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Engineer Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Application Details

I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Defence Science & Technology Agency.

Interview Details

Interview process is fast. One of the first few companies to call for interview and offer the job. Two rounds of interview. One with the directors and HR personnel. The second one is a phone interview with the programme centre director.

Interview Questions
  • Questions are relatively similar to the rest of the companies. What are the core values of DSTA? Why do you choose to join DSTA? If given a offer, will you choose DSTA over the rest of your preferred choices?   Answer Question
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Defence Science & Technology Agency in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    2 rounds. First with HR and then with directors.

    Interview Questions
    • Why do you prefer project management over technical role.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Singapore (Singapore)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Singapore (Singapore)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Defence Science & Technology Agency in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied through campus interview, lasted close to 30min (allocated time is 30min), Panel of 3 people, have to complete a general essay prior to interview. Generally receptive to fresh graduates and welcome them to learn on the job. Looking to recruit a healthy number of people to fill the vacancy

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Defence Science & Technology Agency.

    Interview Details

    Applied through a campus networking event and received the call for an interview two weeks later. Had only one panel interview, consisting of 2 directors and a HR manager.
    Interview was pretty smooth. It was more of a dialogue session with the interviewers and there were zero technical questions asked.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation. Pay and bonuses are fixed for the public sector.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Defence Science & Technology Agency.

    Interview Details

    There were 2 rounds of interviews, 1st in campus and the 2nd in DSTA main office in depot road. 1st round was with 2 HR executives, while the 2nd round was with Head Engineering and Director. Overall, the interviews was rather smooth going, and no technical questions were asked.

    Interview Questions
    • Should you whistleblow when you see something wrong?   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
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    Engineering Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Defence Science & Technology Agency in July 2008.

    Interview Details

    What is your interest? Can you fit in with the job culture of running infra projects. Job as Network engineer. Be a team player. Also, what are your expectations? Expectation for this job is you will be paid sufficiently and enjoy job satisfaction

    Interview Questions
    • how do you like working in defence industry?   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Engineering Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Defence Science & Technology Agency in May 2008.

    Interview Details

    Ask technical stuff, ability to travel. in presence of future supervisor, assistance director. Though not much on career prospect

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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