Optus
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Interviews at Optus

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Optus.

Interview experience

Based on 167 interviews
Favourable

Interview difficulty

Based on 167 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 151 interviews
About two weeks

Interview process at Optus

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 5.

Interview process length
About two weeks
28%
About a week
26%
About a day or two
21%
About a month
15%
More than one month
11%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
70%
Phone call/screening
59%
Background check
37%
Group interview
32%
Problem solving exercises
23%
Least reported steps
Other
3%
Drug test
1%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Optus

  • Casual interviews, but little you did know they will just feed you to the lions
    Shared on 21 January 2022 - Retail Sales Assistant - Queensland
  • 1. Telephonic interview2. Personal interview with area manager/ operations manager3. Group interview4. Personal interview with GM
    Shared on 26 August 2020 - Store Manager - Perth WA
  • Labourious
    Shared on 13 November 2018 - Associate Director Service Management - Macquarie Park NSW
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Interview questions at Optus

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • face to face interview
    Shared on 17 March 2022 - Casual Retail Assistant - Garden City WA
  • General questions related to the position applied for
    Shared on 7 October 2018 - Project Manager - NSW
  • Good communication and understanding of Cisco and its tools.
    Shared on 2 May 2018 - Voice Engineer - Macquarie Park NSW

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Interview tips at Optus

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)49%
  • Formal (business suit)35%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)11%
  • They didn’t have a dress code5%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Optus

  • Dont expect to stay long, outsourcing is frequent.
    Shared on 23 September 2021 - Change Configuration Management Specialist - Brisbane QLD
  • be yourself
    Shared on 30 October 2020 - Integrated Solutions Specialist - Melbourne City Centre VIC
  • Prepare well and negotiate
    Shared on 14 May 2020 - Principal Consultant - Melbourne VIC
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