I applied through college or university and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Philips North America.
Interview Details – There were behavioral questions such as strengths, weaknesses and description of teamwork. Nothing too difficult or unexpected.
Interview Question – Describe how you worked in a team setting. Answer Question
Interviewed at Philips North America
Interview Details – My interview process was very fast, but only because I got lucky with timing. The position is based in Andover, MA, but my would be boss is in Eindhoven, NL. It just so happens that they were having their yearly meeting and all the needed people were in Andover. For others, the interview process can drag out a bit.
Interview Question – I interviewed with three people at once. They asked the standard, "tell me about your yourself" and "walk me through your projects" type of interview questions. Nothing unexpected or unusually difficult. It's all about your portfolio and your ability to communicate the value of your work. Answer Question
Interviewed at Philips North America
Interview Details – It was quick process, HR responded well, interviewers were nice.
I applied online and the process took 3+ weeks - interviewed at Philips North America in April 2013.
Interview Details – I noticed the opportunity on a job board. I responded to the lead with a cover letter and my resume. After a few weeks I was contacted by the HR department for a phone interview date. During the phone interview we discussed my experience, why I was looking for another opportunity, and what I was looking for in the next opportunity. After a few days I was contacted for a in-person interview. The in-person interview took nearly the full day, as I completed the application forms and meet with a number of senior staff. I was contacted the following day with a verbal offer.
Interview Question – I rumbled a bit talking about what I was looking for in my next opportunity. In hindsight it would have been better if I thought about my response to this question in advance. Answer Question
I applied through college or university - interviewed at Philips North America in February 2013.
Interview Details – Interviews with 3 different managers
Interview Question – All were pretty standard interview questions Answer Question
I applied online and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Philips North America in July 2012.
Interview Details – They took 2 interviews. First one was to understand my interest and knowledge about operations in supply chain and second one was to know more about the my technical skills.
Interview Question – Situation based questions like tell me a time when you blah blah........ Answer Question
I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Philips North America in May 2012.
Interview Details – application, ph interview, on-site interviews (x2)
Interview Question – What do you know about Philips? Answer Question
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I applied online and the process took 5 weeks - interviewed at Philips North America in April 2012.
Interview Details – The recruiters were very responsive and quick to contact me. After that I was interviewed by managers in the headquarters on the East Coast. Finally I was called into Bothell--twice. The second time I had to present on a giant screen to who knows how many people. It was incredibly uncomfortable. I was among the finalists and later heard the "successful" candidate is absolutely miserable.
Interview Question – Discuss a successful marketing campaign you participated in Answer Question
I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Philips North America in December 2011.
Interview Details – I contacted the HR woman by email and we had a short talk, basically about my research at the university, followed by a few questions. After the talk she said that she will set up another interview with one of the project leaders. It has been silent for about two weeks and then I got the schedule of the next interview. This time I got a phone call from a researcher, we talked for about half an hour about my recent paper and the projects that they were running. Three weeks later they sent me an email telling that I was not selected for the position.
Interview Question – Tell me about your project Answer Question
The process took a day - interviewed at Philips North America in November 2011.
Interview Details – I was interviewed by several people. Two other administrative assistants as well as the head CEO's assistant. They interviewed me very informally and took me to lunch at the on site cafeteria. A very pleasant experience. I was also interviewed by the management team I would be working for, two scientists, as well as a number of their reports. The interview was concluded by the HR Manager. It was a positive experience.
Interview Question – I was asked questions with regard to global travel coordination. Answer Question
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