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10 Questions to Ask When Applying for a Remote Job

Hannah Hearth
May 15, 2019 · 5 min read

1. Is your team (A) remote-first, (B) office-first with a large remote group, or (C) am I one of the only remote employees?

2. If you have an office, what are the differences between office-goers and remote employees?

3. What is your on-boarding experience for remote employees?

4. How often do we meet in person?

5. When do you communicate via asynchronous chat vs. video call?

6. How do you work on highly collaborative projects together remotely?

7. How do your company values manifest themselves in your remote culture practices?

8. How do your employees get to know each other on a personal level remotely?

9. What hours will I be expected to keep, given timezone differences?

10. Do most of your chats happen in private or public Slack channels?

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