**Question:**What are your career goals?- - Whether the candidate's goals are realistic
- - Whether the candidate's goals are in line with your company's goals
- - Whether the candidate's goals are in line with the position you're interviewing them for
**Question:**What is your biggest weakness?- - Whether the candidate is honest
- - Whether the candidate's answer is a weakness that will affect their ability to perform the job
**Question:**What was the most difficult class you've taken so far?- - Difficulty of class
- - Difficulty of professor
- - Whether the candidate was able to learn the material
- - How well the candidate performed on exams
**Question:**Where do you see yourself in 5 years from now?- - Whether the candidate has a clear vision of their future
- - Whether the candidate has a clear vision of their future
- - Whether the candidate has a clear vision of their future
- - Whether the candidate has a clear vision of their future
**Question:**What kind of projects have you worked on?- - Spectrum of responsibilities
- - People tasked to oversee
- - Project components given responsibility fo
**Question:**Are you willing to travel and relocate, domestically or internationally, for an indeterminate amount of time?- - Whether the candidate seems engaged in the idea of answering the question
- - If the candidate gives thought to a purposeful answer
- - Whether the candidate takes their time to give the question consideratio
**Question:**What is a practical application for the Fourier transform?- - Whether the candidate explains the concept in layman's terms
- - Whether the candidate provides a practical application for the Fourier transform
- - Whether the candidate is able to explain the concept in a way that is easy to understand
**Question:**Why should we hire you?- - Whether the candidate is self-confident
- - Whether the candidate can articulate their strengths
- - Whether the candidate can explain why they are a good fit for the position
**Question:**Why do you want to work for us?- - The candidate's enthusiasm
- - The candidate's knowledge of the company
- - The candidate's knowledge of the position
- - The candidate's knowledge of the company's products and services
**Question:**Why do you want to become a microwave engineer?- - If the candidate is interested in electrical engineering
- - If the candidate is interested in microwave engineering
- - If the candidate is interested in both
**Question:**What was a project that meant a lot to you?- - How the candidate explains the project
- - How the candidate explains why it was important to them
- - Whether or not the candidate is able to explain why the project was important to them
**Question:**What do you know about substation design?- - Whether the candidate has a good grasp of the subject matter
- - How much detail the candidate goes into
- - Whether the candidate is able to explain their understanding in a way that is easily understandable
**Question:**What is your greatest strength?- - Whether the candidate gives a thoughtful answer
- - Whether the candidate is able to explain their answer in a way that makes sense
- - Whether the candidate is able to give an example of how they've used their strength in the past
**Question:**What kind of experience do you have?- - The candidate's response will help you determine if they are a good fit for your company
- - The candidate's response will help you determine if they are a good fit for the position
- - The candidate's response will help you determine if they are a good fit for the position
**Question:**How would you test a vending machine?- - Whether the candidate has given the question any thought
- - Whether the candidate is able to explain their process
- - How the candidate is able to explain their process
**Question:**What do you know about BAE and our team?- - How well the candidate knows your company
- - How well the candidate knows the position you're hiring for
- - How well the candidate knows the team
**Question:**Tell me about a time when you overcame adversity.- - How the candidate explains the adversity
- - How the candidate explains their reaction to the adversity
- - How the candidate explains their ability to overcome the adversity
**Question:**How do you manage stress?- - How the candidate responds to the question
- - Whether the candidate gives a thoughtful response
- - Whether the candidate's response is honest and open
**Question:**What experience do you have with electronics?- - Depth of knowledge
- - Familiarity with electronics
- - Experience with electronics
**Question:**Why do you want to leave your current job?- - Whether the candidate is honest
- - Whether the candidate is forthcoming
- - Whether the candidate is able to explain why they want to leave their current job
- - Whether the candidate is able to explain why they want to work for your company

**Question Overview:** This question will help you determine how well a candidate will fit into the structure of your company.

**Sample Answer:** My goal is to become a senior electrical engineer. I would like to be able to work on projects that will have a significant impact on the company and its clients.

**Question Overview:** While this question is a bit cliché, it is still a good way to determine how honest a candidate is.

**Sample Answer:** My biggest weakness is that I am too hard on myself. I am always looking for ways to improve my work and myself, and sometimes I can be too hard on myself when I don't meet my own expectations.

**Question Overview:** This question will help you determine how well a candidate can handle the rigors of a university education.

**Sample Answer:** The most difficult class I've taken so far was advanced linear algebra. I found it difficult to grasp the concepts behind the material and to apply them to problems. However, I was able to learn the material through practice and repetition.

**Question Overview:** This question will help you determine if the candidate is looking for a long-term position.

**Sample Answer:** I see myself as an electrical engineer with your company. I am confident that I will be able to contribute to your company's success and continue to grow in my career.

