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PwC Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Apr 14, 2014

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Software Engineer Interview

Software Engineer

I applied through a staffing agency and interviewed at PwC.

Interview Details Direct f2f interview : started with the project : like did u participate in the requirement meetings, what is your role in the project. In what phase your project is?

Interview Question – Multithreading question   Answer Question

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Analyst - Transfer Pricing Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Calcutta

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at PwC in June 2013.

Interview Details Technical round.

Interview Question – Questions based on your articleship experience. Questions from accounts, indirect tax and financial management.   Answer Question

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Quality Assurance Automation Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Bangalore

I applied through a staffing agency and the process took a day - interviewed at PwC in December 2013.

Interview Details I was referred through staffing agency. Had 1 round of technical interview. But I haven't got any update from them yet. Been 1 week now. Anybody have any idea about these delay

Interview Question – Interview was not tough. Was asked questions on my CV and experience   Answer Question

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Software Engineer Interview

Software Engineer
Bangalore

I interviewed at PwC in December 2013.

Interview Details Was referred. Interview was of 2 online tests and 2 technical rounds. All went fine and HR said offer will be sent soon. For nearly two weeks HR kept saying offer will be rolled out soon.
Then one fine day, she ask me to come on a weekday to their office. There a manager took interview for 10 mins and said you can go home. The HR did not even say what happened.
When i contacted her, says you did not clear.
The why did they lie in the first place.
Worst experience.

Interview Question – Will you work in maintenance project.   Answer Question

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Senior Consultant Interview

Senior Consultant

Interviewed at PwC

Interview Details Straight forward process not much delays.
Senior level interviews are puzzling. They get cranky on a slight slip from your end and they go for “next”.

Interview Question – thinks which you have not worked on   Answer Question

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Technical Lead Interview

Technical Lead
Bangalore

I applied through a staffing agency and the process took a day - interviewed at PwC in September 2013.

Interview Details HR round, followed by Technical Round and then Senior Management Round

Interview Question – Most questions were general but some questions were like 2-3 years experienced for a lead position   View Answer

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Consultant Interview

Consultant
Calcutta

I applied through college or university and the process took 2 days - interviewed at PwC.

Interview Details Campus Selection.
The process consisted of three rounds:

1. The Written Test: This test is tougher than the average aptitude tests conducted by most companies looking for consultants. It consisted of quants, LR and Verbal.
2. Technical Interview: Basic questions on programming
3. HR interview

Interview Question – I was asked to take an interview of the interviewer himself.   View Answers (2)

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Consultant Interview

Consultant

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at PwC in January 2013.

Interview Details 3 round interview process for campus hiring
1. Group Discussion : Focus areas communication skills, group dynamics
2. Case Analysis: Case describing issues faced by a manufacturing co. Analyse for possible approaches for driving down costs, followed by interview largely CV based
3. Partner interview: Fit interview, stress , CV based

Interview Question – You are at client site, need to go home for some personal emergency but your manager is not releasing you   Answer Question

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Consultant Interview

Consultant
Calcutta

I applied online and the process took 5 days - interviewed at PwC in April 2013.

Interview Details I got a call from the HR.

Interview Question – Though it was a QA interview but questions were from all parts starting from java to networking.   Answer Question

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Consultant Interview

Consultant
Calcutta

I applied through a staffing agency and the process took 1 week - interviewed at PwC in January 2013.

Interview Details technical round-questions asked as per cv.
managerial round- general questions like willing to travel, marital status etc
hr discussion

Interview Question – nothing difficult, but was lengthy.interviewer covered almost everything written in CV   Answer Question

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