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Updated Jul 22, 2014
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Programmer Analyst Interview

Programmer Analyst

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

Interview Details – Selected from On-Campus interview .Day-long process which includes first clearing a general aptitude test followed by one-on-one interview session with recruting officers

Interview Question – Write a code that plays a snake and ladders game   Answer Question


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Programmer Analyst Trainee Interview

Programmer Analyst Trainee

Interviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions

Interview Details – 3 levels..1. Written test
2. Technical interview
3. HR interview

Interview Question – Nothing of that sort. All the questions were as expected.   Answer Question


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Programmer Analyst Interview

Programmer Analyst
Jersey City, NJ

I applied online and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions in December 2012.

Interview Details – I had a first interview by phone. They asked me about what I like to do, my projects, etc. I had a second one at the main office and I was asked about some technical skills and the last one was a personal test.

Interview Question – What is your bigger defect?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – They offered the amount and the conditions and I accepted


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Programmer Analyst Interview

Programmer Analyst

I applied through college or university and interviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

Interview Details – after graduation. One round of interview.


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Programmer Analyst @ Cognizant Technology Solutions Interview

Programmer Analyst @ Cognizant Technology Solutions

Interviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions

Interview Details – i went in to teaneck nj for one day and had 3 seperate interviews. one was for technical, one for social, and one with my recruiter. The technical was logic based, not actual programming languages or anything. Though i did hear that some people got asked actual technical question. The recruiter was very basic, why did you apply here, etc. the personality was basic as well.

Interview Question – What was a situation where you knew you were right but disagreed with a coworker?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – non-negotiable


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Very Easy Interview

Programmer Analyst Trainee Interview

Programmer Analyst Trainee

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

Interview Details – On campus interview; It was so easy and they were expecting only to detail about the projects done. The interview time was only 30 minutes.

Interview Question – No questions were like that   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation


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Easy Interview

Programmer Analyst Interview

Programmer Analyst

I applied through college or university - interviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions in December 2010.

Interview Details – The Interview was for 15 to 20 minutes.First 5 minutes was the general describe about your stuff ( background info). Then basics of Object Oriented Programming Concepts were touched- explaining about Inheritance ,class , objects in a way that a lay man can understand. Then few basic logical codes were asked for me to program. The interview ended with Blackbox ,whitebox and other general testing techniques with an open ended question about how learning should be done at colleges.


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Programmer/Analyst Interview

Programmer/Analyst

Interviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions

Interview Details – i am an old employee of cognizant. i have joined the company in the year 2006.


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Easy Interview

Programmer Analyst Trainee Interview

Programmer Analyst Trainee

I applied through college or university and interviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

Interview Details – It was easy, based on final year projects and other certifications

Negotiation Details – -


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Programmer Analyst Interview

Programmer Analyst

Interviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions

Interview Details – Campus Interview was very simple, nothing that was overly complicated. About 1 week later the campus rep would email you to sit for a interview at the headquarters. On interview day there were several other potentials from different schools, and one by one were called to do interviews with 3 managers (General HR Interview, Technical Interview, and Job fit interview). About two weeks later the offer was extended for a training 1-3 months in the future.

Interview Question – None   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Non negotiable

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