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Sony Electronics Interview Questions

Updated Dec 1, 2016
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    Public Relations Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Miami, FL
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Sony Electronics (Miami, FL).

    Interview

    Met with HR rep. and department rep for personal audio. Interview was arranged by staffing and lasted about 15 minutes. Standard interview questions (how do you handle difficult situations, why are you looking to leave current employer, etc). Since it was a position in their Miami office, the interview was conducted in Spanglish, which was a bit uncomfortable, as I was more comfortable in English and them in Spanish. The position was for a five-month contract (paid hourly).

    Interview Questions

    • What "spunky" or "catchy" introductory sentence would you come up with to promote XYZ Sony Electronics product.   Answer Question

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    RETAIL SALES SUPERVISOR Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Park Ridge, NJ
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Sony Electronics (Park Ridge, NJ) in August 2012.

    Interview

    Online application and phone interview

    Interview Questions

    • What technological advance in the past or recent history do you think had the biggest impact?   1 Answer

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    Sales Specialist Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Sony Electronics (Houston, TX) in August 2012.

    Interview

    I waited for about an hour before anyone actually got to me! As they walked around and still did business as usual! After the store slowed down a bit, they finally pulled me to the side on the sales floor.

    Interview Questions

    • What would you do if you had a difficult customer in the middle of crowd of customers?   1 Answer

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    Interaction Designer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Francisco, CA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 7+ weeks. I interviewed at Sony Electronics (San Francisco, CA) in June 2012.

    Interview

    This is little bit unique case. So I actually applied for visual designer position which I have several freelance work experience with. But HR people contacted me and asked to change applying position to Interaction design. and I did.
    When I got there for interview, designer asked me to go over my portfolio, I did. and asked some question seeing if I am understanding right about interaction design.
    Another designer joined lille later and went over the portfolio again.
    thats about it.

    Interview Questions

    • As a graphic designer who mostly did the print jobs, why you applied for interactive designer position.   Answer Question

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Sony Electronics (Los Angeles, CA) in June 2012.

    Interview

    was easy, very easy great nice


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    Marketing Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Century City, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Sony Electronics (Century City, CA) in June 2012.

    Interview

    was a long process, the whole thing took 2 months. There was confusion with the HR reps, but it was poor scheduling and timing. Eventually I did not wind up with an in person interview because the HR rep cancelled on me the day before. So I ended up with 3 phone interviews.

    Interview Questions


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    Regional Sales Supervisor - Photo Specialty Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Orlando, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Sony Electronics (Orlando, FL) in June 2012.

    Interview

    It took 3 interviews over the span of 3-4 months. Asked me about my previous experience and my connections in the photography industry. Asked about how I handle stressful situations.

    Interview Questions

    • How are you with handling stubburn buyers and managers?   1 Answer

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Sony Electronics (San Diego, CA) in April 2012.

    Interview

    I applied online and got a call back about a week later. The recruiter was very friendly and casual. She scheduled a phone interview. The phone interview was about a half hour. Then a week went by and I got a call confirming an in-person interview. This consisted of a panel interview, a 1:1, and a skills test. The in-person interview was about 2.5 hours.

    Interview Questions

    • If you were at a party, and SONY walked in, how would you describe it.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    I was pleased with their offer.


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    Expert Buyer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Sony Electronics (San Diego, CA) in April 2012.

    Interview

    The person who ended up being my manager interviewed me, and then the director interviewed me. It was casual and they asked open ended questions. They asked me to tell them a little about myself and then my experience working with other departments. They most certainly didn't have any canned questions, and I didn't feel like they were testing my knowledge about the job, it was much more conversational.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about how you project manage.   1 Answer

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    Executive Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Sony Electronics (San Diego, CA) in February 2012.

    Interview

    Initial meeting process: meeting with Human Resource ftf >> meeting with Direct Report ftf. 2nd meeting process: meeting with Direct Report ftf >> meeting with Dept. Team ftf as 1:1. 3rd meeting process: Human Resource provides candidate a follow-up whether they have decided to move forward or not. Overall experience was average and satisfying.

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Star Star Star Star Star   Former Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA

Pros: “Cool brand, great products and some of the best people I've ever worked with.”“Cool brand, great products and some of the best people I've ever worked with.” – Full Review

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