Interviews

Hannah @ Gradcracker says...

Here you’ll find advice from a range of our employers. The advice from each employer is specific to them. However, no matter who you’re applying to, there are certain things that every employer will look for. For a quick overview, simply click the box below.

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Video interviews: "practise makes perfect"
BAE Systems - video (3 mins)
Gradcracker and graduates from BAE Systems share their advice on how to approach video interviews.
Interviews with the IOP
Institute of Physics - video (4 mins)
Trainee teachers from the Institute of Physics describe the interview process, in which they were asked to explain concepts related to physics.
What is Agile methodology?
Fujitsu - video (4 mins)
Ben, Technical Consulting Graduate, defines agile working – watch this before your interview with Fujitsu!
Things that every recruiter wants to hear about
Arup - video (4 mins)
Placement student Maria describes the interview stage of Arup's application process, and we discuss some of the things that every recruiter wants to hear...
The focus is on you
Siemens - video (6 mins)
Siemens' recruiter and graduates discuss the interview process at Siemens, which is very much based on your personal strengths rather than technical knowledge. Find out how to give some great examples...
Show us how your skills are applicable
Cummins - video (1 min)
Cummins recruit students and graduates from all STEM disciplines. Find out how to approach an interview at Cummins from Talent Acquisition Coordinator, Grace Gill.
The 3 Ps: Prepare, Practise and Perform on the day
Sellafield Ltd - blog
Sellafield Ltd describes the steps to success after being invited for an interview.
What a Jane Street software engineering interview is like
Jane Street - blog
We want to give you some insight into what a typical Jane Street phone interview looks like and give you a chance to prepare.