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ConocoPhillips IT Analyst Interview Questions

Updated Nov 20, 2014
Updated Nov 20, 2014
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IT Analyst Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bartlesville, OK
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bartlesville, OK
Application Details

I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at ConocoPhillips.

Interview Details

It is incredibly important that you make a personal connection with someone in the company (and get them to ping the hiring manager for you as a referral) if you want your resume to be considered. Otherwise there are simply too many applicants for every job. Once you get through the initial technical screening (which is relatively simple), you are going to do a STAR behavioral interview. Be sure to do some research so you understand how to answer these questions. The hiring manger is essentially just trying to complete a worksheet on you to make sure you provide all the elements of the STAR. From there, I would just say that ConocoPhillips is a very family/friend oriented organization. You are much more likely to be hired if (in addition to being qualified for the job), you come across like a great guy/girl who just wants to help out. Nice people are preferred.

Interview Questions
  • Have you ever been in a group that did not work well together?   Answer Question
Negotiation Details
You are negotiating with an IT staffer, not your hiring manager. Remember that. They have certain limits they can negotiate within for the job's salary grade. Your years of experience are important for them. Relocation is a great package, be sure to ask for it if you are eligible (live more than 50 miles away). You do not want to be above your salary mid-point or your year end bonus will be reduced. Generally speaking, they are going to make an offer, you get one counter, then you get to choose to accept/reject their final offer. Finally, don't be discouraged if the process takes a long time. From my initial application to my offer acceptance, it took 90 days. I was told that was one of the fastest they had had in the last year. Good luck!
Accepted Offer
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Other Interview Reviews for ConocoPhillips

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    IT Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 weeksinterviewed at ConocoPhillips in February 2011.

    Interview Details

    Lots of situation questions.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a situation where something unethical or illegal was happening and how you handled it.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    IT Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bartlesville, OK
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bartlesville, OK
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at ConocoPhillips in August 2010.

    Interview Details

    Interviewed with HR then group supervisor

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    IT Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at ConocoPhillips in January 2010.

    Interview Details

    After meeting them on campus they selected me for a 1 on 1 interview on campus. After successfully completing that interview they called me back for a on site interview. 4 different people at 45 minutes a piece asking situational type questions (what would you do in this environment). After about a week I got a called back.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a time where there was a person that was not pulling their weight. What did you do in that situation?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

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