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    Former Employee - Civilian Contractor in Schertz, TX
    Former Employee - Civilian Contractor in Schertz, TX

    I worked at Exelis (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent treatment of professionals environment.

    Cons

    Working in Afghanistan under hostile fire.


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    Systems Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rochester, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 8 weeksinterviewed at Exelis (Rochester, NY).

    Interview

    After speaking with representatives at my university career fair I applied for a few positions online. After about a month I received a pre-screening phone call and had a conversation with an HR representative to set up the next interview.

    The phone interview was with 2 senior engineers, the questions that they asked were mostly behavioral. A few days later I received another email, so I could schedule an on-site visit.

    The on-site visit consisted of a tour the facility that I would be working at and a group behavioral interview. The interview was very similar to the one that I had on the phone.

    Interview Questions

    • Basic behavioral questions including: where do you see yourself 5 years, why Exelis, what makes you the best candidate, etc.   Answer Question

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Website www.exelisinc.com
Headquarters Mc Lean, VA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 2011
Type Company - Public (XLS)
Industry Business Services
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Exelis is a pure-play aerospace, defense and information solutions company with strong positions in enduring and emerging global markets, some 20,000 employees and 2010 revenues of about $6 billion. A leader in networked communications, sensing and surveillance, electronic warfare, air traffic solutions and information systems, Exelis also has growing positions in cyber security, composite aerostructures, navigation, logistics and technical services. The company has a 50-year legacy of innovation and technology expertise, partnering with customers worldwide to deliver... More

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