I applied through college or university and the process took 3 days - interviewed at eBay Inc..
Interview Details –
Spoke with them at an on-campus career fair, and received a call the same day to schedule an interview in the following two days.
Actual interview was ~40 minutes and consisted of
-Questions about previous project to a level of detail I was unprepared to answer.
-Some technical questions about OOP and trees
-Questions about the company.
Overall, I would say that the process was fair. This was my first technical interview ever, and I was definitely unprepared/nervous to some extent. One of the things that bothered me most was not being able to recall specific, implementation-level details about my previous work experience, but I wouldn't say that it was unfair for them to ask about it.
If nothing else, it was good practice which helped for other interviews.
Interview Question – Tell me about how you implemented this past project. Answer Question
Interviewed at eBay Inc.
Interview Details – Very simple coding test and probability questions. Should be covered in any basic CS courses.
Reason for Declining – The salary is not very competitive.
Very Easy Interview
I applied online and the process took 5 days - interviewed at eBay Inc. in November 2012.
Interview Details – I applied online to a blanket MBA position with eBay and was contacted about a week later. I had an HR screen (just to make sure I wasn't crazy), then I had a phone interview with my hiring manager a few days later. The following day, I interviewed with a senior manager in the company. In both interviews, they asked me questions specifically related to the job I would do over the summer to see if I had ideas to solve the business question they faced (I also found out about the position through the interviews, so it wasn't easy to prepare). I got the offer the following day from HR and asked for some time to think. She was very pushy and rude, but overall it was a pretty painless process.
Interview Question – Tell me about trends in the business you were previously involved in. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – Intern offers don't seem to be negotiable. They were willing to cover a flight from abroad however.
I applied through a recruiter and the process took a day - interviewed at eBay Inc. in April 2012.
Interview Details – The interviewer was straight-forward with what he wanted to know but was also somewhat rude. Ended the interview with "I'm done talking with you." And hung up.
Interview Question – What is a hash-map? View Answer
-Work environment good
-Pier are good – Full Review
Your feedback has been sent to the team and we'll look into it.
The difficulty rating is the average interview difficulty rating across all interview candidates.
The interview experience is the percentage of all interview candidates that said their interview experience was positive, neutral, or negative.
Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.
No thanks –