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Dimensional Fund Advisors Research Assistant Interview Questions

Interviews at Dimensional Fund Advisors

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Research Assistant Interview

Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview

Application

I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Dimensional Fund Advisors (Austin, TX) in October 2011.

Interview

Had difficultly getting the initial interview. Process took 3 months until I had my final round.

At the interview - nice people, I work with them now. Lasted one day.

Interview Questions

  • No difficult questions. People seems pretty engaged, nice and thoughtful.   Answer Question

Negotiation

Was painful. Didn't like dealing with HR. Eventually came to a reasonable compromise.

Other Interview Reviews for Dimensional Fund Advisors

  1. Helpful (3)  

    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Austin, TX
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Dimensional Fund Advisors (Austin, TX).

    Interview

    Application
    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Dimensional Fund Advisors.
    Interview
    There was an initial email screen confirming salary expectations followed by a 30 minute phone screen conducted by a recruiter. The recruiter was extremely engaging and walked me through the process and what to expect next in terms of time lines and people. I had a follow-up phone interview with a member from their TD team which was a general behavioral interview and one in which they asked me to… 
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    Interview Questions
    Behavioral and example-based questions such as Tell me about a time you had to deal with a challenging situation; Walk me through a project you worked on; Why do you want to work here; What are your Strengths Finder results; What would be your greatest challenges in this role? Etc.  

    Interview Questions

    • Describe regression process   1 Answer

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    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Edison, NJ
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Dimensional Fund Advisors (Edison, NJ) in August 2017.

    Interview

    One HR phone interview, two interviews from employees, still in process, waiting for on-site interview decision. d d d d d d d d d d d d d d d d d d d d d d d d

    Interview Questions

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    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Dimensional Fund Advisors (Boston, MA) in October 2017.

    Interview

    I had two rounds of interview, first with HR and second with the manager. It was an overall pleasing interview but their interview schedule is a bit of messy. I didn't get any response the date the HR interview was scheduled and was rescheduled to next week. But the interviewers are nice.

    Interview Questions


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    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Dimensional Fund Advisors.

    Interview

    First round with HR, second round with team member. Then invited on site. Will go there this week and I will update my answers after that final round. Overall speaking, interviewers are very nice.

    Interview Questions


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