**Question Overview:** This question will help you determine how well a candidate will fit into the structure of your company.

**Sample Answer:** My most recent project, one in which I worked as the lead, dealt with the acquisition of substation parameters. My team was responsible for calculating voltage and current requirements, temperature variable factors, power requisites and remote GSM communication needs.

**Question Overview:** While this question is not specifically about electrical engineering, it is a good indicator of how well a candidate will fit into the structure of your company.

**Sample Answer:** While I am not opposed to travel and relocation, I would prefer to remain in one location for an extended period of time.

**Question Overview:** While this question is more of a theoretical question, it will help you determine how well a candidate can think on their feet and how well they can explain complex concepts.

**Sample Answer:** The Fourier transform is used to analyze periodic functions. It is also used in digital signal processing.
Answer: The Fourier transform is used to analyze periodic functions. It is also used in digital signal processing.
Answer: The Fourier transform is used to analyze periodic functions. It is also used in digital signal processing.

**Question Overview:** This question is a great way to determine whether the candidate is self-confident, and whether they can articulate their strengths.

**Sample Answer:** I am a hard worker who has proven that I can handle multiple tasks at once. I am also a quick learner who is able to adapt to new situations. I have a great deal of experience in the field, and I have proven that I am able to work well with others.

**Question Overview:** This question is a great way to determine whether a candidate is interested in the position or simply interested in the position.

**Sample Answer:** I am very interested in your company because of its reputation for excellence in the field of electrical engineering. I am also very interested in your company because of its reputation for excellence in the field of electrical engineering.

**Question Overview:** While this question may seem to be a simple one, it is important to determine if the candidate is interested in the field of electrical engineering or if they are simply interested in the microwave engineering aspect.

**Sample Answer:** I am interested in both electrical engineering and microwave engineering. I am most interested in microwave engineering because of the potential for growth and advancement.

**Question Overview:** This question will help you determine if the candidate is passionate about their work.

**Sample Answer:** I am most proud of my work in developing a new method of calculating voltage drop. I am also very proud of my work in developing a new method of calculating power loss in transmission lines.

**Question Overview:** This question is designed to determine how much a candidate knows about the field of electrical engineering.

**Sample Answer:** Substation design is an area of electrical engineering that I am very familiar with. I have worked on substation design projects for several years. I have also taken several courses on the subject matter.

**Question Overview:** The answer to this question will help you determine how well a candidate will fit into the structure of your company.

**Sample Answer:** I am most proud of my ability to work with others. I have always been able to work with people from all walks of life and have been able to help them achieve their goals.

**Question Overview:** This question is one of the most important. It will help you determine whether a candidate is a good fit for your company.

**Sample Answer:** I have experience in the capacity of an industrial engineer, working on projects that have included the design of substations, the installation of new transformers and the repair of existing transformers. I have also worked as a residential electrical engineer, installing and repairing electrical systems in residential homes.

**Question Overview:** This question is designed to determine how a candidate thinks on their feet.

**Sample Answer:** I would first test the power supply to ensure that it was providing a steady voltage. I would then test the coin mechanism to ensure that it was working properly. I would then test the product dispensing mechanism to ensure that it was dispensing product and that the product was not damaged. I would then test the temperature of the vending machine's interior to ensure that it was not too hot or too cold.

**Question Overview:** This question is designed to determine how well a candidate knows your company and the position you're hiring for.

**Sample Answer:** I know that BAE is a leader in the electrical engineering industry, and that your team is responsible for designing and manufacturing electrical equipment.

**Question Overview:** This question will help you determine how a candidate reacts to pressure and how they handle failure.

**Sample Answer:** I once had an assignment that was due in two weeks. I was working on it diligently, but I was not making progress. I decided to take a break and go for a run. While running, I was able to come up with a solution that allowed me to complete my assignment on time.

**Question Overview:** While this question may seem unrelated to electrical engineering, it is an important question to ask. A candidate's response will help you determine how well they handle pressure, and how well they work under stress.

**Sample Answer:** I manage stress by taking a break from my work. I find that taking a walk or going for a run helps me clear my head and return to my work refreshed.

**Question Overview:** This question helps you determine how well a candidate can apply their knowledge to the real world.

**Sample Answer:** I have worked with a wide variety of electronics. I have worked with microcontrollers, digital logic, analog logic, and microprocessors. I have also worked with a variety of sensors including temperature, pressure, and humidity sensors.

**Question Overview:** This question is a great way to determine how honest a candidate is.

**Sample Answer:** I am looking for a company that will allow me to grow as an engineer. I am also looking for a company that will allow me to work on more complex projects.