Samsung Group
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www.samsung.com Suwon-dong, South Korea 1000 to 5000 Employees

Samsung Group Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Apr 12, 2014
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Business Planning Analyst Interview

Business Planning Analyst
Dallas, TX

I applied through college or university and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Samsung Group in March 2010.

Interview Details – Very well organized interview process.An initial shortlisting was followed by an oncampus interview and a final round of onsite visit.The onsite visit had several managers with possible internship openings and were judging the suitability of my candidature.The questions were mostly from my past experiences with a few scenario based ones.

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Consultant Interview

Anonymous Employee
Los Angeles, CA

I applied online and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Samsung Group in November 2008.

Interview Details – Case study tests
Financial anysis tests
1 on 1 interview about motivation, work ethics and team experiences. The interviewer also asked specific questions related to my understanding of the company structure and business plan, why this company and not a general management consulting role and questions about my last job and school experiences.

Interview Questions

  • How many piano tuners are there in Chicago   View Answer
  • Business case question related to the semiconductor industry in Asia. A question on how to improve quality and lead times for a medium size division in Malaysia.   View Answer

Negotiation Details – No room for negotiation

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Account Manager Interview

Anonymous Employee

I applied online and the process took 4 days - interviewed at Samsung Group.

Interview Details – two department supervisors for first interview, one follow up discussing package

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Senior Sales Manager Interview

Anonymous Employee

Interviewed at Samsung Group

Interview Details – Interview with the department head, then interview with the HR Manger, last interview with CEO before hired

Interview Question – How you differentiate Samsung with other brand?   Answer Question

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Marketing Manager Interview

Anonymous Employee
Seoul (South Korea)

I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Samsung Group in January 2010.

Interview Details – It`s normal,

Interview Question – Just think one thing and tell them the solution what you think about the company should do for success.   Answer Question

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Manager Interview

Manager
Singapore (Singapore)

I applied online and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Samsung Group in August 2012.

Interview Details – - Receive Call for interview, after 3 weeks of resume submission
- Interview of a Panel (3 Koreans Director/Mgr, 1 Korean HR)
- Focus on skill knowledge, Customer management experience, and language abilities
- Received offer 3 days after interview

Interview Question – When face with "scenario". how would you reply the customer   Answer Question

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Positive Experience

Easy Interview

Product Manager Interview

Product Manager

I applied online - interviewed at Samsung Group in March 2012.

Interview Details – Internal recruitment with the hel;p of consultants

Interview Question – Business cases   Answer Question

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Declined Offer

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Intern Interview

Intern
Seoul (South Korea)

I applied online - interviewed at Samsung Group in January 2012.

Interview Details – e-mail application process and scheduling for the interview

Interview Question – life changing experience and how did you deal with it.   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – because of the school

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Software Engineer Interview

Anonymous Employee
Greater Noida (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Samsung Group in May 2013.

Interview Details – Recruited through Campus placements. The interview rounds were simple, brief and to the point where both HR and Technical areas were given equal weight-age

Interview Question – Few Technical Questions   Answer Question

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Very Difficult Interview

Marketing Manager Interview

Anonymous Employee
Sydney (Australia)

I applied through other source and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Samsung Group in July 2010.

Interview Details – Rigid and machine like by a Korean who could barely speak English...he spoke Korenglish

Interview Question – Asked a question where I did not understand one word. I asked him to rephrase the question and he could not and would not.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – painful...felt like i was being screwed down below the advertised salary

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