What interests you about this job opening?
Why this question is being asked: To know the reason you applied for this particular job. The interviewer wants to know if you are especially interested in this position, or are just looking for any job without a Specific draw to this company.
Strategy: Provide specific reasons as to why this job interests you at this time and is an excellent fit.
Sample answer: My experience in research has built to this point. Given the cutting edge techniques used by your company and your place as an industry leader, I know that by working here I can contribute and grow to become a mutual partner in success with your company.
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