Cisco Systems Senior Project Manager Interview Questions

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Senior Project Manager Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  San Jose, CA
Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
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I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Cisco Systems.

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I had worked for the hiring manager at a previous company and was offered the job at onsite interview in San Jose.

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Accepted initial Job offer as it was 20% better than existing job salary and benefits.
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview

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    Senior Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Cisco Systems in December 2010.

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    Had at least 7 interviewers. Questions were easy

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    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Senior Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  San Diego, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Diego, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a day - interviewed at Cisco Systems in October 2010.

    Interview Details

    I was called in for the interview by the HR department. On the day of the interview I met the HR rep., the hiring manager, and 3 other members of the team. I was offered the position via phone call on my way home from the interview.

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    • To describe a situation where I had difficulty working with a co-worker.   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Senior Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  San Jose, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    Application Details

    The process took a day - interviewed at Cisco Systems in February 2010.

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    It was casual and informative.

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    It was really fair and I felt taken care of completely.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Senior Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  San Jose, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    Application Details

    The process took a day - interviewed at Cisco Systems in August 2008.

    Interview Details

    - Interviewed based on an internal referral.
    - A PM, not the hiring mngr, was assigned the task to screen all candidates.
    - I asked detailed questions about job description. Found out later the screening PM had written the job description and took my questions as a slam.

    Interview Questions
    • Did you have an opportunity to review the job description?   View Answers (2)
    • The job description is an exact description of the job, and describes the position precisely. But if you insist, where are you having problems with the job description?   View Answers (2)
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

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