Philips Electronics Interview Questions

Updated Aug 10, 2014
Updated Aug 10, 2014
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    Procurement Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Friendly and supportive

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  2.  

    Senior Software Engineer Interview

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

    I applied through other source. The process took a day - interviewed at Philips Electronics.

    Interview Details

    Asked me to write a algorithm for tower of hanoi

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Mechatronics Control Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Eindhoven (Netherlands)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Eindhoven (Netherlands)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Philips Electronics in September 2011.

    Interview Details

    1. HR phone interview, 2. skype interview with group leader, competence leader, team leader,.3. on-site interview: 4 rounds

    Interview Questions
    • Most of the questions are related with your experiences, so if you are good at them, it should be no problem   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 7 months - interviewed at Philips Electronics.

    Interview Details

    The hiring process consisted of two phases - CV screening (90% of candidates were excluded) and interviews (first with two team members and second with the team manager). During both interviews, general questions about my personal background (based on the CV and letter of motivation) were asked. Moreover, assignment-specific discussion was carried out.

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Marketing Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university - interviewed at Philips Electronics.

    Interview Details

    it's a school co-op interview. the interview was hold in co-op office. the interviewer ask many questions about marketing concept and how to apply these concepts to real work. She specifically asked about creativity and innovation in marketing work environment and many behavioural questions like your biggest strength and weakness.

    Interview Questions
    • what's the most creative activity you did in your former job.   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Summer Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Markham, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Markham, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at Philips Electronics in March 2013.

    Interview Details

    2 Sales Managers and 2 Marketing Managers interviewed me. All the questions were behavioural and about what you're passionate in. The interview lasted 30 minutes. Prepare to answer questions that demonstrate that you're reliable and self-starter.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Personal Response Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Philips Electronics in March 2013.

    Interview Details

    1st was a phone interview with the recruiter and then came the group interview with three of their management staff.

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    Negotiation Details
    Salary was fixed, no negotiating it.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  9.  

    MBA Intern - Business Development (Expat) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Eindhoven (Netherlands)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Eindhoven (Netherlands)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Philips Electronics in June 2013.

    Interview Details

    Got recruited through the university for the final MBA project, for quite an interesting assignment. The interview process consisted of just one round after the CV screening. Had the opportunity to meet some very interesting people from the management level. The working environment was pleasant and had some smart and cooperative colleagues to work with.

    Interview Questions
    • The focus was on the relevancy of the previous job experience, in order to make a clear link with required tasks.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Toa Payoh New Town (Singapore)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toa Payoh New Town (Singapore)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Philips Electronics in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    applied through university system, called 2 weeks later for interview, the interview was highly technical, R&D department, a lot of hands-on

    Interview Questions
    • full length of discussing projects in CV, very technical   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    I chose other offer

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Business Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Great office with "work place innovation" concept, friendly team, i was interviewed 3 times by HR, direct manager and then sector leader. All reasonable questions, proof of success focused.

    Interview Questions
    • Imagine, you agreed with your key retail partner on a promotion for new product, but this new product availability in Russia is delayed. Your actions?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    I was pleased with Philips flexibility in timing, respecting my request for short hidays between two jobs.
    Accepted Offer

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