Greylock Partners Interview Questions

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Interview Experience (6%)

The Interview Experience is a score from 1 star (very negative) to 5 stars (very positive) generated based on the Interview Insights at this company.

The number you see in the middle of the doughnut pie chart is the simple average of these scores. If you hover over the various sections of the donut, you will see the % breakdown of each score given.

The percentile score in the title is calculated across the entire Company Database and uses an adjusted score based on Bayesian Estimates (to account for companies that have few interview insights). Simply put, as a company gets more reviews, the confidence of a "true score" increases so it is pulled closer to its simple average and away from the average of the entire dataset.

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Interview Difficulty (8%)

The Interview Difficulty is a score ranging from very difficult (red) to very easy (green) generated based on the Interview Insights at this company.

The number you see in the middle of the doughnut pie chart is the simple average of these scores. The higher the number, the more difficult the interviews on average. If you hover over the various sections of the doughnut, you will see the % breakdown of each score given.

The percentile score in the title is calculated across the entire Company Database and uses an adjusted score based on Bayesian Estimates (to account for companies that have few interview insights). Simply put, as a company gets more insights, the confidence of a "true score" increases so it is pulled closer to its simple average and away from the average of the entire data set.

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  • Average
  • Difficult
  • Very Difficult

Interviews at Greylock Partners

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Summer Associate Intern
Year 2019
Job Title Summer Associate Intern
Group/Division Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT)
Location Palo Alto
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Interview Questions & Answers - Greylock Partners Examples

Senior Associate Interview - Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT)

Anonymous interview candidate in Palo Alto
Interviewed: May 2019
Outcome
No Offer
Interview Source
Employee Referral
Length of Process
2-3 months
Application
1 on 1 Interview
Interview
Went in person to chat with General partner for an hour. He asked about the general interest, focus areas and went into specifics about a few deals.
Interview Questions
Which investment we've made you don't disagree with, why and why not? Extreme Programming works well when you implement all of its practices. Most of the practices by themselves have too many flaws to be very effective. Each practice by itself may even have more disadvantages than advantages.

But all of the practices together work well. Why? For each practice, there are other practices that obviate its flaws. Wheels by themselves just roll a bit and fall over. But when you connect them to a car, the entire system can get you from Boston to San Francisco.

The practices in The Human Equation also work well when you implement them all. You can’t offer extensive training if you plan to lay people off when times are tough. That’s just a good way to waste money on training. You can’t offer employment security if you don’t hire new employees very selectively and if you don’t terminate the ones that aren’t effective.