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Cox Communications Interview Questions in Atlanta, GA

Updated Sep 26, 2017
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    Securities Operations Service Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Cox Communications (Atlanta, GA) in August 2017.

    Interview

    30 minute interview with both behavioral questions.
    why do you choose this company and the position
    what experience do you have
    it was easy to answer typical questions
    not so hard

    Interview Questions


  2.  

    Engineering Co-Op Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Cox Communications (Atlanta, GA) in October 2016.

    Interview

    Applied online and heard back about an interview after about two weeks. Had the interview with three team leaders. Told me they would let me know within a couple of weeks. Never heard back.

    Interview Questions

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    EA Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a week. I interviewed at Cox Communications (Atlanta, GA) in August 2016.

    Interview

    Good, I met with 3 VPs, they were fair and were very engaging. It was quite intense but I felt very good about my interview overall. I also met the Senior assistant. They kept to the job description and asked for several scenarios doing various tasks.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to leave current job.   1 Answer

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    Retail Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Cox Communications (Atlanta, GA) in March 2016.

    Interview

    Was contacted via email by a Talent Acquisition Representative. Responded via email the same day. After two days and no follow up from the rep, I contacted her to get a time for a phone interview.
    She honestly was the worse interviewer i have experienced. She started the conversation by asking if I had questions. She couldn't answer any and kept repeating tgats a question for the area manager. Then at the end of the interview she seemed shocked by my compensation answer. This was alarming because she had my salary from my employment history. Companies need to understand, even if you contract. HR specialists, they are a reflection of your company. Yikes! This was scary. Decided to accept another offer before the two week waiting for a face to face interview. Not a company I'd want to be associated with.

    Interview Questions

    • Basic Retail 101 questions i.e. tell me about a time when you had an upset customer and how you handled it. How do you handle an associate who isn't performing?   Answer Question

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    Leadership Development Program - ProjectManagement Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Cox Communications (Atlanta, GA) in October 2015.

    Interview

    The first round consisted of behavioral questions after being selected from recruitment at my college. The second round was a day of interview exercises: a group interview, a behavioral interview, then an easy case interview. I had lunch with a buddy later and then a networking night.

    Interview Questions


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    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Cox Communications (Atlanta, GA) in October 2015.

    Interview

    I applied via my college's career board, talked to a rep at the career fair a week or so later, and was invited to interview on campus about a week after that. The on-campus interview was short and though it was a formal interview seemed more light and conversational. I was invited to interview at Cox in Atlanta.

    The set up of the interview day in ATL was a bit tough. It was a day long process (exhausting by the end) involving about 20 of us who interviewed at one time. We were broken up into groups of about 5 and given a project to consider as a group and then had to present to two interviewers who could ask us questions. There were also a series of one-on-one interviews and then finally I had lunch with my "buddy" for the day - someone currently in the program I was interviewing for. This is where things went south. My buddy was unwelcoming, uninterested, and frankly rude, in my opinion. We ate lunch together before I would be released until I had to come back for the dinner/networking event. In their cafeteria, there was a table of about 10 people also in my buddy's program. My buddy walked me up to introduce me to them and they were even more unwelcoming of not only me but also my "buddy." At one point, my buddy went to introduce me to one of the girls at the table and couldn't remember her name, she then pronounced the girl's name wrong and was sternly corrected - talk about awkward (there were maybe around 20 people in the program total and they had all been working at Cox for a year or so at this point).

    The networking dinner was awkward. The whole environment was cut throat and I didn't get the impression that they really enjoyed their job or their co-workers. We were told we'd hear back whether we got the job or not within a week. To make a long story short - I didn't actually hear back until months later and I'd already accepted a different position.

    Interview Questions

    • Q: If it's ____ (time) on an analog clock, what degree are the minute and hour hand at?

      Q: Given a list of tasks to do in a limited amount of time and how you'd prioritize those - some items were work related and some personal related so think they were trying to get at your ability to have a work-life balance

      Q: Had to do fake pitch to have a customer pay you to make them a treehouse

      Q: You have ___ people, ____ dollars, ____ amount of days to plan a company outing for employee appreciation and then present your proposal (group interview).   1 Answer

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    LEAD Program Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Cox Communications (Atlanta, GA) in September 2015.

    Interview

    The first 2 rounds of interviews were by telephone. The questions weren't terribly difficult but be prepared to answer questions in the STAR format. There weren't any very difficult questions as long as you prepare some anecdotes for some of the potential questions they might ask. The third round of interviews takes place in person and is a day-long process including a panel and writing sample.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell us a story about a time that you provided great customer service or provided a positive experience to a customer.   Answer Question
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    Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Cox Communications (Atlanta, GA) in August 2015.

    Interview

    This was a phone interview only as it was within the company that I already work for. We did not proceed past the first screening conversation because I didn't have the experience they wanted (and they weren't specific enough in the job description.

    Interview Questions

    • My experience with the platform in question   1 Answer

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    Executive Director – Strategic Sourcing and Procurement Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Cox Communications (Atlanta, GA) in March 2015.

    Interview

    The Cox Communications Talent Acquisition Consultant which is their recruiting lead was excellent and kept me informed throughout the process. I was brought into one of the Cox offices in Atlanta to interview for the role in early 2015.

    Interview Questions

    • Interview questions ran the anticipated range of "why this role, why now, and what would you bring to Cox."   Answer Question

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    Business Intelligence Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Cox Communications (Atlanta, GA).

    Interview

    HR was very nice. But did not interviewed with HR, rather, directly to the manager and one person who works in the team. No easy behavior questions, and you need to quickly come up with solutions about data analysis. Did not talk about anything from resume.

    Interview Questions

    • They said was STAR question in the email, but actually basically no behavior questions.
      Asked how to deal with data in certain situtations.   Answer Question

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