ABC News Interview Questions

Updated 15 Apr 2015
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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bangalore
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at ABC News (Bangalore) in October 2011.

    Interview

    cool,1. General round by Director which includes current work and scope
    2. Face to Face interview
    : Technical round with senior member
    : Technical round with Manager
    : Technical round with Director
    : HR round to end
    3. Got the offer in 25-30Days
    4. HR call to confirm if its a satisfactory offer.

    Interview Questions

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    Tech Lead Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hyderābād
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    The process took a dayinterviewed at ABC News (Hyderābād) in April 2010.

    Interview

    good they just took one on one

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    good they gave what i asked

  3.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bangalore
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at ABC News (Bangalore) in August 2009.

    Interview

    Very basic question

    Interview Questions

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    No Offer
    No Offer

    Interview

    2 phone interviews and 1 onsite.

    Interview Questions

    • Canned management questions and few technical questions   Answer Question
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    News Writer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Newark, NJ (US)
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at ABC News (Newark, NJ (US)) in April 2013.

    Interview

    The company contacted me through OCR and I went to interview.

    Interview Questions

    Reasons for Declining

    Moved to a different country

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA (US)
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at ABC News (Boston, MA (US)) in March 2013.

    Interview

    This was through my school and they vetted the candidates for ABC, as well as interviewed the students for them. First we had to submit an essay about ourselves as well as explaining why we would be good for the position. After they reviewed our essays and resumes, they then called us in for in-person interviews.

    Interview Questions

    • Why didn't you apply for other positions? Why this one?   Answer Question
  8.  

    Digital Media Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    Phone interview about my reporting experience

    Interview Questions

  9.  

    Risk Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Al Ḩajarayn (United Arab Emirates)
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at ABC News (Al Ḩajarayn (United Arab Emirates)) in January 2013.

    Interview

    It is in process for finalisation

    Interview Questions

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    SEO Internship Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY (US)
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at ABC News (New York, NY (US)).

    Interview

    Nice newsroom. It's big and there's plenty of space. Interview happened in a conference room. Was asked about my SEO and search experience. Was asked what adjustments I would make to improve search and SEO for specific types of articles, especially entertainment. Initial phone interview about passion for news, what news websites I read. No real behavioral questions.

    Interview Questions

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Was asked details about the show e.g. Who are the anchors? Then asked general questions about my fit for the position. And what have you viewed as your biggest failure so far?

    Interview Questions

    • Nothing too unexpected - questions were fairly standard.   Answer Question

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