Capital Region (Philippines)).

    Interview

    programming aptitude (either c, c++, or java), english, psych, logic exams.
    initial interview about your resume, credentials and tor (defend your grades).
    HR interview about yourself, family, preferred work environment, strengths and weaknesses.

    Interview Questions

    • questions about your grades, thesis, family, work environment and qualities you have.   Answer Question
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Canon Awards & Accolades

  • Top 200 World's Most Reputable Companies, Forbes, 2009
  • World’s Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2008
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