W. R. Berkley
W. R. Berkley Interview Questions & Reviews
Getting an Interview
Product Manager Interview (Neutral Experience)
I applied through a recruiter and the process took a day - interviewed at W. R. Berkley.
Interview Details – Interview was a joke and a waster of my time. Hiring manager was late showing up with no apology, wearing jeans and continually checked his watch during the interview.
Interview Question – How about most stupid question. I was asked how I would approach painting a room. I told the guy, I wouldn't. I would hire a painter that actually knew what they were doing. Compare bids and reviews and make a decision. Answer Question
Claim Support Interview (Neutral Experience; Average Interview)
I applied through a recruiter and the process took 2 months - interviewed at W. R. Berkley in December 2013.
Interview Details – The process was very long. Had a phone interview at the end of November, an in person interview mid-December, and offered a Job mid-January.
Interview Question – How do you handle customers that have experienced a tragedy? Answer Question
Systems Engineer Interview (Neutral Experience)
Interviewed at W. R. Berkley
Interview Details – Interviewer and HR dept. seemed to lack a lot of knowledge for the position details or understanding of actual job responsibilities, poor explanation of Bonus program/Benefits
Interview Question – Least amount of money you would accept View Answer
Senior Software Engineer Interview (Positive Experience; Easy Interview)
I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at W. R. Berkley in October 2009.
Interview Details – There are 3 rounds of interviews with different levels of management. It involves puzzles and logical reasoning questions. Lot of importance is paid to communication and presentation skills. The company has a open door policy and they would like the candidate to fit in with the culture
Negotiation Details – Not much negotiation