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Updated Apr 27, 2014
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Senior Java Consultant Interview

Senior Java Consultant

Interviewed at ABC News

Interview Details – Cleared the Online assessment tests followed by phone interview with Sr Manager (Indian guy..who doesn't even know how to talk fluently & respect others ..He thinks that Capital ONE is his own company :) ) ..
If I am interviewing a cook will not ask questions related to auto mechanic..

Interview Question – google jvm, stack, heap, pointers, system memory etc.,

because this manager will google and ask questions as you proceed with answers ...LOL
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Associate Producer Interview

Associate Producer

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at ABC News in May 2008.

Interview Details – Met with more than 6 executives including people from HR department, recruitment office and news vice president.

Interview Questions

Negotiation Details – Short. It's better to take sometime to look at your contract and get back to them with what you want. If you don't get the money you are expecting, then ask for an extra week of vacation or any other bennefit taht could valance lack of better monetary compensation.

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Engineer Interview

Engineer
Bangalore (India)

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

Interview Details – cool,1. General round by Director which includes current work and scope
2. Face to Face interview
: Technical round with senior member
: Technical round with Manager
: Technical round with Director
: HR round to end
3. Got the offer in 25-30Days
4. HR call to confirm if its a satisfactory offer.

Interview Question – name   Answer Question

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Engineering Interview

Engineering

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at ABC News in April 2008.

Interview Details – This was really great. The interview lasted 30 days which was really long especially for a phone interview. But it was very detailed, and I liked it very much. I can't believe they put me on hold so much though. That was a bummer. I wish I liked working for htem as much as I did the interveiw.

Interview Question – Where do you see yourself in 5 years   View Answer

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Buyer Interview

Buyer
Hong Kong (Hong Kong)

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at ABC News in January 2011.

Interview Details – no enough time to prepare a presentation

Interview Question – how will you re-join your previous company   Answer Question

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Analyst Interview

Analyst
New Brunswick, NJ

I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at ABC News in March 2012.

Interview Details – It was very short.

Interview Question – Are you ready to start tomorrow?   Answer Question

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Risk Manager Interview

Risk Manager
Al Ḩajarayn (United Arab Emirates)

I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at ABC News in January 2013.

Interview Details – It is in process for finalisation

Interview Question – Risk Management topics that were cover   Answer Question

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Software Engineer Interview

Software Engineer
San Jose, CA

I applied online and the process took 5 days - interviewed at ABC News in July 2010.

Interview Details – Phone interview after applying on linked in

Interview Question – Brain teaser   Answer Question

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Declined Offer

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News Writer Interview

News Writer
Newark, NJ

I applied through college or university and the process took 3 days - interviewed at ABC News in April 2013.

Interview Details – The company contacted me through OCR and I went to interview.

Interview Question – Tell me about yourself/   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – Moved to a different country

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Intern/News Producer Interview

Intern/News Producer
Salt Lake City, UT

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 5 days - interviewed at ABC News in February 2012.

Interview Details – Be current on current events--you will be given a quiz regarding current Supreme Court Justices, local politicians, national trivia

Interview Question – What do you call a fish with no i?   View Answer

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