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    Management Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Petrobras in November 2009.

    Interview Details

    When I knew the position by recruiter I sent my resume to the Oil & Gas Manager at a construction company which was entering into this market segment. The question of salaries and benefits were well defined but the issue of activities to be developed and the challenges were not clearly defined by the company's board.

    Interview Questions
    • How can you help us to achieve our goals?   View Answer
    • Where do you want to be in the next 5 years?   View Answer
    Reasons for Declining

    They still needed to better define its strategic planning.

    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Petroleum Chemical Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 6+ monthsinterviewed at Petrobras in January 2008.

    Interview Details

    Public tests only. Only brazilians can be admited.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    There isn't negotiations.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at Petrobras in August 2010.

    Interview Details

    The interview was with my supervisor. He asked me about my skills, my interests, why I would like to work at Petrobras, why I would like to work in a Research Centre.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Chemical Engineering Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Araucária (Brazil)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Araucária (Brazil)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Petrobras in January 2012.

    Interview Details

    One day at the refinery, first they apllied a test to evaluate chemical engineering basic skills. After the interviews began and at last there was a lunch with all the candidates and engineers of the department where the internship would be.

    - Normal questions about references and previous experiences;
    - they asked to talk about my most important experience.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  6.  

    Senior Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Petrobras.

    Interview Details

    For "Bodyshop" interviews, mostly of the time you will be first contacted for the "third party" a company for a previous interview. Not a specific interview becouse those companies know nothing of IT or software development at all.. Then you will go to the second Interview where an Software Developer or a Software Architect wil ask specifc questions about our current overall architecture. Things about Spring, Ioc, JSF or Spring MVC, Hiberante JPA and maybe somthing about JMS.. Also somthing abrou Agils/Scrum may be asked. For Senior/Architect other questions will be asked to get an overview of you past experiences etc.

    Interview Questions
    • I'd persnoly like to ask some drows on whiteboard, general web application architecture logical divisions , how jsf works, lifecile, Spring MVC.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Drilling Supervisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 8+ monthsinterviewed at Petrobras in August 2009.

    Interview Details

    There isn't hiring process, but you need to apply for one technical exam. Around 10000 people for 80 positions, so they select the better prepared and give master's degree level.

    Interview Questions
    • You need to be prepared technically to answer the questions. General enginering knowledge.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a weekinterviewed at Petrobras in March 2010.

    Interview Details

    The interviews are not so long because most of people are recruited through networking. In general, the want to hear about the projects and activities you have been taken until that moment.

    Interview Questions
    • What was your most challenger project and how do you deal with this?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  9.  

    Geologist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through other source – interviewed at Petrobras.

    Interview Details

    There is no interview. You need to get approved on a public contest. After that you start a 'formation training', according to your degree area. And then you point three places you'd like to work and have some interview with the manager of that area.

    Accepted Offer
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    Systems Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    The hiring process is: they check your profile, former jobs and experience, ask a recomendation letter. Also you need do medical exams a writer exam together with other people and depends on the exam result they will send to you an offer letter..You need be in the local (city) and time in the letter.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer

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