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Interviews at Point72

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    Internship Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Point72 Asset Management invites you to participate in a digital interview, the next step in our candidate screening process. A digital interview is an interview in which you record video responses to a series of pre-recorded questions asked by the Point72 team.

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    Data Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Interview

    Got invited to a Hacker Rank assessment. The timing and level of details in the questions does not make sense. I invite their own data scientists to take the same assessment to see whether they can finish it on time.

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    • circles intersect or not with lots of unnecessary details added

      one SQL question

      office setup question (dont remember)

      change date format to Quarterly   Answer Question
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    Data Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Interview

    Long but fair interview process. Met with several employees from analyst to management level. Both fit and job specific questions. Had to show up multiple times to office concluding with presentation to group

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    • Asked to prepare project and present to current employees   Answer Question

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    Academy Program Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    First just submit a resume online. After a week i got a hirevue with questions to prepare ahead of time, first round HR interview 45 minutes, and then head of campus recruitment interview. I think they send out interviews on a weekly basis

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    Investment Banking Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Interview

    You have to record a video on HireVue and you only get 2 attempts so if you mess up you can not go back. The interview only consisted of two questions.

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    2021 Point72 Academy Summer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    You will be asked two questions. You should prepare your answer by writing down your response. It is acceptable to read from a prepared document while verbally recording your answer

    Interview Questions

    • Company A sells paper coffee cups to all Caribou Coffee locations in the US. Company B sells dinner plates to Applebee’s in the US. Company A charges $1 for a pack of 100 cups and Company B charges $3 for 1 dinner plate. Tell us exactly what information you would need to determine whether Company A or Company B has higher annual revenue and explain how you would calculate these two figures.

      What is one industry you think will be gone in 15 years? Answer the question using the following guidelines:
      Identify at least one company in this industry and explain why their business will not succeed over time
      How will consumers of this product/service evolve
      How will the competitive landscape evolve and in what time frame
      What, if anything, could the industry do to prevent becoming obsolete?   Answer Question

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    DataEngineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY (US)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Point72 (New York, NY (US)) in September 2020.

    Interview

    Assessments on Coding and Logic followed by Video Interviews.
    Coding questions on Hacker Rank with various tests on Data Structures concepts, Statistics, Automated Graphs, regression testing, machine learning concepts, and will be based on your position

    Interview Questions

    • Questions will be on Algorithms mostly logical and you can code on any language   Answer Question
    • Not went to the Video round though   Answer Question
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    Summer Externship Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Interview

    Case study involving modeling revenues for two hypothetical companies to determine which one would be more profitable. Video interview that you needed to record by a certain time/date. Very well-communicated interview process. Aptitude test and test with technical questions were required to be completed by certain time/date.

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Phone conversation to begin with, which typically lasts about 30 minutes. After that, if in the area, candidates may head into the office to meet the team and get to learn what working there may be like.

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    Academy Summer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Point72 in August 2020.

    Interview

    1) Application on Point72's website
    2) HireVue with questions provided in advance
    3) 1st round interview with member of HR
    4) 2nd round interview with higher-ranking member of HR
    5) Superday with members of the investment team

    Interview Questions

    • What's a stock you're following? It doesn't have to be a proper stock pitch.   Answer Question
    • How is COVID impacting your stock pitch company's businesses?   Answer Question
    • Which risk factors do your stock pitch company's businesses face?   Answer Question
    • What was a time when you were wrong?   Answer Question
    • What feedback have you gotten on a team project in the past?   Answer Question

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