Barclays Investment Assistant Vice President - IT Interview Questions

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Assistant Vice President, IT Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
Accepted Offer
Neutral Experience
Average Interview

Application

I applied online. The process took 4 daysinterviewed at Barclays Investment (New York, NY).

Interview

Hiring is an ad-hoc process at barclays at least below VP levels. It depends on which group you interview into. You can expect strong coding questions as well as business questions. Depends on what you wrote in your resume.

Interview Questions

  • this is not a difficult question but: Level order traversal of tree was asked.   Answer Question

Negotiation

you should negotiate... definitely... better if you have competing offers...competing offers are easy to match and/or beat for them but they might not negotiate easily without that.

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    Assistant Vice President IT Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Jersey City, NJ
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 6+ weeksinterviewed at Barclays Investment (Jersey City, NJ) in January 2011.

    Interview

    easy and a cake walk for any individual with minimum of knoeledge. ANyone taking your interview is below average.

    Interview Questions

    • Most difficult question: Explain embedded question lemma   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    tedious

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    Assistant Vice President, IT Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Barclays Investment (New York, NY) in December 2009.

    Interview

    3 rounds interview. In first round of interview, first meet with hiring manager. Then following with 2 technical interview. Each one take around 1 hour. After that, wait one week for second round interview. Then continue with one technical interview and one personality interview. After that, wait another week for 3rd round interview. Still come with one technical interview and one personality interview.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    done by recruiter.

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    Assistant Vice President - IT Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    2 face to face meeting, very little questions asked a few brain teaser to solve

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    none

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    Assistant Vice President, IT Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Interview, then notified of offer within 2 to 3 weeks

    Interview Questions

    • Write a function for figuring out whether or not a number is prime.   Answer Question
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    Assistant Vice President - IT Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Barclays Investment in May 2011.

    Interview

    They expect you to be the best subject matter expert. For a developer, you will be asked textbook concepts plus some critical thinking. Don't worry, you won't use them once you're in.

    Interview Questions

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    Assistant Vice President - IT Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Singapore (Singapore)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Barclays Investment (Singapore (Singapore)) in September 2010.

    Interview

    The process is fast as it takes only a day. Met the peer, hiring manager and also the hiring manager boss on the same day

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    They offered a good package, hence no negotiations is required

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