Goldman Sachs Analyst Interview Questions

Updated 14 Sep 2014
Updated 14 Sep 2014
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Had an technical and HR round interview on same day at bangalore office EGL. This was for experienced candidates. The interview was scheduled @12 pm but they called us only at 2 PM . The questions were simple easy to crack HR was more a formality. But dont get the reason on what they select the candidates

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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    The interview process included a couple of case studies and very technical questions about the previous job and the work done.

    Interview Questions
    • Which JAVA API did you use in your previous job?   View Answer
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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    0. A lot of discussion about my under grad college,its campus,hostel life,( even food quality !!). Then why not Phd-difference in academiic and corporate life etc etc?
    1. What is outlier? Why we are concerned about them - give a situation ? How to detect it? 2008 crisis-extreme value theory?
    2. What do you mean by lift chart?
    3. Stability of a system? Describe eigenvalues and eigenvectors?
    4. What do you mean by Factor Analysis?
    5. logistic regression? how to estimate its parameters? how to know whether it is a good model or not? Give an example of it.
    6. When is a PDE parabolic? Methods to solve PDE numerically? Explain Finite Difference Method
    7.Describe CLT?
    8. How to Estimate parameters of ARIMA model?What is ACF?

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    Analyst Interview

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

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Goldman Sachs.

    Interview Details

    Campus Recruitment. Had 1 written test, HR interview and then 2 interviews at GS office.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing specific. Just some basic Finance/Accounting questions.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    It was a standard compensation for all Campus grads. But they pay the best salaries to freshers compared to other companies.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Analyst Interview

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

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Goldman Sachs.

    Interview Details

    The hiring rounds are competitive and lengthy in terms of time taken for the interviews. They are also interesting and challenging with some questions such as - How would you sell water?. Overall an amazing interview experience

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Goldman Sachs in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    company presentation, the company does not want any experienced person, 30 minutes aptitude test was conducted after the presentation, 1-1 interview general is conducted for the candidates who cleared the aptitude test, 2-1 interview technical and general is conducted in the next day for who cleared the 1st round interview, 2-1 interview technical is conducted for the final selection.

    Interview Questions
    • since i didn't attend the final round, all the questions were common and general.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    The interview process for the post of analyst in the above company was a very well structured interview process with many rounds of interview. Questions related to personal life, leadership skills, team building and suitability to culture are prominent types. Knowledge of current affairs and about the company plays a major role too.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Goldman Sachs.

    Interview Details

    HR Round followed by 4 other rounds with different stakeholders in the Dept.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Analyst Interview

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

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Goldman Sachs in July 2013.

    Interview Details

    first round: MCQs on aptitude and technical followed by a couple of programs and an essay on 'why I am the best fit for GS'
    second round: Group Discussion on a given situation the group is put.
    The second round is followed by interviews.During the interview process the candidate's resume is studied by the interviewers and a lot of questions were asked on it.

    Interview Questions
    • Explain certain OOPS concept (which they will decide) without using technical terms?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    1.Resume shortlisting 2. 1st round interview with Senior analysts / Associates 3. 2nd round interview with VP (No HR round)

    Interview Questions
    • Questions generally related to accounting concepts, valuation, summer internship & a few guesstimates.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No salary negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

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