TIAA is a financial services organization, that provides products such as performance data, banking and loans. The company is headquartered in NYC, with offices in Illinois, Michigan and all over the U.S.
Why Would You Want to Work There?
Because it is a big company with collaborative culture, that offers advancement opportunities and many benefits.
TIAA’s Available Positions
Among the open positions are:
Financial Consultant, Core Market in Pasadena, CA
Citrix Systems Administrator in Charlotte, NC
Senior Consultant, Enterprise CI in Charlotte, NC
Institutional Retirement - Associate Financial Consultant in San Francisco or Oakland, CA
Recruitment Process at TIAA
The hiring process changes according to the role you applied for, your experience and other factors. Also, note that the interviewing progress might be long. This breakdown will help you prepare for the process:
Application: First, verify that your resume is updated and edited. Then, apply online or through college or university.
Interviews: There might be several rounds: Video interview, and onsite interviews with several directors, or team members. To prepare, read up about the company and highlight important parts in your resume.
Assessments: You might be asked to take several exams.
TIAA’s Aptitude Tests
You might be required to take some (or all) of the following assessments:
Personality: Assess you work-related traits, such as behavior, strengths, weaknesses, are you more of a team player than dominant, etc.
SJT: In the situational judgment test you are asked about various scenarios. The purpose is to get an image of your problem-solving skills.
Abstract (or Figural) Reasoning: Evaluates your understanding and analysis of visual information.
Verbal Reasoning: Examines your grammar and vocabulary.
Mathematical Reasoning: Math questions that evaluate your quantitative thinking.