North Carolina State University Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jul 22, 2014
Updated Jul 22, 2014
39 interviews

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  1.  

    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through other source - interviewed at North Carolina State University.

    Interview Details

    No particular procedure to get recruited here. Just go and nag them everyday.

    Negotiation Details
    You cannot negotiate on anything.
    Accepted Offer
  2.  

    Help Desk Support Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 2 months - interviewed at North Carolina State University.

    Interview Details

    The interview process was with a team of 4 people who would be managers or colleagues.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Director of Information Technology Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Cullowhee, NC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Cullowhee, NC
    Application Details

    I interviewed through an employee referral. The process took 4 months - interviewed at North Carolina State University in February 2010.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview, 2nd Phone interview, On Site all day Interview

    Negotiation Details
    Unable to negotiate
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Business and Technology Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Raleigh, NC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Raleigh, NC
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at North Carolina State University in May 2008.

    Interview Details

    Had a phone interview and then on site interview. Phone interview was generic. Onsite interview was formal. Panel interview by the search committee.

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Assistant Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Raleigh, NC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Raleigh, NC
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 6 weeks - interviewed at North Carolina State University.

    Interview Details

    Resume is selected and graded from over one hundred applicants. You are selected for a phone interview that is conducted via a search committee. If selected to interview, the process is a day long process that includes an interview by the committee, one-on-one interviews with stakeholders, and group presentation on a preselected topic.

    Interview Questions
    • Are you a cat or a dog person? This was an actual question.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
  7.  

    Graduate Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at North Carolina State University in May 2010.

    Interview Details

    The interview was with four faculty on the search committee. The individuals were very tense, which made the interview itself very uncomfortable. I was asked questions about my current and future research interests, what faculty's research I might be able to contribute to, and why I was interested in NC State over other universities.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
  8.  

    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Raleigh, NC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Raleigh, NC
    Application Details

    The process took 3 days - interviewed at North Carolina State University in May 2008.

    Interview Details

    Interview consisted of a phone interview and a one page report on project goals.

    Interview Questions
    • What was the X-Ray source used in the X-ray diffractrometer you used for your master's research?   View Answer
    • Questions about research and work ethic   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation since it was a PHD research assistant job
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Raleigh, NC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Raleigh, NC
    Application Details

    The process took 5 days - interviewed at North Carolina State University in February 2012.

    Interview Details

    Two phone interviews were taken back to back with 15 minutes break , each of 45 minutes. In the first interview the interviewer asked me about my projects then he talked about the storage and filesystems and finally a coding question. In the second interview I was asked about concepts of OOP, basic questions on operating systems and networks, a coding question and finally a Object oriented design question.
    Gave my interview on Monday and received an offer on friday.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing was unexpected as such, they asked me about OOD of hotel reservation system.   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Administrative Support Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Raleigh, NC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Raleigh, NC
    Application Details

    The process took 1 week - interviewed at North Carolina State University in June 2009.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview to weed out, one week later, group interview, same day 1:1 interview with direct supervisor, interviews with directors and assistant directors.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe an experience where you had to work under pressure .   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    I was able to negotiate, but not for much more than the offer. I was told it was unusual for them to even negotiate.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  11.  

    Management Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at North Carolina State University in June 2011.

    Interview Details

    Hiring and interview process was personable and well structured. Gave a good sense of position and culture.

    Interview Questions
    • Why do you want to work in Higher Education   View Answer
    • What is your experience with business processes and funding processes witin state related higher education   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    N/A
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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