Sierra Nevada Corporation Interview Questions

Updated Mar 19, 2015
Updated Mar 19, 2015
40 Interview Reviews

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    Software Engineer I Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Centennial, CO
    Anonymous Employee in Centennial, CO
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Sierra Nevada Corporation in March 2015.

    Interview Details

    Applied online. 30 minute phone screening with 3 people followed by an hour long on-site interview with 4 people. For both interviews, I was unaware there would be multiple people, but they were friendly. A mixture of technical questions based on my resume and general questions.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Aircraft Inspector Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Sierra Nevada Corporation in May 2012.

    Interview Details

    Real good time great guy turns out he was a very good friend of my best friend. We discussed the company, my skills boom you are hired. I will pay you $30.hour plus hazard pay if you get your clearance.

    Interview Questions
    • Standard aircraft RII inspection experience. At my experience level over 35 years is was very easy.   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    Engineering Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Sierra Nevada Corporation in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    Within 2 weeks, I heard back from HR. I finished the application process through the "career" section on their website. Shortly after that, they contacted me and set up a date/time phone interview. There was only 1 interviewer present. About a week later, they told me that I got the position.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Human Resources Administrator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Sierra Nevada Corporation.

    Interview Details

    The recruiting team at SNC is phenomenal! I worked with Mike who helped me through each step of the process with such enthusiasm for the company I would have been devastated not to get an offer! Mike was open and honest about the position and responded to all of my concerns with the highest professionalism. I was most impressed with how available Mike was during the process and how he made me feel like a part of the team right from the start. The team had me in my desk 2 weeks after my first phone interview.

    Interview Questions
    • There were no questions I found difficult or unexpected, the interview team asked questions I felt were appropriate for the position and helped explain some of my daily tasks during the interview to assure I was ready for this position.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Aerospace Engineer II Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Louisville, CO
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Louisville, CO
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Sierra Nevada Corporation in August 2013.

    Interview Details

    Series of phone interviews with HR and the hiring manager. Afterward, an interview trip was scheduled for a short series of interviews. Process moved quickly once the initial contact was made. The questions were pretty basic.

    Interview Questions
    • The questions were relatively easy. Most were something like: "Tell us your experience working on [insert skill here]".   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No real negotiation on salary.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    ASO/FSE Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hagerstown, MD
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hagerstown, MD
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at Sierra Nevada Corporation in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    Was Quick And simple, interviewer made me feel comfortable, and unrushed. I was interviewed by Two different people, i don't really know if it was a mistake, or on purpose, so be prepared to answer the same questions again. If anything requires verification, be prepared to email it to the interviewer, so make sure if say your experienced with something, your ready to prove it quickly.

    Negotiation Details
    There was 0 negotiations about pay, or expectations
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Manufacturing Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at Sierra Nevada Corporation.

    Interview Details

    I contacted the recruiter who set up an phone interview for me. Then there was the on site one on one with 6 people which includes PM, Chief Engineer, Test Engineering manager, HR, IPT lead and Director. Two of them weren't there so I had another phone interview a couple of days later.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing really difficult. Mainly it was me talking about my past experience. HR had some behavioral questions.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at Sierra Nevada Corporation.

    Interview Details

    They were always late doing interviews with potential employees due to the volume of work but that is still no excuse. Once the process was started it always went smooth and the questioning on the particular job at hand was always crisp and clear.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Mechanical Design Engineer I Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Louisville, CO
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Louisville, CO
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Sierra Nevada Corporation in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    Met the recruiter at a career and connected with him via LinkedIn as requested. After connection on LinkedIn we discussed what my skills and job desires were, then he directed me to apply to a certain posistion. After applying, I recieved an interview within a couple weeks. The interview involved my potential supervisor and teammates. It lasted about an hour and also involved a tour. After the interview an offer was extended to me about a week later over the phone with discussion and confirmation of a salary. The official offer was sent a few days after my verbal acceptance.

    Interview Questions
    • What has been your biggest failure so far in your career?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation due to my lack of experience.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hagerstown, MD
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hagerstown, MD
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Sierra Nevada Corporation in November 2012.

    Interview Details

    On-site recruiter called me to see if I would have an interest in working for Sierra Nevada Corp. After the phone interview with recruiter I was then asked to complete an online interview with the VP of the department. After the online interview I was then asked to travel to Hagerstown for a panel interview.

    Interview Questions
    • Most questions were straight forward and I felt very comfortable during the interview process   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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