Qualys Interview Questions

Updated Jul 2, 2015
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    Technical Account Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Qualys (Redwood City, CA) in June 2015.

    Interview

    Phones screens, multiple, then followed by a presentation to CEO and other execs. The interviewers tried to pick apart the presentation. Be prepared with what ever you present. They will ask!

    Interview Questions

    • How would you handle a man in the middle attack or a SQL injection attack.   1 Answer
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    Software QA Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Qualys (Redwood City, CA) in June 2015.

    Interview

    Connected by hiring manager after 2 days of applying online. Got phone screened. And was called onsite. Everything happened with 2 weeks. The interview process was quit usual. First round telephonic with basic networking, Linux and behavioral questions. Second round onsite, a panel of 6 interviewers asked questions related to networking, Linux and OS concepts. After 2 days I was called for 3rd round. This with directors, development team and couple of others. Was offered the job after a week.

    Interview Questions

    • Linux /proc related, basic networking protocols and shell scripting, but I preferred python.   Answer Question

    Reasons for Declining

    Got another offer that closely matched by goals and expectations.

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    Technical Account Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source – interviewed at Qualys.

    Interview

    Initial phone screening, 1st interview with multiple people over couple hours. Second interview was more of a formality to negotiate details of employment offer. Straight forward, concise, good questions, good process.

    Interview Questions

    • Nothing crazy, good technical and sales type questions that determine intangible elements as well as face value information.   Answer Question
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    Technical Account Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Redwood City, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Qualys (Redwood City, CA) in September 2012.

    Interview

    Phone screening done by Sales manager, covered technical skills and industry knowledge Face to face interview with 5 people: Technical Account Managers and Senior Account Managers: Technical questions, work under pressure questions, time management skill questions, activities outside of work, ability to articulate complex technical questions to non technical customers

    Interview Questions

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    Vuln/Security Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA
    Declined Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Qualys (Redwood City, CA) in April 2011.

    Interview

    Phone call with manager followed by onsite @ Redwood City , CA Traveled to Redwood city, CA Panel interview - more of getting to know each other with the team. 1:1 - too many redundant questions that were already asked//discusses before. 50% experience | 50% technical

    Interview Questions

    • XSS , CSRF , SQL Injection , puzzle (water jug) , writing simple regex , scripting TLS/SSL etc   Answer Question

    Reasons for Declining

    Unprofessional upper management.

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    Engineering Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Redwood City, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Qualys (Redwood City, CA) in September 2009.

    Interview

    technical questions, programming, database questions and design questions

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    I was not able to negotiate at all.

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    QA Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Declined Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Qualys in May 2009.

    Interview

    Interview Process was tough for a QA position. Had a phone interview with the Dir of QA team. Received an email from hiring manager next day. Scheduled interview the same week. Had 8 people interviewed from different teams (Dev, QA). They all discussed about me while I was still sitting in the room. Last interview was with Dir. again and he only asked about joining date and salary offer.

    Reasons for Declining

    very low salary offer

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    Asked all basics questions of computer science. They check the fundamentals.

    Negotiation

    It totally depends who is more desparate

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