Concurrent Technologies Corporation

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Concurrent Technologies Corporation Interview Questions

Updated Nov 12, 2014
Updated Nov 12, 2014
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    Vice President General Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Johnstown, PA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Johnstown, PA
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Concurrent Technologies Corporation.

    Interview Details

    Ad hoc/ad hominem-- wanted to know info that would keep me there during hiring bonus period, but would allow trhem to can me as soon as they could. Predatory, shark-like questions-- ironic for an organization that "jumped the shark" long ago. Questions from peers were like: "what can you do for ME--soon!!!!"

    Interview Questions
    • "How much contract revenue can you bring in on the next 90 days (correct answer is $5 million)". Implication-- "how much funded work can you steal from your present employer?"   View Answer
    Reasons for Declining

    Perceived CTC to be "ethically-challenged"

    Declined Offer
    Negative Experience
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    Research Analyst Technical Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Hiring process was very simple. Was contacted by an existing employee I had worked with before in another capacity. I interviewed with him and his boos. My credentials/references were checked and after a week or so I received a formal offer.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    N/A
    Accepted Offer
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    Principal Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Very easy process. 2 phone interviews and 1 day face to face with 4 different people. They dont seem to have a good grip on what they are doing so they dont really know how to evaluate talent. Easy process.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Concurrent Technologies Corporation in July 2010.

    Interview Details

    Hiring process was smooth and efficient.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation for salary.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Johnstown, PA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Johnstown, PA
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Concurrent Technologies Corporation in August 2010.

    Interview Details

    Hiring process was not what you would expect from a company this large. Very sub par. The hiring manager was the person i ended up working for. Not a lot of experience with interviewing.

    Interview Questions
    • Can you talk with people and work with difficult subordinates   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    take it or leave it
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Senior Director Interview

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

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Concurrent Technologies Corporation in August 2011.

    Interview Details

    One 30 minute interview with an executive. No follow up interviews. A headhunter found me, introduced me and checked my references.

    Interview Questions
    • There were no difficult or challenging technical or business questions. I thought this was pretty strange.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    I new their ceiling pretty well going in. We got to a number and a sign-on bonus pretty quickly.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Industrial Hygienist III Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Concurrent Technologies Corporation.

    Interview Details

    Short and sweet. Had no clue about industrial hygiene so questions limited to if I knew how to use a computer, windows office, etc. They were concerned on where I lived as they prefer to hire from the PA. Asked if I was ever in the military and especially the army.

    Interview Questions
    • Asked my experience with the DOEHRS IH military database.   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Senior Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Johnstown, PA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Johnstown, PA
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at Concurrent Technologies Corporation.

    Interview Details

    Very easy to ace an interview at CTC because they are so low tech.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
  10.  

    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Johnstown, PA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Johnstown, PA
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Concurrent Technologies Corporation.

    Interview Details

    CTC utilized a rotating panel interview using 10 minute blocks for each person. Many of the individuals were under-prepared or gave me the feeling that they had better things to do. (After working there I completely understand why) Oddly enough, the most unprofessional individual I encountered was from HR. This individual had a tattoo showing which, in my opinion, is not acceptable for a corporation of that size. The questions were very generic and did not pertain to what the job held.

    Interview Questions
    • Because this was an internship the questions were very generic.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Senior Systems Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Seattle, WA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Seattle, WA
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at Concurrent Technologies Corporation in October 2009.

    Interview Details

    First contacted while active duty military with retirement papers submitted. Immediate skills/ knowledge needs in view of client desires were the driver in the discussions. Being gung ho and confindent doesn't hurt. Initial meeting and discussion of opportunities was straightforward and very fast. What was supposed to be an informational interview rapidly became a hiring interview.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Hold out...I undersold myself (but this was 2006)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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