Foundation Medicine, Inc.
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Interview experience

Based on 21 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 24 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 21 interviews
About two weeks

Interview process at Foundation Medicine, Inc.

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 4.

Interview process length
About two weeks
33%
About a day or two
29%
About a month
24%
About a week
10%
More than one month
5%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
90%
Phone call/screening
65%
Group interview
50%
Background check
40%
Drug test
10%
Least reported steps
Presentation
0%
They have no interview
0%
Other
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Foundation Medicine, Inc.

  • Long and repetitive. It was a 5 hour interview full of 30 minute first impressions
    Shared on May 24, 2019 - Molecular Technologist III - Cambridge, MA
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Interview questions at Foundation Medicine, Inc.

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Tell me about your experience.What other teams have you worked with before?Tell about your greatest weakness.(At least for me, the conversations were informal and there was a lot of rapport with my…
    Shared on December 13, 2019 - Histopathology Laboratory Operations Assistant - Cambridge, MA

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Interview tips at Foundation Medicine, Inc.

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)46%
  • Formal (business suit)29%
  • They didn’t have a dress code13%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)8%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Foundation Medicine, Inc.

  • Be yourself
    Shared on July 10, 2018 - Billing Specialist - Cambridge, MA
  • Be prepared for a long interview and long hours
    Shared on January 27, 2018 - Accessioning Technician - North Carolina

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