Hewitt Associates
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www.hewittassociates.com Lincolnshire, IL 5000+ Employees

Hewitt Associates Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Mar 14, 2014
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Software Developer Interview

Software Developer

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Hewitt Associates.

Interview Details Not very transparent. Also the compensation is too low.

Interview Question – As freshers there was no such unexpected or difficult question. Questions were around the basics of programming.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Nope as freshers we weren't able to negotiate.

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Team Member Interview

Anonymous Employee
Noida

I applied through a recruiter and the process took a day - interviewed at Hewitt Associates in February 2013.

Interview Details HR Round
Written Round
Manager Round

Interview Question – Interview was simple   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – HR told maxium they would provide me is 15k

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Systems Configuration Analyst Interview

Systems Configuration Analyst
Gurgaon, Haryana

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Hewitt Associates in January 2008.

Interview Details 1 technical round to access problem solving skill, basic knowledge of SQL , communication skills followed by general HR round

Interview Question – Were keen on analyzing of one has bend towards programming or if you are looking for highly technical job.   View Answer

Negotiation Details – no negotiation

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Programmer Analyst Interview

Programmer Analyst
Delhi

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Hewitt Associates in February 2008.

Interview Details Smooth and Quick

Interview Question – Quantative   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – I was a fresher so no negotiations were done.

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Senior Administrative Assistant Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Gurgaon, Haryana

I applied online and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Hewitt Associates in October 2011.

Interview Details first i received phone call from placement agency. then i was called for interview at gurgaon. they asked me the queries abt my job profile and how i was handling my work in my previous job. what procedure i follow there to get things done. about my team my seniors , our coordination. then we talked my salary package.

Interview Question – we have very big costumers can you handle them ?   View Answers (2)

Reason for Declining – did not negotiated salary

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Setup Configurations Analyst Interview

Setup Configurations Analyst
Gurgaon, Haryana

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Hewitt Associates in February 2010.

Interview Details First round was written, with analytical/ mathematical puzzles 20-30 questions, not that difficult standard RS Aggarwal questions.

Second round was Personnel interview, it was more of analytical ability test , with communication skills and how you present yourself, With brief technical and background details was asked analytic ability puzzles 5-6, to check approach.

After second round,there was another round of personal interview. This was confirmatory round where more tougher analytic puzzles were asked, was able to solve all.

All above three rounds were elimination, after third round there was a HR round where offer letter was given on spot.

Interview Questions

  • How you divide a face of clock , by using 2 straight lines(dividing it into 3 sections) so that sum of all the numbers in one section is equal for all three sections   View Answer
  • A rope burns full length at constant rate taking 60 minutes. How you measure 40 minutes without any aid of measurement.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – There was no negotiation as standard package was offered.

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CES Interview

Anonymous Employee
Gurgaon, Haryana

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Hewitt Associates in January 2010.

Interview Details More focused on attitude,sql, stablity & Iq of the candidate.HR round is just for formality.

Interview Question – Find top 5 earning employees name from a table?   Answer Question

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Process Developer Interview

Anonymous Employee
Gurgaon, Haryana

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Hewitt Associates in November 2009.

Interview Details Interview call, 1:1 interview, Written Aptiude Test, Offer Letter.

Interview Question – why do you want to leave your current employer?   Answer Question

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QA Analyst Interview

QA Analyst
Gurgaon, Haryana

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Hewitt Associates in November 2009.

Interview Details phone interview, 1:1, interview with QA Manager, Interview with Group Delivery manager

Interview Question – tell me a situation when you have to take a decision on behalf of your senior TL as a situation arises that you cant get hold of any senior one and you have to take a decision?   Answer Question

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Senior Software Engineer Interview

Anonymous Employee
Bangalore

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 3 months - interviewed at Hewitt Associates in January 2010.

Interview Details First i got a call from the hr to attend F2F interview.It was my first round.
Mainly they asked basics. i got the interview feedback after 1 month
Then they did telephonic round from their main facility gurgaon.
My 3rd round was salary discussion rounds( apparently), however they did technical too
my 4th round was managerial round again in that again technical+ hr rounds happened.
At last i got offer

Interview Questions

Negotiation Details – It was as good as any other company. But some how i felt they had some standards and they would not gove more than that

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