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Structural Design Engineer was asked...10 March 2019

Can you draw a triangle whose angles do not add upto 180 degrees?

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Yes. Very small triangles will have angles summing to only a little more than 180 degrees (because, from the perspective of a very small triangle, the surface of a sphere is nearly flat). Less

You are standing on Earth. You walk 1 mile south, one mile west and one mile north. You end up back exactly where you started. Where are you standing? Give all the possible answers.

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one mile west of the initial position you have started

The North Pole and any other points over a circle 1 mile north of the south pole. Less

north pole


Tell us about a situation that...

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Have some situations picked out ahead of time...

In these sorts of interviews you really need to drill down and understand what the interviewer is looking for. A good way to simulate a real interview experience is to do a mock with one of the Boeing Structural Design Engineer experts on Prepfully, rated super strongly on TrustPilot... Less


What is the angle on the clock when it's 5:15?

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I wonder what hand we are talking about and relative to what?


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Tell me about yourself? What Kind of Work I am Doing?

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The Same as asked for.


Will I be going to pursue Masters? Where can I see myself in 5years?

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I said that My current family situation doesn't allow me to go for Masters and also I believe that working on live projects and with an expert team like yours I will certainly gain more experience here than doing a regular M.Tech. 2. To be honest sir I am a life in the present person and 5 years is a long duration but still, If you ask me, I can say that I will certainly learn many new skills and can see myself as handling my own project team. As 5 years is enough time for you to explore many things in this Industry all the roles and responsibility of various individuals and the importance of each group in an organisation. Less


If you know there is a design flaw in a process, but you know that your Lead is ignoring your warnings about the issue, what would be the next several steps you would take with the issue?

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I would appreciate his lead and then I will tell him a short story which will show the design flaw. Less


Tell me of a time when you had to switch directions on a project? How did it turn out?

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half way through senior design project, we totally changed our approach and design to meet the customers expectations and to differentiate ourselves from competing teams. We all received good marks. Less


Describe a time when ___

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utilize the STAR method. Guides available online


The one thing that they had asked was what specific work assignment was I given in my job and how did I complete the task to show that I could perform my job competently.

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After 20 years, multiple planes, and multiple tasks,I had to really think, and with my mind going so fast I did not give a complete answer. I really needed to read that email first. Less

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