Interviewed at Dell
Interview Details The interview was very technical due to the position I was applying for. Asked about my coding experience, my knowledge on various system architecture, etc.
Interview Question – Tell me what you know about UEFI Answer Question
I applied through college or university and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Dell in July 2009.
Interview Details Interview was a day long and involved 3 scenario based team tests with other graduate applicants and also a written, reading and math test. Individual interviews with managers were also conducted.
Interview Question – The team based scenarios were challenging Answer Question
Very Easy Interview
I applied through a staffing agency and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Dell in June 2008.
Interview Details Unprofessional
Interview Question – No difficult questions. Inappropriate question - "Have you got kids? because the hours here are long" Answer Question
Negotiation Details – Easy
I applied through an employee referral and the process took 3 days - interviewed at Dell in March 2011.
Interview Details Extremely informal chat with manager followed by a call with the hiring manager to talk about aspirations followed by a full on technical interview which took an hour then another follow up chat with manager.
Interview Question – Talk about all of the elements you need to consider when putting together a data centre hosted solution to be accessed remotely over the WAN by 2000 users View Answer
Negotiation Details – Generous pay rise was offered therefore did not negotiate
I applied in-person and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Dell in May 2011.
Interview Details The interview process was painless and was professionally run. The interviewers were pleasant and seemed informed about the company and the position and asked relevant questions. They were able to answer all the questions posed to them and the interview was run on time and pleasant.
The interview wasn't very long but the time was well spent. They did not ask any of the soft interview questions but got straight to the point and described the position, it's requirements and their expectations.
Interview Question – What are the weak points of the Equalogic product line and how would you overcome objections about them. View Answer
Reason for Declining – I did not feel that either the position or the company was a good fit for me as the role was very well defined and I was looking for something with more variety and challenge to it.
I applied online and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Dell in August 2009.
Interview Details I applied directly on the Dell careers website.
The first interview was a 45 minute telephone interview with a manager based in the US, there were some Technical questions, but mainly about how I handle myself when presented with challenges, and what my achievements were in my career so far.
The second panel interview was also done over the phone. I spoke with 3 people, and they went over my CV and asked questions about my work experience, and why I was interested in this particular position.
I applied through an employee referral and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Dell in September 2011.
Interview Details 7 interviews
Interview Question – How would you sell enterprise, mobility, software, and services to customer? Answer Question
Negotiation Details – no negotiation
I applied through an employee referral and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Dell.
Interview Details individual and group interview formats
Interview Question – What specifically would you do with this business scenario? Answer Question
I applied online and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Dell.
Interview Details As a external candidate. I went through a couple of interviews just like normal process. Mainly focusing on personality and situational questions.
Interview Question – Not too difficult overall. Answer Question
I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Dell in November 2013.
Interview Details request initial phone interview, hiring manager phone interview, and finally f2f interview. It may takes some time to align with all people's schedule.
Interview Question – Ask me to prepare an business proposal under an set situation. The porposal should be 2-3 pages long and certain straggic and tactical details. This is unexpected because this may be a part of the work when you get into the position and business environment. Answer Question
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