1. Why should I hire you? Or Are you the best person for the job?
You should hire me because I’m the most suitable person for the job. I realize that there are other candidates who also have the ability to do this job. Yet I bring an additional quality that makes me the best person for the job—my passion for excellence. I am passionately committed to producing truly world-class results.
2. What are your expectations from Job?
Professional advancement (Career Growth) and a good future (opportunity).
3. Have you ever had a conflict with a senior or professor? How was it resolved?
Yes, I have conflict in the past. Never Major ones, but there have been disagreements that needed to be resolved. I have found that when conflict occurs, it helps to fully understand the other person‘s perspective, so I take time to listen to their point of view, then I seek to work out a collaborative solution.
4. What irritates you about co-workers?
I believe in teamwork. Even if I find anything irritating, I try to avoid it unless it personally affects me.
5. Why have you been unemployed for such a long time?
I enrolled myself in some advanced Software courses. It took me to complete <mention months or year> months/year.
6. What position do you prefer on a team working on a project?
I would expect my position on my expertise side. Also, it will not be a matter until I learn something new in every project.
7. The reason behind leaving your last job?
In order to enhance my skill set, I am looking for better opportunities.
8. Are you a team player?
Yes, the team which I was part of has successfully completed the projects within deadlines.
9. Being a BA/B.Com/BSC/BCA why did you choose the IT Networking/Software Development track?
IT Networking/Software Development is part of IT. IT stands for Information Technology, so I believe if I have enough information then I can choose this track. Also, I believe some mathematical calculations and scientific sense are involved in this track, that I can do using my common sense and studding books.
10. What is your salary expectation?
For Fresher – I expect my salary based on my education qualification and company standard.
For Experience – I would expect <mention the amount in annum>.
11. Why are you asking too much?
Sir/Madam, you asked me about my expectation and my expectation is always high.
12. Why should we hire you?
If you hire me, it will be a great platform to showcase my skills. Whatever goals I set, I ensure to complete them within the stipulated time.
13. Do you have any questions for us?
When can I join?
14. Tell me about yourself?
Myself Arun Das, I born and brought up in Kolkata. I have done BA in 2015 from CU. I am fresher and looking for a Software Development job. Also, I have done PHP and JAVA course. I have 4 members in my family, my parents, my sister and me. Sir that’s all about myself.
15. What is your long-range objective?
Within five years, I would like to see myself as the best Developer in your company. I want to work toward becoming the expert that others rely upon. And I am doing so, I feel I’ll be fully prepared to take on any greater responsibilities which might be presented in the long term.
16. How long would you expect to work for us if hired?
As long as I feel challenged professionally.
17. How do you see yourself 5 years from Now?
I see myself in a senior position managing an important portfolio of this company.
18. What qualities do you feel a successful manager/ engineer should have?
Focus on two words: Leadership and Vision. “The key quality in a successful manager should leadership-the ability to be the visionary for the people who are working under them. The person who can set the course and direction for subordinates. The highest calling of a true leader is inspiring others to reach the highest of their abilities. I’d like to tell you about a person whom I consider to be a true leader….” <Then give Examples of someone who has touched your life and how their impact has helped in your personal development>.
19. What is your strength?
I am a quick learner and a great team player.
20. Tell me your ability to work under pressure?
I keep myself calm and focus on multi-tasking while being patient.
21. What is your weakness?
I concentrate one thing at a time.
22. Describe your management style?
I will be constantly keeping tab of assigned work with my subordinates and seniors, finishing the assigned job before deadlines.
23. Do you consider yourself successful?
Yes, apart from appraisals I think I have earned a bunch of good colleagues in my life.