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    Summer Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    submit resume - online coding test (very basic) - phone interview - offer!

    Interview Questions
    • Design and describe a computer vision system for evaluating user photos.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
  2.  

    Front End Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Monica, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Monica, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at eHarmony in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    1 phone interview (theoretical- testing on a lot of concepts like closures,callbacks etc)
    onsite(4 rounds): little white boarding exercise, more paper and oral exercise based on html5,css3,JS

    Interview Questions
    Reasons for Declining

    They took a lot of time to give the reply. I had a better offer.

    Declined Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Intern Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at eHarmony in March 2013.

    Interview Details

    I apply eHarmony online and after 5 days a HR contact me for first interview. In the first interview there's no tech questions but HR asked me some question about my project experience. Then I received a task test to do. I finish it as quick as I can then send back to them. Till now I am still waiting for reply....

    Interview Questions
    • Some question about project and I am given a test to do   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Marketing Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Monica, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Monica, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at eHarmony.

    Interview Details

    Initial phone interview was very detailed and helpful. Next was an in-house interview with my prospective supervisor and with a member of the Human Resources department. The interview question were pretty basic, mostly having to do with past work experience and skill level. I think they could have shared more about the company culture and would push them for that if interviewing again.

    Interview Questions
    • There really weren't any. All of the questions related directly to my skill level. I didn't think the questions were all that interesting either.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Negotiated salary up by $5,000. Not much room for any other negotiations. I would recommend that if you want to negotiate then this probably isn't the right fit for you.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Data Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Monica, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Monica, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at eHarmony in January 2012.

    Interview Details

    Applied online via eHarmony. Also connected to one of the hiring managers on linkedIn. Did a quick 20min phone interview and they decided to bring me in for an onsite interview.

    eHarmony is located in the same building as Yahoo. Cool work place. Lots of pictures of matched couples on the wall. Relax and casual environment. Typical dot-com company.

    Was asked questions pertaining to data visualization, statistics and machine learning.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  7. 4 people found this helpful  

    Data Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Monica, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Monica, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a dayinterviewed at eHarmony in September 2011.

    Interview Details

    Very unprofessional.

    I was scheduled to meet with 5 or 6 different individuals. 3 of them would not meet with me because they were "too busy." Instead, they sent in a few surrogates that did not understand the position that I had applied for.

    Every interview was all over the place. eHarmony clearly had no clue what they were looking for in a Data Analyst. The actual hiring manager asked several questions about machine learning, which I was expecting. But all of the other interviews involved dashboard creation. I do not know one Data Analyst that also does dashboard design as that is clearly a frontend user interface engineering position. They asked me if I had experience with practically every single machine learning, statistics and visualization package known to man. It was clear that they were just going down a checklist of the latest buzzwords.

    Recruiter said "I will have an answer to you tomorrow." Three days passed and I emailed the recruiter. His response was "the hiring manager was in a car accident. I will have an answer in a few days." I never heard back. Very unprofessional to not even have the cojones to deliver bad news.

    I am glad that I did not get the position though. This is a typical corporate dot com company with a typical 9-5 boring culture. I was not into the whole touchy-feely notion that they are helping people "find love." Gag me.

    The person that they did end up hiring is just a basic data analyst with no machine learning or visualization experience according to LinkedIn. So what the heck were they hiring for? I guess when they found out they couldn't find an expert in "everything" they changed their tactics. The position was open for at least 9 months.

    The whole process was pitiful, and makes eHarmony and the recruiter look pathetic.

    Interview Questions
    • How would you simultaneously visualize the accuracy of a classifier?   View Answer
    • Write a line of shell that recursively removes .svn directories.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Monica, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Monica, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at eHarmony in September 2010.

    Interview Details

    Started with a phone interview with HR. Went into the office one time and was interviewed by 7 people, including supervisors, managers, director and VP. Everyone was nice and the conversation had a positive flow. There were no tricky questions, they just wanted to know you better.

    Interview Questions
    • All questions were straight forward. They asked for a difficult customer interaction situation.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation. They were not flexible with wage or start date.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  9.  

    Senior Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Monica, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Monica, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at eHarmony in June 2008.

    Interview Details

    When I originally started at eHarmony - the interview process included meeting the owner of the company. With the recent departure of the founders, I believe the interview process is now more meeting with HR, and in product - the Director, the other Senior Product Managers and IT staff to ensure culture fit.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  10.  

    PR Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at eHarmony in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    A 4 step interview process - very thorough. Was good to meet the team, and also be interviewed and meet with the PR agency prior to joining as this helped me hit the ground running on arrival. Presentation was included in the 2nd stage.

    Interview Questions
    • I'd prepped well for questions - but one of the team did ask me to recall how I responded to a negative media situation. Not something you always get asked (normally just talking about learnings, and positive pointers) so it caught me off guard.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    It was good - and fair.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  11.  

    PR Executive Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at eHarmony in April 2013.

    Interview Details

    Very organised, well planned, interviewed with each member of team plus members of international teams, eight interviews in total, difficult questions but very friendly and approachable, interviews lasted longer than expected, didn't feel rushed at any time

    Interview Questions
    • Question regarding what would my next marketing or PR strategy be - found this hard to answer as had very limited marketing experience before and no PR experience   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I didn't negotiate salary, but wish I had a bit in hindsight.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

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