Cognizant Technology Solutions Programmer Interview Questions

Updated Jul 25, 2015
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    Programmer Analyst Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

    Interview

    Had a brief discussion about the known technology skills and some personality related questions. The overall process was smooth. The interview happened in the university campus and got the offer on the same day.

    Interview Questions

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    Programmer Analyst Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

    Interview

    Had a brief discussion about the known technology skills and some personality related questions. The overall process was smooth. The interview happened in the university campus and got the offer on the same day.

    Interview Questions

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    Programmer Analyst Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

    Interview

    The process started with a eligibility questionnaire, and on selection it was followed by a in person programming round and then a final HR round. On completion of all if they liked the person's aptitude and attitude he or she will be selected. This is normal for both on and off campus.

    Interview Questions

    • About the attitude, relevant subject, programming basics   Answer Question
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    Programmer Analyst Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

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

    Interview

    This is for the Programmer Analyst position at Cognizant Technology Solutions in India. Applied through university's recruiting website. The first round interview was easy. Mostly resume based questions. Tested analytical and problem solving skills.

    Interview Questions

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    Programmer Analyst Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

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

    Interview

    Intial round was the aptitude round Next was Technical round which inolved lot of questions on resume and last round was HR round which included behavioural questions. There were a couple of puzzles ans quizzes asked too.

    Interview Questions

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    Programmer Analyst Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

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

    Interview

    Very Simple. Just speak good.Have a good knowledge on things on your resume. Be confident. Speak about achievements and projects. The overall interview was two parts. One technical and one HR. Technical was ten minutes. HR was five minutes. Never had programming questions. I told them I am average in programming. Overall my communication and confidence inspired them.

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    Programmer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Jersey City, NJ
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions (Jersey City, NJ) in January 2015.

    Interview

    Intial round was the aptitude round.There were a couple of puzzles ans quizzes asked too. There were multiple rounds of interviews to check technical capabilities, business domain understanding, cultural fit, presentation skills, oral communication skills.all interviewers seem to be well- prepared with specific set of questions depending on the job requirement. Have a good knowledge on things on your resume. Be confident. Speak about achievements and projects.

    Interview Questions

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    Programmer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

    Interview

    The hiring and interview process was quite lengthy with multiple interview rounds. The interviews were technical as well as HR related. The difficulty level was good. Initial round was that of aptitude test with fair level of difficulty.

    Interview Questions

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    Programmer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

    Interview

    First step was to appear for a written test that had basic maths and analytical solving problems. After getting shortlisted, appeared for a one on one interview. Questions asked were basic Java programming , database and on projects done in college. Questions were easy enough to answer if the candidate has thorough concepts

    Negotiation

    None

  11.  

    Programmer Analyst Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

    Interview

    Few technical questions from the person's area of interest. Attended interview through campus placements. The interviewer was asking casual questions regarding my academics and examined my resume. The duration of the interview was like 20 to 25 minutes.

    Interview Questions

    • The questions weren't very difficult. Most of them were easy to answer.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    No negotiation phase.

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