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Southern California Edison Interview Questions

Updated Nov 6, 2014
Updated Nov 6, 2014
127 Interview Reviews

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    Reporting Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Irwindale, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Irwindale, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Southern California Edison in June 2012.

    Interview Details

    Hiring Process took over two months. A brief telephonic interview from HR followed by an panel interview with two managers for over an hour. Questions were all behavioral in nature like" Give me an instance where you have done this in the past etc.." . No technical questions asked.

    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Program Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rosemead, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rosemead, CA
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at Southern California Edison in March 2012.

    Interview Details

    They already know who they want when they interviewed...it was all done for show.

    Interview Questions
    • Something in regards to starting a project from scratch, and all the steps in between. Their questions seem to pertain to one particular project that only an internal applicant would have knowledge of.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
  3.  

    Category Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rosemead, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rosemead, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 6 weeksinterviewed at Southern California Edison in March 2012.

    Interview Details

    Dimensional interview questions 12 max. Hiring managers and one other interviewer sharing pre-written questions.

    Interview Questions
    • How would you react if a long term employee got loud and opinionated during a decision making group staff meeting? How would it change your decision and how would you deal with that employee.   View Answer
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Program Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rosemead, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rosemead, CA
    Application Details

    The process took a dayinterviewed at Southern California Edison in February 2012.

    Interview Details

    Asked alot of behavioral questions

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
  6.  

    Resource and Planning Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Roseville, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Roseville, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a weekinterviewed at Southern California Edison in November 2011.

    Interview Details

    It was a case interview. There were two men who interviewed me. It was an on-campus interview at the career center. The recruiter herself was very nice and kind. She told me to apply for a position as a contract manager after they did not make me an offer for the position I originally applied for, but I missed the deadline by a few hours through my own negligence.

    Interview Questions
    • How many machines should the hospital use based on the information and graphs provided?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Business Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    Application Details

    The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Southern California Edison in October 2011.

    Interview Details

    Case that was interviewer led. About launching a new medical product and finding the optimal number to install in a hospital given revenue, costs and demand data. Not to difficult if you are from a economics background.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Research Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rosemead, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rosemead, CA
    Application Details

    The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Southern California Edison in August 2011.

    Interview Details

    It was a temp job for 2 years. It took 3 weeks after the temp agency submitted my application to get an interview. There was only 1 interview with 2 managers. They asked alot of situational questions to test your analytical thought process. What experiences you have had in the past that applied to the job. The managers were very friendly.

    Interview Questions
    • In your previous job, when was your last critical thinking project>   Answer Question
    • How does your previous experience apply to this job?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Software Developer Internship Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rosemead, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rosemead, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a dayinterviewed at Southern California Edison in June 2011.

    Interview Details

    The hiring process was smooth and quick. The interview process was very normal. Basically, you are interviewed by either 1 or more managers and they take turns asking questions. They also record what they hear from you. They also challenge what you know in a technical interview. They will add on to what you answer as well to get more in depth with the question.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Program/Project Analyst III Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Irwindale, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Irwindale, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Southern California Edison in June 2011.

    Interview Details

    I had one interview, met with three people, which included the hiring manager. Meeting was casual and conversational. In my case I presented work samples, letters of recommendations, and contacts. Questions were fairly typical, don't recall them. Was hired shortly after interview.

    Interview Questions
    • I do not recall the questions, but the interview was pleasant. I did not feel challenged to great detail regarding my capabilities.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    The job paid $75k and was with Edison. I took it with no questions.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Summer Electrical Engineering Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Compton, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Compton, CA
    Application Details

    The process took a dayinterviewed at Southern California Edison in May 2011.

    Interview Details

    They asked questions like "What do you do for a hobby?" (A way to probe how you keep yourself out of trouble). Why do you want to work for Edison?

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Offer was pretty much non-negotiable.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

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