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Interviews at UnitedHealth Group

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at UnitedHealth Group.
Interview experience
Based on 1,154 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 1,148 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 1,056 interviews
About two weeks

Interview process at UnitedHealth Group

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About two weeks
26%
About a week
24%
About a month
19%
About a day or two
16%
More than one month
15%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
74%
Background check
70%
On-site interview
69%
Drug test
67%
Group interview
23%
Least reported steps
Presentation
4%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at UnitedHealth Group

  • Terrible, they ask the same staged 5 questions
    Shared on March 9, 2019 - Manager Clinical Administration - Albuquerque, NM
  • The experience was really pleasant. I had two people in the room taking turns to ask questions.
    Shared on February 6, 2019 - Insurance Auditor - Eau Claire, WI
  • The interview process is simple, once you apply you will get a call from a recruiter, the recruiter will ask you a few questions and set up an interview with the manager/supervisor.
    Shared on January 5, 2019 - Clinical Administrative Coordinator - Las Vegas, NV

Interview questions at UnitedHealth Group

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • How would you help a member
    Shared on March 13, 2019 - Customer Service Senior Representative - Phoenix, AZ
  • Related experience, coach’s leadership, skills test was required before getting an interview.
    Shared on January 1, 2019 - Customer Service Representative - Sugar Land, TX
  • Work experience, mock call
    Shared on November 17, 2018 - RN Case Manager - Atlanta, GA
Interview tips at UnitedHealth Group
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)60%
  • Formal (business suit)34%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)3%
  • They didn’t have a dress code3%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at UnitedHealth Group
  • Don't interview
    Shared on March 21, 2019 - Developer/Analyst - New York, NY
  • Be yourself.
    Shared on March 6, 2019 - FIELD CARE COORDINATOR - Los Angeles, CA
  • If your working for the corporate fitness side of Optum make sure the client will communicate with you directly and that your VP isn’t holding a wedge between that communication. There is no way to su…
    Shared on February 18, 2019 - General Manager (GM) - New York, NY
The first interview at UnitedHealth Group
How candidates got an interview
  • Recruiter contacted me28%
  • Other online application22%
  • Employee referral17%
  • Through Indeed.com16%
  • Nothing is applicable9%
How candidates received their first interview at UnitedHealth Group
  • Resume on line
    Shared on March 18, 2019 - Insurance verification clerk - Phoenix, AZ
  • Indeed resume was posted
    Shared on January 27, 2019 - Customer Care Specialist - Earth City, MO
  • Recommandation from a friend
    Shared on August 29, 2018 - Teletech - Daytona Beach, FL
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