(Who is Allen? Allen – QA Analyst and Programmer since 1985 seeking Quality Assurance Tester job)
Terry: Tell me about the circumstances under, which you left your last position.
Allen: There was a layoff of about 200 people and I was one of them.
Here’s how I would rate this answer . . .
Q2. Why did you leave your last job? – ALLEN QUICK RATING – B
Good, not bitter and sounds like a lot of people were affected, but could establish even more context that not related to your performance.