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Interviews at Booz Allen Hamilton

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Booz Allen Hamilton.
Interview experience
Based on 64 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 66 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 64 interviews
About two weeks

Interview process at Booz Allen Hamilton

Overview experience
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Excellent
Easy
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Interview process length
About two weeks
33%
About a week
27%
About a month
17%
About a day or two
13%
More than one month
11%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
69%
Phone call/screening
66%
Background check
47%
Group interview
32%
Drug test
13%
Least reported steps
Presentation
3%
Other
2%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Booz Allen Hamilton

  • Tedious process like many organization.
    Shared on December 11, 2018 - Cyber Security Operations Engineer - Herndon, VA
  • Thorough, direct, informative and very friendly.
    Shared on April 3, 2018 - Cyber Security Solutions Engineer/Architect - Panama City, FL
  • The process what very relaxed and easy going.
    Shared on September 27, 2017 - Consultant - Lexington Park, MD

Interview questions at Booz Allen Hamilton

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Am i able to work well with others and or alone. Do i have a problem with shot commutes and travel. What tools do i have.
    Shared on April 13, 2018 - Telecom Specialist - Washington, DC
  • What is your history but they also should have asked 'Can you stand the heat and pressure?'
    Shared on February 9, 2017
  • I wasn't interviewed. I was hired by word of mouth. They needed someone and I wanted to find a more secure better paying job.
    Shared on January 19, 2017 - Associate - Washington, DC
Interview tips at Booz Allen Hamilton
Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)74%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)24%
  • They didn’t have a dress code2%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)0%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Strongly consider their major competitors such as Deloitte.
    Shared on March 19, 2018 - Human Resources Manager - Washington, DC
  • Be yourself and know what you are talking about, no BS
    Shared on February 13, 2018 - Technical Analyst - Alexandria, VA
  • Satisfaction with role will vary on which group you're with. During my time there, I had some great managers and some horrible managers. I was there for a very long time, and my salary became compre…
    Shared on February 12, 2018 - Sr. Human Resources Business Partner - San Francisco, CA
The first interview at Booz Allen Hamilton
How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral43%
  • Recruiter contacted me28%
  • Nothing is applicable9%
  • Through Indeed.com8%
  • Other online application8%
How candidates received their first interview at Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Contract overlap. Great interview.
    Shared on April 3, 2019 - System Administrator Professional - Norfolk, VA
  • They pursued for a performance based skill set
    Shared on December 5, 2018 - Associate - McLean, VA
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