I applied through college or university and the process took 3 months - interviewed at Microsoft in January 2014.
Interview Details – On-campus interview, then called onto Redmond campus for a full day of interviews.
Interview Question – Similar to questions on glassdoor, careercup and cracking the coding interview. How to test a vending machine. Answer Question
Interviewed at Microsoft
Interview Details – online resume submission, telephonic, on-site
Interview Question – Most question were moderate to difficult. Answer Question
I applied through college or university and the process took 2 months - interviewed at Microsoft in January 2010.
Interview Details – I dropped my resume at campus fair and went to Seattle for a group interview.
There 4 rounds of interview. 2 of them are coding and the other 2 rounds are testing.
Interview Question – how to test onenotes Answer Question
I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Microsoft in September 2013.
Interview Details – Standard interview
Interview Question – Look up career cup Answer Question
Negotiation Details – I didnt do any
I applied through college or university and the process took 6 months - interviewed at Microsoft.
Interview Details – Hiring process took about 5 months. First interview was on campus at my university and covered behavioral and one technical question. Second interview was 2 hours on campus with 2 seperate interveiwers both covering technical questions. Flew me to Redmond, WA for final interview with 4 different interviewers. Offer given 2 hours later.
Interview Question – Implement a Find-Replace function given a string of text, search string, and replace string. Also a seemingly simple question became very difficult and complex when looked at through the eyes of a tester. A question involved writting a function to classify a triangle given its side lengths. View Answer
Negotiation Details – Given one week to accept offer deadline. Terms were very favorable and I accepted on the spot.
I applied online and the process took 3 months - interviewed at Microsoft in February 2014.
Interview Details – Microsoft recruiter came to UW for on campus interview, I got an email telling me that I get through the first interview and would be scheduled the final interview.
Later on I got another email asking me whether I would like to switch to interview SDET position, I prefer to wait for SDE, thus I wait for another 1.5 month for the final interview.
Interview Question – Please implement a memory allocate function Answer Question
I applied through an employee referral - interviewed at Microsoft in February 2012.
Interview Details – I was contacted by the recruiter and she asked me very basic technical question regarding classes and objects. I was flown to Dubai where I had 4 interviews 45 minutes long. The experience was incredible and they made us feel comfortable. I had a very positive experience.
I applied through college or university and the process took 2 months - interviewed at Microsoft.
Interview Details – 1 on campus
they will reimburse our travel expenses
timing is also very important
Interview Question – final round onsite interview was probably the group manager which you will be seleted on, so don't fail it Answer Question
I applied through college or university and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Microsoft in September 2013.
Interview Details – First round was on campus, 1:1 interview. Questions from my resume and then one coding question. How will you merge two sorted arrays in sorted order? Second array has enough space to hold both arrays. Interviewer was helpful and provided hints whenever possible. Was also asked to write good test cases after coding the solution.
Interview Question – merge two sorted arrays in sorted order? View Answer
I interviewed at Microsoft in March 2010.
Interview Details – The interview process was very standard. There were four interviewers, all managers, for an hour each. The questions asked were all standard algorithm questions. Fifteen minutes after the last interview, I received an offer. The recruiter than handled the rest.
Interview Question – Find two numbers that sum to zero in a list. View Answer
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