Barclays Capital Summer Technology Analyst Interview Questions

Updated Sep 3, 2014
Updated Sep 3, 2014
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Summer Technology Analyst Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Singapore (Singapore)
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Singapore (Singapore)
Application Details

I applied online. The process took 2 months - interviewed at Barclays Capital.

Interview Details

Online Tests
One round of phone interview
Assessment Center with one behavioral interview, one technical interview, one group discussion and an individual presentation

Interview Questions
  • Some weird behavioral questions like managing relationships, ethical dilemma.   Answer Question
Accepted Offer
Difficult Interview

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    Summer Technology Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week - interviewed at Barclays Capital in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied Online.
    Phone Interview and In person interview in New York, NY

    Interview Questions
    • Asked about certain Business Cases based on my past experience   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation. They offer pretty good package
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Summer Technology Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 months - interviewed at Barclays Capital in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    Went through the logical and numerical tests. Got a phone Interview with a very nice woman who was willing to make me feel comfortable. It was a strengths-based interview with questions on teamwork, relationships in a team, dealing with large projects... etc
    Then I was invited to the Assessment Center. We were about 10 summer/graduate applicants. 2 groups were made.
    - Group task : assembling sort of a rubik's cube with certain constraints
    - Strengths-Based Interview pretty much like the phone interview
    - Technical Interview with questions on projects I had completed, data structures, software developping processes etc

    Interview Questions
    • What are Barclays' values and strategy?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    No Negociation
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Summer Technology Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Barclays Capital in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied through campus recruiting. attended the superday. Interviewed at Barcap NY office. 1 tech round. 1 behavior round. 1 hr round. 30 mins each for the first two round. 15 mins for the hr round. People are really nice. The hr people great me at the front door and led me to the interviewers. The interviewers would lead me back. Relaxed working environment. The tech interviewer will ask some really easy questions like "what do you like about technology" to calm you down. And will then ask some basic OOP or algorithm questions. Then some networking or system infrastructure questions. Other times it was mostly conversational. The interviewer really try to understand if you really want to do this or not. So be yourself.

    Interview Questions
    • Asked a lot about very detailed questions about past experiences in the tech round. Be prepared for anything. Nothing really unexpected though.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    None
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Summer Technology Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New Brunswick, NJ
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New Brunswick, NJ
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university - interviewed at Barclays Capital in December 2013.

    Interview Details

    I applied through our university career services

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Summer Technology Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New Brunswick, NJ
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New Brunswick, NJ
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at Barclays Capital in February 2013.

    Interview Details

    HR /technology interview consisting of about 1 hour.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Didn't really negotiate. I was satisfied with the terms of the offer.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Technology Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Barclays Capital in February 2010.

    Interview Details

    Since it was an interview for Technology Summer Analyst, I had only one round which included both Technical and Behavioral questions. I had a feel good factor after the interview which was the best part. The interview had a Resume map and I was asked about more about my leadership skills.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Not much to negotiate.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Technology Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Barclays Capital in January 2012.

    Interview Details

    I have submitted my resume through campus career services. I got a call for a 1:1 interview after 2-3 weeks of submission. Interview was taken by VP's of the information technology branch. It was not a technical interview. They asked about some finance terms as well as asked about my resume. There were many behavioral questions too.

    1) If you are traveling from one city to another and you want to go by cheapest way, how will you go?
    2) what is the difference between liquid assets and commodity ?
    3) Why not facebook , google why barclays?
    4) tell pros and cons of working in big teams.

    Interview Questions
    • 1) If you are traveling from one city to another and you want to go by cheapest way, how will you go?   View Answers (2)
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Summer Technology Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took a day - interviewed at Barclays Capital in March 2012.

    Interview Details

    It was a very basic behavioral interview with just one question about programming. They asked me to write a pseudo code for find the factorial of a number.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Summer Technology Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university - interviewed at Barclays Capital.

    Interview Details

    First round on-campus interview. There were 3 1-on-1 interviews in this round.

    The first one was behavioral and walked through my resume. He was very enthusiastic.

    The second one was droning and then looking at his phone for most of the interview and me to ask questions until I was done.

    Got my decision by email about 20 days after the interview.

    Interview Questions
    • There was a brain teaser... the Die Hard With a Vengeance water jug question: You're following riddles all around New York, and one tells you to fill a jug with exactly 4 gallons of water to defuse a bomb using only a 3 gallon and a 5 gallon jug.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

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