State Farm Interview Questions

Updated Jun 29, 2015
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  1. Helpful (7)  

    Systems Analyst IIII Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bloomington, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    There was an initial phone screen with a recruiting company. Then a full hour plus technical interview. Then they flew me in for an on site interview where I was to meet with several key managers. They don't tell you exactly what your job will be until you start.

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    Systems/IT Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at State Farm.

    Interview

    Pretty easy going. Nothing technical at all. I applied online and got a phone interview. It took around an hour to an hour and a half. I got an offer two days later and had 3 days to accept / decline.

    Interview Questions

    • The supervisors just asked questions about previous tasks I have completed, such as times when I failed, times when I worked with a team, times when I was able to accomplish something without any help whatsoever   Answer Question
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    Express Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at State Farm (Atlanta, GA).

    Interview

    Phone easy they called asked only about for questions it was very quick Typical interview
    Phone easy they called asked only about for questions it was very quick Typical interview
    Phone easy they called asked only about for questions it was very quick Typical interview

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    Insurance Agent Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bloomington, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at State Farm (Bloomington, IL).

    Interview

    Very intense and long-met with 3 interview panels of 6. Each panel asked a series of very difficult questions which ranged in subject matter and difficulty. The process was very intimidating

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    • What is the most difficult thing you've ever had to do in your life?   Answer Question
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    Underwriting Service Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Phoenix, AZ
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at State Farm (Phoenix, AZ).

    Interview

    This was a job fair and located in the banquet room of a hotel. 2 step interview process the first if you passed step one you were invited into the next banquet room. It was laid back and a relatively smooth process. The thing that took the longest was the background check. They used a third party and I'm sorry but the lady I got was just plain dumb. She was rude and didn't know how to read or resize images. It took 3 weeks to finally get my information verified and I did so by going over her head to her supervisor. I do have a felony on my record so I'm always a little nervous and worried about background checks but since it wasn't related to the job they didn't seem to care much about it.

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    • Tell me a time when you had to deal with an unhappy customer.   Answer Question
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    Business Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bloomington, IL
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at State Farm (Bloomington, IL) in June 2015.

    Interview

    I was suppose to have a first round phone interview at the stated time and my interviewer never showed up and than i get the stupid message saying i didn't when that was simply not true. I will see if a person responds or not.

    Interview Questions

    • nothing since my interviewer didn't show up, just asked to put in conference ID.   1 Answer
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    Occ Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source – interviewed at State Farm (Dallas, TX) in June 2015.

    Interview

    Applied on line, assessment then another, interview over phone now waiting been about a month since applied ... Said it would be about couple of days before I heard anything then if accepted will have drug test and background done

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  9. Helpful (1)  

    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at State Farm in June 2015.

    Interview

    Applied online in March, phone interview came about two weeks later. Emp was very pleasant and fully described job duties, pay, and benefits up front. The questions need specific answers, use the STAR model! Questions like,"Tell me about a time you made a work decision." She asked me 3 questions and when I asked her what my chances were, she said she would recommend me to HR/management but it was up to them for the final decision. Then nothing happened, no email or phone call after. I moved on and in May they sent me an email saying they had a job that I might be interested in, it was the same job I applied for in Mar but now it showed 2 openings. I applied again online and two days later via email my phone interview was set. Thw day came, it was the same interviewer! She called, saying we actually already interviewed and asked me if I had any questions, I told her I was good and she said the start date would be either 6/22 or 7/6. Next step was face to face at office with hiring management. Two weeks went by and they finally emailed me offering face to face interview first week of June. I had two interviewers, again both very nice and welcoming. They asked me questions like: Tell me about a time you had to deal with a difficult coworker/customer...the Situation and Result of each...Again use STAR model. Another question: Tell me about yourself and your qualities, Tell me about a time you had to make a management decision. Be very prepared!! I feel like I did well, its been 3 weeks today since face to face and no word yet if I was chosen or not. If your looking for an immediate paycheck/job, State Farm isn't the route to go. You have to be patient. HR has been very nice, I've emailed them a couple of times and they tell me management is still making their decisions. Hope to update saying I got the job soon!

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    Claims Ilr Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Phoenix, AZ
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at State Farm (Phoenix, AZ) in June 2015.

    Interview

    First I got an email to instructing me to sign some form then they sent me a link to take assessment test then I was given a phone interview which was fairly easy I got a contingent job offer and was given the task to fill out forms for a background check and take a drug test I'm still waiting to hear back so far this process has taken 3 weeks

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    Tech Analyst-Security Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bloomington, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at State Farm (Bloomington, IL) in June 2015.

    Interview

    Applied on State Farm website careers page. Got call from State Farm Recruiter, next was a technical phone screen. They sent me an email requesting college transcripts. The recruiter called again and said she was going to set me up with an interview. Whole process was around 2 months.

    Interview Questions

    • Q: Are you familiar with the OSI Model and layers. Which layer is most important when it comes to security. What is cross scripting? A SQL Injection, etc   Answer Question

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