Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Interview Questions

Updated Mar 19, 2015
Updated Mar 19, 2015
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    Corporate Strategy Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Employee in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan in April 2012.

    Interview Details

    Case based, I wasn't prepared for it and subsequently performed poorly. Interviewer was lackadaisical, I knew he wasn't going to select me for the position anyway. He came off as somewhat rude and abrasive. It's partly my fault for not finding out earlier that it was to be a case interview.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
  2.  

    Regional Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan in February 2012.

    Interview Details

    Good practical sales as well as skilled related interview process.

    Interview Questions
    • Regarding positive and negative aspects.   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  3.  

    Programmer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan in February 2011.

    Interview Details

    interview process was simple and stright forward, confidence is the key, not matter what. Even if you could not answer the question completely.

    Interview Questions
    • question were simple and all expected ones for a basic programmer.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    can negotiate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan in September 2013.

    Interview Details

    Interviewers were prepared and reviewed resume prior to the interview. Questions were objective and assessed skills

    Interview Questions
    • Did not encounter an unexpected or difficult question. Prior to interview I prepared by researching and reviewing the information pertaining to the area   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Internal candidates do not have negotiation - pay and benefits driven by HR policies
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan in December 2013.

    Interview Details

    HR rep did quick, get-to-know me phone interview. After the phone interview, I was asked if I was interested in position and set me up with face-to-face interview with two hiring managers. Managers discussed their department, their roles and then asked me about my experience. A laid back interview, both took turns asking questions of my skill set and experience.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about when you made a error/mistake? What did you learn from that and how you applied the learnings to another situation?   Answer Question
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Senior Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan in April 2013.

    Interview Details

    If you are selected for an interview after applying, you will be contacted by the department's HR representative to set up an interview. Typically you will have 2 interviews, one with the manager(s) and one with other analysts. Sometimes this is combined into one interview.

    My experience thus far has been the information contained in the job posts tend to be much broader than what you will be asked about in the interview. All they really want to know is what you know and what you have done. For example, my job post contained a items on National Healthcare Reform but there was no discussion of policy in the interview.

    Interview Questions
    • "Since you don't have much technical experience in the programs we work with, why should we choose you over someone who does?"   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Based off my experience and conversations with other employees, salary-negotiation is very difficult. My offer was offered to me informally in conversation and my acceptance of the offer in conversation was taken as my official acceptance, without the documentation or anything like that.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.

    Interview Details

    Applied online. Took a test online along with mock customer service call. Received a phone call and had a telephone interview. Simple question. Must of passed because I was scheduled for a Face to Face interview. Went to a panel interview in from of 3 people . Basic questions, most were situational. Interviewers were nice. Said they would let me know. Applied online, 3 days later received phone interview, week later went to Panel Interview. Havent heard anything yet and it has been a week since my interview.

    Interview Questions
    • How would you handle it if you gave a customer the wrong information and found out about the error days after your phone conversation with customer.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Customer Service Representative II Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Employee in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 8 weeksinterviewed at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan in May 2014.

    Interview Details

    During the online assessment the testing abruptly discontinued and I was sent back to application for submission. However, it clearing read that an incomplete assessment would discount my application. When I sent an email to the company I never received a reply.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan in January 2012.

    Interview Details

    Phone Interview to see where you'd like to be placed, then group Skype interview with higher ups and hiring manger. Nothing too intense, but moves pretty fast if they want you. This might be bad for those wanting a more drawn out process to decide on other offers.

    Interview Questions
    • What's a challenge you facing in life and how will that work in regards to your work process and how you interact with others?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation phase.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  11.  

    Human Resources Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and completed a brief set of prescreening questions. Received a phone call within a couple of days for a phone interview, followed by a phone interview with the hiring manager, and finally one on-sire interview that included meeting with three employees.

    Interview Questions
    • How would you handle a situation where your peers and colleagues were not available to assist.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    I was treated well. I was honest about all of the compensating factors and BCBSM exceeded expectations.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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