It’s important to be able to articulate your ideal job. Not just for personal reasons, but also for when you’re asked about it in interviews.
Ideally, your response to the question should reference some elements of the job at hand. Wrap up your response with something like this: my dream job would be to __ for __ in a position that would allow me to __ and __.
Your dream job will be the intersection of your skills, interests, and values, so :
Focus on an industry in your response to the question.
Frame your answer around your ideal company culture and work environment.
Give a sense of what your career values are and…
… Aim for something that’ll enable you to be your true self at all times and not waste energy.