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Amgen Senior Manager Interview Questions

Updated Nov 2, 2014
Updated Nov 2, 2014
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Senior Manager Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in Thousand Oaks, CA
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Thousand Oaks, CA
Application Details

I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Amgen in September 2012.

Interview Details

Hiring manager emailed me directly, not HR. Had a few conversations over the phone before being invited for the interview. Interview was 1-1/2 days, and met with 10-15 people. Long interview, but all were very polite, and nobody really tried to test or ask very difficult questions.

Interview Questions
  • Why are you applying to this job, since your background is much different   View Answer
Negotiation Details
They make good offers, and don't negotiate. If you try to come back to get the offer increased, HR just says that the offer is very good, and they can't do any better.
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Senior Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Amgen in April 2012.

    Interview Details

    It was brutal, the interviews lasted a whole day on a Friday from 8:30 AM to 6 PM, followed by 3 other interviews on Monday. Total about 23 people interviewed me, at the end I did get the job, and accepted

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Fair offer was made, no need to negotiate
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Senior Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Amgen in July 2010.

    Interview Details

    It was a quick and painless process. The on site one day gauntlet interview is an endurance test, but the people are very nice so it is an enjoyable experience.

    Interview Questions
    • If you were deserted on an island what would you bring? Wasn't expecting that one.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Senior Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Amgen in February 2010.

    Interview Details

    Very rigorous interview process. Multiple interviews with different individuals and sometimes panel interviews. It can be a long couple of days to weeks depending on call backs and second interviews

    Negotiation Details
    N a
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Senior Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Amgen in February 2009.

    Interview Details

    typically a full day of interviews with 7 to 8 people. Tiring by end of day. Feels like they want people who are already doing the job and are willing to take a lateral. They were not very receptive to people who wanted to "stretch" into a new grade level. Highly matrixed company so lots of different functions were involved in the interviews.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    almost no negotiation. was told to take it or leave it.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Senior Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3+ weeksinterviewed at Amgen in June 2013.

    Interview Details

    excellent hiring process to the point, very well structured and organized. Hiring team set up of different afiliate team members thta all cam with different scopes to be evaluated. fast feedback and once hired fast and very well organized onboarding

    Interview Questions
    • arising problems with your line manager and how to proceed - very detailed answers expected   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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