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Updated 15 Apr 2015
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    Senior QA Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Yahoo.

    Interview

    Very good hiring process. They take care good care of people who come for interview. They asked questions on Unix, Java, Testing concepts and Selenium. Also asked questions on analytical skills, behavioural questions, solving puzzles

    Interview Questions

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    Systems Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    No Offer

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Yahoo.

    Interview

    written test,programming test,2 technical interviews followed by hr.the written test will be easy,programming round will be tough.the technical rounds will depand on the person interviewing u,its not impossible to crack.

    Interview Questions

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    Senior Engineering Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    Discussed many technical questions. Past projects, architecture, detailed design pattern discussions An hour long session to build a system from scratch.
    Many rounds of interview covering soft skills, presentation skills, leadership attributes, team management, talent acquisition, handling outsourced work were asked

    Interview Questions

    • Walk me through a employee let-go scenario in your team   Answer Question
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    Senior Software Engineer - QE Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a weekinterviewed at Yahoo (Bangalore).

    Interview

    1 Telephonic round. 4 Face to Face rounds. 1 Telecon with SNV counterpart.
    Telephonic was around 1 hour, asked a lot of questions on testing and what I have been working on. Face to face interview: 1st round with a lead, 2nd round - manager, 3rd round with the director, 4th round HR, 5th round with SNV counterpart.

    Interview Questions

    • Most of the questions were related to my contributions.   Answer Question
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    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at Yahoo (Bangalore).

    Interview

    resume for shared by the recruiter with Yahoo! HR. Recruiter confirmed the date and time for the interview. Had one interview and got through. HR shared salary details a few days later and the offer was made.

    Negotiation

    The annual increments are negligible. Negotiate as much as possible while taking the job.

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    Senior QA Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Yahoo (Bangalore).

    Interview

    Interview process was there for a month
    I underwent 3 telephonic rounds and 2 technical rounds followed by a HR Round
    Interview process was smooth

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Compensation was good enough ..

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    Program Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Yahoo in February 2013.

    Interview

    Initial communication - mail communication - asked to send resume and answeres of few questions.
    Planned - Interview was rescheduled as the person who was supposed to take interview was working from home. I was waiting for call. When contacted - rescheduled for next day

    Interview Questions

    • - It was intial screen interview- No difficult / unespected question.
      - Given a senerio and asked how you will set up a team?
      - Asked if worked in Agile or not - which was clearly mentioned in Resume
      - Asked about hands on experience
      - No questions on profile. Interview lasted for 10-12 mins only .
      - At end I asked question about required job details -got brief answer. Asked related 2nd question - no answer and interview was closed.
       
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    Senior Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Yahoo (Bangalore) in December 2012.

    Interview

    2 - written Rounds(1objective+one programming round)
    4 Round interview(3 technical+1 hr)

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    no such phase

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    Operations Lead Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 6+ weeksinterviewed at Yahoo (Bangalore).

    Interview

    Initial communication was through an email. Contacted by the recruiter by phone. Attended written aptitude and communication tests. After making it through, had 3 operations round and 1 senior manager round followed by an HR discussion round

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Was not able to negotiate.

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    Software Development Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Delhi
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Yahoo (Delhi) in August 2012.

    Interview

    Campus recuritment

    Interview Questions

    • how a packet is delivered from one process to another ?   1 Answer

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