Citi Interview Questions

Updated 24 Sep 2014
Updated 24 Sep 2014
340 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Delhi
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Delhi
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at Citi in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    Apti+coding on amcat...
    Sucks.. because the comapny doesnt consider your coding questions.. takes only your apti scores into consideration. that thing disappointed me. Good for those who have excellent apti and good coding

    Interview Questions
    • Everything is easy if the company puts some sense into recruitment process   View Answer
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Senior Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a day - interviewed at Citi.

    Interview Details

    Got call through job consultant.
    Worst experience ever I had in a interview .
    Interviewer may make mistake but more than 2/3 is totally unheard.
    Most of the questions like "tell me the definition type of questions" more over won't allow you to finish answers.
    If you are preparing for amazon google or ms interviews this place is not for you.
    I feel time is wasted , this review is about a particular interview not of the company,
    Neither I am putting this as frustration for not clearing it, but a junk should be labeled as junk.

    Interview Questions
    • All easy questions , never had time to listen the answer, expects you to tell it as standard 4 students tell multiplication table   Answer Question
    No Offer
  3.  

    Assistant Vice President/Vice President Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Pune
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Pune
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter - interviewed at Citi.

    Interview Details

    1. two telephonic round from Pune - Questions were very good and standard. Interviewer were very good. Mostly question from thread and web service

    2. Telephonic round : US/NY round : very funny round. interview were not able to communicate properly and very bad technical person.

    one funny question :
    1. what is the default data type in Spring

    other question like

    1. what is data base cursor
    2. diff SOAP/REST
    3. difficult problem you have solved etc ..

    i got confused with the standard on interviewer and questions.

    finally , they rejected me.. :-)

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a day - interviewed at Citi.

    Interview Details

    This hiring was for pune location and interview happened in Bangalore.
    I was contacted through a consulting agency, and when i went to the interview location at scheduled time, i was told that it was first come first. I had to wait for 2 hours and then in interview, Interviewer was not even listening. He was more worried about not having lunch at 2 PM. And his behavior was so rude as if he just wanted to get rid of the process.
    Questions asked:
    Tell me about executor framework.
    Difference in Future and Callable.
    Singleton and Decorator pattern.
    How two systems communicate each other?
    I answered all of them but considering his behavior I left the venue after first round.
    Will never ever apply for citi bank in my life.

    No Offer
  6.  

    Credit Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter - interviewed at Citi.

    Interview Details

    personal interview 3rounds

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Analyst/Senior Analyst-Finance @ CITICORP India Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Mumbai
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency - interviewed at Citi.

    Interview Details

    The interview process comprises of preliminary screening and then face to face interview.
    Its difficult to exactly tell how many rounds of face to face interview exist because I could only get to 8 th round.
    I can say this literally every senior person in CITI at Nirlon Park had interviewed me face to face.

    And please note that all rounds are elimination.Once manager will approve it , then your resume flows to another guy who interviews you.If succesful he forward it to third.and it goes like this.

    And guess what you don't even get the feedback.
    In my case consultant was Elixir-Web.When I asked them for feedback , they said they will let me know.Later they called me to know If company contacted me directly.
    Then after 3 months they drop a email to check if CITI directly contacted me and I joined.They dont trust their clients.

    Interview Questions
    • 8 rounds of F-2-F interview in my case.   View Answer
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
  8.  

    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Mumbai
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at Citi.

    Interview Details

    First round was an aptitude test followed by two rounds of PI.
    Post that, again I was called for a third round of interview with them.
    Result is awaited.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
  9. 2 people found this helpful  

    Financial Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Goregaon
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Goregaon
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Citi in January 2013.

    Interview Details

    I was shortlisted through a placement agency. The Interviewer took a Stress Interview. He poker faced asked all questions. No technical questions as such. Although he was quite perturbed about my location and travelling time, since I stay quite far from the office location.

    Interview Questions
    • How long are you willing to wait for the correct job opportunity?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Bangalore
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore
    Application Details

    The process took a day - interviewed at Citi in December 2011.

    Interview Details

    I have given a test for Citi group, their package is 7.5lpa(CTC). The test has no coding questions but contains a lot of reasoning, verbal, aptitude. Please do some practise on the aptitude questions. Some of my friends told me that in the next rounds of interview they asked some data warehousing related stuff(SQL)

    Interview Questions
    • pipe A can fill a cistern in t1 time, B can fill it t2 time. How much time can be taken if both pipes are opened.   View Answer
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  11. 3 people found this helpful  

    Basil III Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 9 months - interviewed at Citi.

    Interview Details

    I applied for this particular position on the CITI career website using a referral link from a friend that works in this deparment. I received an initial call from HR after about a week asking about my skills and why I was interested in the position. After a 20 minute discussion with the HR rep, she advised that she would be in touch. 6 months later, I recevied a call from Citi about this position (which I almost forgot about) and the HR rep said that the department manager was ready to hire and intervieiwng quickly for the position and wanted to be bring me in ASAP to fill the role, so I setup the interview for the following week. A few days later, I recevied an email with instructions on where the building was and when to arrive, etc etc. The interview was with 2 team leads back to back and then the hiring manager in a rotational pattern with each interview lasting around 45 minutes. I spend over 3 hours on 3 different interviews on site with 3 seperate people one on one.

    I was never given an offer, I didnt even receive a reject email or a callback from HR after I left the site (I did send follow up thank you letter by mail). Came to find out that they hired an older vietnam era veteran who can barely do the job. Possibly an affirmitive action military hire, but I will never know (expect this sort of stuff in big conglomerates)....

    Interview Questions
    • The questions where basically about my skills and giving scenarios about work related to the position. The hiring ops manager threw a few quirky questions in like "what is your pet peeve". In my experience, the more advanced the position, the less behavioral questions you will get and more related to skills and job experience.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

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