SXSW Interview Questions

Updated Jun 10, 2015
4 Interview Reviews

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

75%
25%
0%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview

75%
25%

Interview Difficulty

2.0
Average

Interview Difficulty

Hard

Average

Easy

Candidate Interview Reviews

Sort: Popular Date Difficulty
  1.  

    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at SXSW.

    Interview

    ask tons of questions, some are total curveballs, loved every part of it! three people from the department interviewed. took a little over 30 minutes. met at the office downtown

    Interview Questions

  2.  

    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at SXSW.

    Interview

    I submitted my resume at school career fair, and I got an email inviting me to interview.
    Within 3 days, we set up a phone interview. And the results came up about 3 days after.
    Overall an easy and lighthearted one. Mainly focus on my past working experience, especially coordination ability and leadership.

    Interview Questions

  3.  

    Assistant In the Film Department Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at SXSW (Austin, TX) in November 2014.

    Interview

    One interview, great experience. Director and associate were direct, warm and honest. Interview was for a temp position and was told right off it would not become a full-time position, ultimately didn't get an offer.

    Interview Questions

    • Make a mock schedule of film lineup for a theater.   1 Answer
  4. Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – Add Anonymous Interview Review


  5.  

    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Austin, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at SXSW (Austin, TX) in October 2013.

    Interview

    You initially submit an application with your top 3 internship choices to the hiring manager, and he then sends it to our first choice department. If they want you, you come in for an interview and you either get the internship or you don't. If they don't want you, it goes on to the next department until you either get the internship or don't.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked me how I would deal with interacting with artists if problems arose.   1 Answer

Work at SXSW? Share Your Experiences

SXSW

 
Click to Rate
or

The difficulty rating is the average interview difficulty rating across all interview candidates.

The interview experience is the percentage of all interview candidates that said their interview experience was positive, neutral, or negative.

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.