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Philips Design & Research Interview Questions

Updated Nov 1, 2014
Updated Nov 1, 2014
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    Industrial Design Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Philips Design & Research in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    I sent message to people of my Linkedin network to get the email of somebody in Philips. Few week later, I have been contacted by email by the design manager to set an interview. I talked with 2 persons, who were really nice and make me feel comfortable. It last around 30 to 40 minutes discussing about my portfolio and Philips design.

    Interview Questions
    • If you have to work again on this project, what would you change ?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Art Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Philips Design & Research.

    Interview Details

    1. 45 min phone interview with HR hiring manager
    2. 60 min phone interview with creative director
    3. 90 min face to face interview with creative director and senior art director
    4. 60 min face to face interview with design manager

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    HR was not great to deal with. No negotiation on salary and not transparent. Little empathy and sub-par people skills, simply going through the motions of the hiring process without considering candidate's intentions.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Design Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Philips Design & Research.

    Interview Details

    ok, simple and straightforward

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    it was through a headhunter; the company wasn't very flexible
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Designer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Philips Design & Research in December 2009.

    Interview Details

    communication and interview was very direct some very unpracticle questions were asked but all in all the it was a peaceful experience

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    indian and global HR was involved and no negotiation happened, but the problem was that i was not good at it
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Senior Designer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Philips Design & Research in April 2008.

    Interview Details

    Two interviews. One was with the department head and the other with the regional creative head. Was pretty straightforward, no nonsense.

    Interview Questions
    • If we dont accept any of your ideas while at work what will you do?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    Moving expenses
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

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