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QA Analyst Interview (Negative Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online - interviewed at FactSet in July 2014.
Interview Details writen followed by techniacal if u qualif the return exam in techniacal they asked to talk something to check your communication moreever anaylyst is for recruiting purpose in factset as hr said
Research Analyst Interview (Neutral Experience; Easy Interview)
I applied through a recruiter and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at FactSet.
Interview Details written test for 1hour on english grammer and sentence correction, reasoning, finance related questions
hr - based on ur resume about ur hobbies and personal introduction
manager round-- about shift timings and questions on finance
top level manager
AppQa Associate I Interview (Neutral Experience; Average Interview)
I applied through another source and the process took 2 days - interviewed at FactSet in February 2014.
Interview Details FACTSET Ques paper pattern for Round I: Aptitude
Essay: u will be given time of 15min to write an essay on the topic given. do not write mistake keep things simple and use some gud sentences.
1 or 2 ques on Number series and letter series, number abd letter analogies.coding and decoding,may be 1 problm on blood relations.time and work, averages,profit loss partnerships, ratio and proportion,...time and distance.
1 passage, finding errors, arrange the sentence
NOTE: Usually u need to write Essay then bubble the answers on the same sheet (Essay n objective)
also prepare some other topics of Aptitude simple and general topics from any blog say indiabix.com
Round II: JAM.u will be given a topic on the spot n u hav to speak for 15-20sec thats it.be confident while u speak,
Round III: HR. u will be asked mainly about any knowledge on Regression Testing, diff b/w Regression and Real Testing. some personal ques.
if u get thru this, then u will be scheduled for next rounds on the day following it(next day)
Round IV: Technical I(by Team Lead). they will ask only on ur essay and Real REgression Testing. some basic testing, they wont ask any deep ques on testing
Round V: Technical II(by Team Lead). same as Round IV
Equity Research Analyst Interview (Neutral Experience; Difficult Interview)
I applied through a recruiter and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at FactSet in August 2012.
Interview Details 3 Rounds before i had only 2 round first round written second round is HR but now second round is GD and 3rd round is Hr where you will ask all finance related questions
Interview Question – More than 20 questions Answer Question
Negotiation Details – 1,790000 PA
Research Analyst Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at FactSet in February 2013.
Interview Details It was good. Had two rounds of interview. First one was the aptitude and the second was screening.
Interview Question – General accounting questions and few out of pocket ones Answer Question
Software Engineer Interview (Neutral Experience; Difficult Interview)
I interviewed at FactSet in August 2013.
Interview Details The process was basic starting with a written test and then 3 round of interview. One technical, one puzzle and one Fit Interview
Interview Question – What are monitors in OS Answer Question
Research Associate Interview (Negative Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at FactSet in February 2014.
Interview Details 1.written test 2. technical round 3. Hr roound. (they don'r start interview process as per scheduled time).
Interview Question – what is PTP,EBIT,EBITDA,CAPEX,EPS? View Answer
Software Engineer Interview (Positive Experience; Difficult Interview)
I applied through a recruiter and the process took 2 days - interviewed at FactSet in May 2012.
Interview Details 1. Telephonic technical : Very methodical, questions within a closed domain. Domains which you chose you are strong in.
2. Office Campus Interview Round 1 : General Analytical questions.
4. Office Campus Interview Round 3 : SQL questions.
5. Office Campus Interview Round 4 : Puzzles
6. Office Campus Interview Round 4 : General Programming concepts including knowledge on Object oriented design paradigm, SDLC. Previous project knowledge.
7. HR round was informational, little negotiation. Hopefully you will not need to negotiate :)
Interview Question – What would you do to create your own .net language similar to C# Answer Question
Very Difficult Interview
QA Automation Engineer Interview (Positive Experience; Very Difficult Interview)
I applied through a recruiter and the process took a day - interviewed at FactSet in December 2013.
Interview Details written test, vocabulary test, technical round, personal interview
Interview Question – technical question Answer Question
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