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Updated Apr 7, 2014
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Inside Sales Representative - Contractor Interview

Anonymous Employee
Morrisville, NC

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Lenovo in April 2013.

Interview Details – 2 interviews. One phone interview with a 3rd party recruiter. If you get through that screening process then you get a face to face interview with the onsite CTG managers.

Interview Question – Why would you be a sit for a sales postition.   View Answer

Negotiation Details – No negotiation. You start at 32K for training and get a bump to 38k after you finish with the opportunity to make 2k - 4k in quarterly bonuses based on your performance.

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Channel Acct Executive Interview

Anonymous Employee

Interviewed at Lenovo

Interview Details – Most candidates that make it to the interview process are referrals. There are usually two phone interviews, then one face-to-face interview. Questions relate to experience, accomplishments, and describing situations that required you to think outside the box and had paid off.

Interview Question – All pretty standard, it's not an unusual format by any means.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – I wouldn't advise being picky as they tend to do their best to give the best possible offer upfront.

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Project Manager Interview

Project Manager

I applied online and the process took 4 weeks - interviewed at Lenovo.

Interview Details – Applied online. Had an screening call with HR. Onsite interviews with hiring manager, other functional managers, peers and upper management.

Interview Question – You don't have much experience in this field, why do you believe you are the right candidate for this job?   Answer Question

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Web Development Interview

Anonymous Employee
Morrisville, NC

I applied online and the process took 2 months - interviewed at Lenovo in February 2011.

Interview Details – Initial communication comes from recruiting agency so keep LinkedIn/Monster.com profiles updated. There was a phone interview with agency then two in-person interviews, one with a Team Lead/Manager and one with department head. Questions focused on JavaScript and CSS skills, as well as an previous design experience. Also asked about prior experience with analytics/multivariate testing suites.

Interview Question – What were the areas of opportunity that were outlined on your last performance review and how did you address them?   Answer Question

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Web Developer Interview

Web Developer
Morrisville, NC

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Lenovo in August 2009.

Interview Details – Initial communication comes from recruiting agency so keep LinkedIn/Monster.com profiles updated. There was a phone interview with agency then two in-person interviews, one with a Team Lead/Manager and one with department head (Executive Director). Interviews were progressively formal (semi-formal with team lead, more formal with director). Questions focused on JavaScript and CSS skills, as well as an previous design experience. Also asked about prior experience with analytics/multivariate testing suites.

Interview Question – They presented a demo page and asked me to streamline it to make it more interactive and presentable for a user (open to interpretation).   View Answer

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Director Interview

Anonymous Employee
Morrisville, NC

I applied online and the process took 4 weeks - interviewed at Lenovo in April 2009.

Interview Details – phone interview with HR, then with hiring manager, on site interview with hiring manager and two more people

Interview Question – typical questions, no surprises   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – couldn't get a relo, but was able to get a signing bonus

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Assistant Engineer Interview

Assistant Engineer

Interviewed at Lenovo

Interview Details – One to one interview first, asking about behavior quesitons most of the time. Then talk about resume and projects, some technical quesitons about power related stuff. Quite easy.

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Project Coordinator Interview

Project Coordinator

I applied online and interviewed at Lenovo.

Interview Details – Lack of good communication during hiring process. Took a while before I understood how they operate which caused some frustration. Overall process was pretty smooth after first interview. New employee orientation is lacking but not too bad.

Interview Question – all questions were pretty standard   Answer Question

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Senior Project Manager Interview

Senior Project Manager

I applied through an employee referral and the process took a day - interviewed at Lenovo.

Interview Details – Know someone work in Lenovo and help referred me to the position. There was a phone interview then on site interview with several persons. Then get phone call from HR the other day with offer

Interview Question – Nothing difficult. Normal questions.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation needed. Salary is good

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Marketing Summer Intern Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Durham, NC

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Lenovo in May 2013.

Interview Details – pretty easy, behavioral questions.

Interview Question – given 1 million dollars, how will you do marketing research?   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – time conflict

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