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S&P Capital IQ Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jun 23, 2014

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Testing Quality Analyst Interview

Testing Quality Analyst

Interviewed at S&P Capital IQ

Interview Details – Appeared for a aptitude test,cleared it then went for a HR interview.............waiting for my result

Interview Question – only simple HR interview was there   Answer Question


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Business Analyst Interview

Business Analyst

Interviewed at S&P Capital IQ

Interview Details – Call for interview based on review of the CV.
Round one - short interview asking basic and general questions.
Round two - detailed written test. There were different sections - GK, writing business reports based on a detailed write up given about a particular fictional company and answering questions after analysis of business reports.
Round three - technical interview.

Interview Question – Most difficult was writing the business report based on a detailed write up given about the company in question.   Answer Question


No Offer

Positive Experience

Software Engineer Interview

Software Engineer

I applied through an employee referral and interviewed at S&P Capital IQ.

Interview Details – At first I spoke to HR, very brusk. Asking about past experience, expected pay, what technologies I was most comfertable with. Then I had a phone interview with team lead. Very friendly, looking for lots of questions. Scheduled a technical interview. Basic array manipulation and algorythms questions. Said they were not sure I was a good fit yet but that they looked forward to heering from me in the future with more experience under my belt.

Interview Question – In an nxn grid of ones and zeros, turn all squares in a manhattan distance of k from any 1 into 1s, yielding an algorythm of complexity O(n2).   Answer Question


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Research Associate Interview

Research Associate

Interviewed at S&P Capital IQ

Interview Details – i reached phase 3.
the questions revolve around shares and stocks and other financial basics.
i was asked:
name few indian companies?
why do u say they are indian?
what is index?
what is CDS?
why capital IQ?
i answered all of them correct and my interview went quite well but they selected just 1 candidate out of 6.
but reaching phase 3 is also not an easy task. all the best to all the aspirants.

Interview Question – what is CDS?   Answer Question


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Android Developer Interview

Android Developer

I applied through a recruiter and the process took a day - interviewed at S&P Capital IQ.

Interview Details – 1.Written technical round -subjective database queries,collections.generics and MCQ for core java concepts
2.Basics of android and more stress on core java concepts

Interview Question – Collections and databases   Answer Question


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Internship Interview

Internship

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at S&P Capital IQ.

Interview Details – Applied on site after getting mail to apply from college.


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Neutral Experience

Product Consultant Interview

Product Consultant

Interviewed at S&P Capital IQ

Interview Details – Applied through on-campus recruiting. Standard interview questions.

Interview Question – Describe a time where you had to use your persuasion skills to change someone's mind.   Answer Question


No Offer

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Research Associate Interview

Research Associate

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at S&P Capital IQ.

Interview Details – telephonic interview.aptitude

Interview Question – why do u want to join research field?   Answer Question


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Tech QA Interview

Tech QA

Interviewed at S&P Capital IQ

Interview Details – 1 round of test, 3 rounds of interview, tested software testing knowledge. Good overall check of analysis ability

Interview Question – not many   Answer Question


No Offer

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Research Associate Interview

Research Associate

Interviewed at S&P Capital IQ

Interview Details – The process was difficult and it wasnt that easy .... there were 4 rounds.... 1st was the aptitude round... + tell me about yorself.
Results of this aptitude was out in a day
then there was an hr round basic hr round.... nd mergers & acquisitions , hedge funds were asked
Then there was a technical round written on the same day ,,, that was very difficult .. it was a cat type format paper .
Last was the technical round.....

Interview Question – forward and future   Answer Question

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