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Updated Jun 15, 2014
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Declined Offer

Neutral Experience

Average Interview

Project Manager Interview

Project Manager
Philadelphia, PA

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at SunGard in October 2011.

Interview Details – An initial Phone Interview led to a half day on site interview with a series of 5 interviews that involved potential peers, and supervisor

Interview Question – Where do you want to be in five years?   View Answer

Reason for Declining – Location


1 person found this helpful

Declined Offer

Neutral Experience

Easy Interview

Trading Positin Interview

Trading Positin
New York, NY

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at SunGard in January 2010.

Interview Details – The manager asked me abt my trading experience and the strategies I used before. Ask my opinions about the stock market now and how much is the buying power that I wish to have. What is my risk management and trading plan.

Interview Question – nothing special or hard questions   Answer Question


1 person found this helpful

Declined Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

Senior Business Analyst Interview

Senior Business Analyst
New York, NY

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at SunGard in May 2009.

Interview Details – The recruiter who contacted me and the hiring manager who interviewed me one on one were both very nice and smart people, but had already formed an opinion of me based on my resume. The entire process focused more on the organization rather than the position and its requirements. I also met with a few representatives of the team who seemed very intelligent, but uninterested in asking me questions about myself.

Interview Question – Why do consider yourself an entrepreneur?   Answer Question


Declined Offer

Neutral Experience

Senior Software Engineer Interview

Senior Software Engineer

Interviewed at SunGard

Interview Details – It was easy. Every thing was related to my current profile. Asked all the question related to my current profile. Its good to have good knowledge of theoretical as well as practical knowledge about what u write in your resume

Interview Question – Every thing was easy.   View Answer

Reason for Declining – Toom much variable component.


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Senior Associate Interview

Senior Associate
Pune (India)

I applied online and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at SunGard in October 2011.

Interview Details – An interview can be defined as the oral test of a candidate who had applied for a post for employment or admission.

As no one knows about his future like it one cannot know about the questions to be asked by an interviewer.

As the field of knowledge is very vast so the field of ques­tioning is very vast. Interviewer is at a liberty to ask question from any field of knowledge.

This is luck of the candidate if his field of knowledge coincides with that of the members of the interview board. This is the matter of fate if the replies appeal to them.

The difference of giver and seeker makes the members of the in­terview board on the superior side as they are givers and we are seek­ers.

Interview Question – Why do you change your stream?   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Difficult Interview

Specialist- Testing Interview

Specialist- Testing
Bangalore (India)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at SunGard in June 2010.

Interview Details – Initial call to offer letter completed in 2 weeks.
3 rounds - Technical, Manager and HR

Interview Question – Questions are asked related to Testing and specifically questions are related to skill sets mentioned in Resume.   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Senior Engineer - Product Development Interview

Senior Engineer - Product Development
Pune (India)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at SunGard.

Interview Details – 4 rounds,
1 round from Pune team,
2 round from Onsite
3 face to face, Manager
4 round face to face, Sr manager same day as above (More of personality and attitude check)

Interview Question – questions were very basic and depends on project   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiations. Salary below standards,


Declined Offer

Negative Experience

Average Interview

Solution Architect Interview

Solution Architect
London, England (UK)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at SunGard.

Interview Details – The interview was a good-cop/bad-cop two-man tag team approach. One interviewer was very friendly and open, the other was aggressive and spent the whole interview trying to trip me up. The interview itself had no coverage of influencing skills, soft skills, architecture skills, or sales skills. The entire process was a highly focused on a technical Q&A where the bad cop tried to break me.

Interview Question – Highly technical details of Fibre Channel over Ethernet and OSPF to the level that a subject matter expert would be expected to answer (i.e. not an architect).   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – I didn't want to work for the bad cop. He gave me an extremely negative impression of the company. I also didn't want to work at their Heathrow offices part time (they are in the middle of nowhere).


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Consultant Interview

Consultant
London, England (UK)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at SunGard in February 2013.

Interview Details – I had three interviews:
First with a senior manager for general understanding of the role and my background.
Second with the director, quick one in order to see whether I can fit in the team.
Last with senior analyst: very long, assessing whether I have got the right skills for the role.

Interview Question – Quantitative question   View Answer


Declined Offer

Neutral Experience

Intern Interview

Intern

Interviewed at SunGard

Interview Details – Had 1 phone interview

Interview Question – Asked about experience   Answer Question

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