Booz Allen Hamilton Senior Consultant Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Aug 22, 2014
Updated Aug 22, 2014
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Senior Consultant Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Application Details

I interviewed through an employee referral. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Booz Allen Hamilton in September 2010.

Interview Details

I was told about the job through a friend. He submitted my resume to the hiring manager. I received an email with instruction on how to apply online. I received another email setting up an interview time. It was a phone interview and the questions all pertained to my experience and knowledge of the subject matter I would be working on.

Interview Questions
  • I was asked about my knowledge of a particular electronic system I had never used before, andI was honest in my response.   Answer Question
Negotiation Details
It was a fairly straight forward negotiation. I believe it was relatively easy to explain my salary expectations and I believe I was given a fair salary.
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview

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    Senior Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took 1+ week - interviewed at Booz Allen Hamilton.

    Interview Details

    Contacted for a phone interview a few days after sending a BAH recruiter my resume. Phone interview was conversational and lasted ~20 minutes. Offer letter came 2 days later as I told them I had another offer on the table.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Salary and benefits were above average. No negotiation
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Senior Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  McLean, VA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in McLean, VA
    Application Details

    I interviewed through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Booz Allen Hamilton in March 2010.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview then 4 hr interview. Had 4 people interview me in the group I was being considered for. The last one was with the Principal of the team. Interview with each person was 30 minutes. I was called and given an offer within 2 days- then followed by an offer letter

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Able to negotiate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Senior Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Washington, DC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Washington, DC
    Application Details

    I interviewed in-person. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Booz Allen Hamilton.

    Interview Details

    Interview is done by multiple staff members as either an intern or a full time staff and can be done for a general hiring or as a project specific job opening

    Interview Questions
    • Why do you want this job? What makes you different from others?   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview
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    Senior Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took 3 months - interviewed at Booz Allen Hamilton.

    Interview Details

    I was hired through University Recruiting, which was like a speed dating process of interviews. My university submitted my resume to Booz Allen. I received a phone call for an interview screening, then had three interviews with different people.

    Accepted Offer
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    Senior Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Moorestown, NJ
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Moorestown, NJ
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Booz Allen Hamilton in April 2010.

    Interview Details

    A team of 5 current employees and a recruiter asked me questions about my resume in order to figure out if I would fit in, or if they had a place for me.

    Interview Questions
    • It was difficult to explain my work experience and draw parallels to what they were doing.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Senior Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  McLean, VA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in McLean, VA
    Application Details

    I interviewed through other source. The process took 1+ week - interviewed at Booz Allen Hamilton in December 2010.

    Interview Details

    assembly line

    Interview Questions
    • you are 99000 years old but what do you see as your career path over the next 10-15 year?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    no negotiation. salary offered was acceptable
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Senior Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  McLean, VA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in McLean, VA
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 3 months - interviewed at Booz Allen Hamilton in September 2013.

    Interview Details

    I was contacted within a week of submitting an application (I also have a PhD, so the need to network may be less for higher credentials). From there, it took a VERY long time to get hired. Probably about 3 months.

    Interview Questions
    • I didn't think any were difficult, but I would make sure that you mention their core values in your interview.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I got 10k less than I wanted, but they gave me 10k cap to move. Wasn't exactly pleased with this stage.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
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    Senior Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university - interviewed at Booz Allen Hamilton.

    Interview Details

    Interview took several months from start to finish but the real part only took a week or so. submitted an application, then had a phone interview then went to VA for second round interviews. Got placed in a room with other applicants. Received an overview presentation then had two interviews. Got a call two days later with an offer.

    Interview Questions
    • They ask the typical behavioral questions but also really dug into my resume. Be prepared to speak on your experience.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    N/A
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Senior Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Belcamp, MD
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Belcamp, MD
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 3 months - interviewed at Booz Allen Hamilton in November 2012.

    Interview Details

    - Initial contact made by a company recruiter who then hands it off to a site/ job specific recruiter.
    - Interviews are round robin style with many other candidates. You get a desk with a stack of your resumes while Sr. Associates and Principals come around and talk to you about positions they have open and are looking to fill.
    - Can be a bit of an information vacuum after the interview so it is incumbent on you to follow up.

    Interview Questions
    • Typically a free flowing discussion not a stock template of questions that you are answering.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Negotiate directly with recruiter, compensation is usually above average so they don't have much wiggle room.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

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