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Alcatel-Lucent Interview Questions & Reviews in India

Updated Jul 8, 2014
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Senior Software Engineer
Bangalore (India)

I applied online and the process took 6+ weeks - interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent.

Interview Details – on sending the CV online. One round of telephonic happens and then called for a personal round. during the personal round they will ask some kind of technical, reasoning and coding related questions.

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Software Development Engineer Interview

Software Development Engineer
Chennai (India)

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent in June 2014.

Interview Details – online test for duration of 60 minutes- totally 60 question were there.( apps-20,c/c++-10,java-10,data structures/os-10 & networks-10) . coding- 3 programs, 2 technical interviews & 1- final hr interview. for apps r.s. agarwal book is more than enough. should manage time.

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Software Development Engineer Interview

Software Development Engineer
Chennai (India)

I applied online and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent in August 2013.

Interview Details – Applied through Freshersworld.

first round: total 1 hr and around 55 or 60 questions
->apps - 15
->os - 8
->networks - 8
->c - 8
->ds and algo - 8
->microprocessor - 5
-> digital and logic circuits - 5
( apps, c, ds , networks will be considered)

second round:
-> About final year project. mainly they concern about tools used in project.
(network project ll have some advantages i think)
-> then about C++ features, Data structure basic codes .

Third Round:

-> about project , interested courses in curriculum and abt cgpa.
-> 3 puzzles

Final round :
->HR

Interview Question – ten wires are connected on either side of bulb which are ten kms from middle(bulb). Find the correct positive and negative wire to manke the bulb to glow in minimum ways.   View Answer

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Information Developer Interview

Information Developer
Bangalore (India)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent in July 2011.

Interview Details – Interview was simple with basic written english test followed by 2 technical rounds. Most basic questions were asked on technical writing. It was followed by one-on-one interviews. Questions were asked on authoring and graphic tools, SDLC vs DDLC and so on

Interview Question – Nothing as such. Since i was from technical background there were questions asked on writing processes. I couldn't answer some of them such as DITA, parallelism.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – It was straight forward

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Project Management Professional Interview

Project Management Professional
Andheri (India)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 5 days - interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent in February 2010.

Interview Details – There is no proper hiring process in place, moreover induction training & corporate etiquette training should be imparted to every individual joining this company as they know how to treat their team members or subordinates.

Interview Question – Question on earned value management   View Answer

Negotiation Details – no negotiation phase

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Software Development Engineer Interview

Software Development Engineer
Bangalore (India)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent in October 2013.

Interview Details – 3 interviews face to face .
Following points
1.work exp on technology
2.technical questions
3.puzzle questions

Interview Question – Some difficult puzzles.   View Answer

Negotiation Details – salary negotiation

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Program Manager Interview

Program Manager
Bangalore (India)

I applied through a staffing agency and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent in December 2013.

Interview Details – Direct Mail from HR based on profile in Job site -> 30 Mins Telephonic Interview -> 1 Hour f2f interview

Interview Question – They were expecting me to have in-depth knowledge of financial management of the account including contracts with third party vendors, otsourced partner management, ODC handling, complete product development process, etc   View Answer

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Assistant Manager Interview

Assistant Manager

I applied through other source and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent in March 2013.

Interview Details – No interview was held as we were transferred from Reliance Communication to ALUMS due to the MS (Managed Service) Agreement signed between the two.

Interview Question – No interview was held as we were transferred from Reliance Communication to ALUMS due to the MS (Managed Service) Agreement signed between the two.   Answer Question

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Senior Software Engineer Interview

Senior Software Engineer
Hyderābād (India)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent.

Interview Details – Off campus interview. One written test for 1.5 hours. Then two rounds of interview.
Then one HR interview over phone. Everything went well and offer letter was given in one month.

Interview Question – WHere do you want to see yourself in next 5 years.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Offered best salary at that time. Not needed to negotiate.

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Lead Engineer Interview

Lead Engineer
Bangalore (India)

I applied through a recruiter - interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent in September 2013.

Interview Details – There were two rounds of interviews, technical interview followed by manager's round

Interview Question – difficulty level was average   Answer Question

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