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    Pros

    Flexible Hours. Great Pay. Reliable company that takes care of you. Communication is transparent from home office to all levels of employees.

    Cons

    Must be willing to work hard to meet sales quotas.

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    Part-Time Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Columbia, MO
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    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Shelter Insurance (Columbia, MO) in April 2015.

    Interview

    All of the questions were scenario based. They would ask you a question about something, then ask how you handled the situation, and what was the end result. They call it SAR or STAR questions, meaning SituationTask/Action Result. This method is a company wide behavioral standard type interview. For the interview process, you would talk to an HR representative for 30 minutes, then you had three separate 1 hour interviews with IT managers/supervisors. They would all ask the STAR questions and some of them were the same or repetitive. Each answer does not have to relate to IT. It's basically a method to see how you handled a situation, because in the future you will probably handle the situation in the same manner.

    For the part-time position, there is not technical screening to test out your programming skills.

    Interview Questions

    • Explain a situation where you had to deliver bad news? How did you handle the situation?   1 Answer

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Website www.shelterinsurance.com
Headquarters Columbia, MO
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1946
Type Company - Private
Industry Insurance
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

The Shelter Insurance® group of companies is a leader in the insurance industry, providing customers with exceptional insurance. Since opening our doors in 1946, we have become one of the most successful and financially sound regional insurance groups in the country.

Our policy for customer satisfaction and overall success is simple: emphasize integrity, excellence, and a... More

Mission: Shelter Insurance® will be a dynamic group of companies focused on providing financially secure insurance protection and services to individuals and businesses, a... More

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