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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at FactSet.

    Interview

    My interview consisted of 3 days of interviews with 9 people. In the interview I was also taken out to lunch (pre-COVID). Not sure how they handle that now. Everyone who took part in the interview process was able to provide feedback to the hiring manager.

    Interview Questions

    • I was asked questions about object oriented programming, ensuring I understood the concepts. My "tests" weren't as focused on testing my knowledge of a specific language. If you are applying for a position that requires database knowledge, you should expect to be asked specific questions that will test your knowledge.   1 Answer

  2.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Interview was a mix of behavioral and technical questions. They want to know your interests to understand if you will be a good fit. Also a prioritizing activity at the end.

    Interview Questions

    • What is a financial sector?   1 Answer
    • Why do you want to work at FactSet?   1 Answer
  3.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at FactSet.

    Interview

    The first round interview is very laid back and casual. Mainly focuses on finding out if your personality fits and looking for communication skills. Interviewer focused on personal skills rather than technical in the first round. Interview lasted about 30 minutes.

    Interview Questions

    • First round interview followed basic personality questions. Question I got was "what is your favorite excel function?"   1 Answer

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    Client Solutions Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Charlotte, NC (US)
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at FactSet (Charlotte, NC (US)).

    Interview

    I applied through Handshake. First round was with a recruiter over the phone. Took a while to hear back about the second round interview. I am currently still in the interview process.

    Interview Questions

    • ask you to talk about financial markets.
      around a 30 to 45 minute phone conversation.   Answer Question

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    P M Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    The interview was conducted. Then the interview was reviewed and they made their judgement.

    The interview was conducted. Then the interview was reviewed and they made their judgement.

    The interview was conducted. Then the interview was reviewed and they made their judgement.

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    Global Client Solutions Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Interview

    Behavioral interview was more than just behavior... know your excel and finance news. The interviewer was super nice. Have questions prepared to ask at the end. Overall, it was an average/hard first interview.

    Interview Questions

    • What is a V-lookup in excel and how do you use it?
      Where do you get your financial news from?
      What is something that has shocked you in finance recently.   Answer Question

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    Client Solutions Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Applied through university jobsite. Then was invited for a 30-min interview. If you pass this section, you will be invited to visit the office you applied to for a 2nd round interview.

    Interview Questions

    • What does Factset do and who are some of their competitors?   Answer Question
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at FactSet.

    Interview

    I applied online via my school's job portal and interviewed on campus following a career fair and information session.

    Two people interviewed me at once at my college's interview center. Some technical, and some behavioral questions.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to work at FactSet?   1 Answer

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at FactSet.

    Interview

    1.
    1.
    1. Met at campus job fair, submitted my resume 2. Interviewed Preliminarily with HR
    3. Technical Interview - difficult and challenging
    4. Flew me to CT headquarters. Interviewed with 3 -4 people.

    Interview Questions


  10. Helpful (1)  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Average. 3 rounds, casual. Excel test and presenting skills test at the end. Present on whatever you want for it. 3 rounds with different levels at company. Also a demo beforehand, ask questions during it because it does matter what that person says about you as well.

    Interview Questions


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