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Scottish Government First Minister Alex Salmond
Alex Salmond
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  • Comfortable chance to do valuable science. Shame little career development.

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    Current Employee - Senior Scientific Officer in Aberdeen, Scotland (UK)
    Current Employee - Senior Scientific Officer in Aberdeen, Scotland (UK)

    I have been working at Scottish Government


    Chance to do valuable science


    Lack of career development opportunities

    Positive Outlook

Scottish Government Interviews

Updated Mar 2, 2015
Updated Mar 2, 2015

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Scottish Government in January 2013.

    Interview Details

    Invited for an interview a month after applying. Straight forward 20 minute interview, with a small panel of 3 people. Offer for job came after 2 weeks. Had to obtain a basic disclosure (background check for working in Government) before starting.

    Interview Questions
    • Can you tell us about a project you've done at university that required teamwork?
      What experience of Java do you have?
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    Accepted Offer
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    Easy Interview

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Headquarters Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Government
Industry Government
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
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The devolved government for Scotland is responsible for most of the issues of day-to-day concern to the people of Scotland, including health, education, justice, rural affairs, and transport.

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