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Novell Software Engineer Interview Question

I interviewed in Provo, UT and was asked:
"Where would you rate yourself on a scale of 1-10 among all the other people that have interviewed for this job?"
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No matter what the answer is to this question it provides no real information about the interviewee. If the person answers the question with a modest 6 then the interviewer says, "so you believe you are not the best person for this job." If the person answers with a 10 then the interviewer says, "so you think you are more qualified than every other person available." No win situation either way.

I answered it by saying, "I'm a 6 due to the fact that I know I don't know everything in my field and that there are others out there who may be more qualified than me but I am the most qualified person in this room for the position right now."
- Interview Candidate on Jun 14, 2012 Flag Response

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