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Jacobs Interview Questions

Updated Apr 17, 2018
471 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    The interview process was very simple. There was an initial phone screening call with the recruiter to gauge interest and then a follow up call with my supervisor. All behavioral questions.

    Interview Questions


  2.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Interview

    Head hunter contacted me and I had a short conversation with her about the opportunity, my past experience and if I'm interested for this new opportunity. As I showed my interest, she informed me that hiring manager would call me. Hiring manager called me and invited for face to face interview.

    Interview Questions

    • The questions were mainly on my previous work experience and skills.   Answer Question
  3.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hudson, NH
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Jacobs (Hudson, NH) in April 2018.

    Interview

    First phone call was with HR rep, to gauge interest and set up a technical interview.
    Second phone call was a technical interview.
    Currently waiting on a third phone call to see if I made it to the second stage of the hiring process.

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  4.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Jacobs.

    Interview

    F i r s t p h o n e I n t e r v i e w w a s w it h H R, s e c o nd p h o ne i n t e r v i e w w i t h e n g i n e e r i n g m a n a n g e r

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    • Standard interview questions   1 Answer

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Jacobs.

    Interview

    It was quite enjoyable as everyone was very friendly. The team sat down and walked me through what they do on a day to day basis. I then sat down with some employees and asked questions for a few hours post interview to see what it was like to work there.

    Interview Questions

    • Do you know alot about programming?   2 Answers

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    Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Kennedy Space Center, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Jacobs (Kennedy Space Center, FL) in March 2018.

    Interview

    I applied online for a few positions and then got an email a few weeks later asking to do a voice conference. They asked me a series of 7 pre-planned interview questions.
    The men were very nice and tried to make me feel comfortable. They asked me to summarize my education, why i want to work here and be a good fit, and some personality questions. Also some safety questions so make sure you know safety is number 1.
    Received a job offer the following week and accepted.

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  7.  

    Fire Protection EIT (Graduate) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Arlington, VA
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Jacobs (Arlington, VA) in March 2018.

    Interview

    Started with a brief phone call to learn about the company and schedule an office visit. The office visit included a lunch learning more about position and the type of work done in the specific office. Afterwards, a tour of the office, more information on the expectations and benefits

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    Structural Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Jacobs.

    Interview

    The human resource department reached out to me after submission of an application to express interest. Then I was scheduled an interview with the department head. Overall, the process was very fast and fluid.

    Interview Questions

    • Basics with overview of resume and then engineering technical questions   1 Answer

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    Design Architecture Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Jacobs (Boston, MA) in February 2018.

    Interview

    I applied online and was contacted by the Senior Associate in 10 days. My interview was setup for a week later, followed by a second interview in 5 days. An official offer was made in 3 days after my second interview.

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    Procurement Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Long Beach, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Jacobs (Long Beach, CA).

    Interview

    Networked with HR; about 5-6 people interviewed at once. Because it was an entry level position, they just talked about their own experiences and told me stories. They barely asked me any questions.

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