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Updated Feb 24, 2015
Updated Feb 24, 2015
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    Software Engineer I Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at CME Group in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and heard back about a week and a half later. Via email set up a time to speak with HR representative. We then set a time to speak with software engineers who were part of team I'd be working with. This was a phone interview which lasted about 25 minutes. They ask about past projects and then went right into Java questions. Difference between inheritance, abstract, and regular classes. Difference between a list and a set. They then asked a couple of questions relating to test driven development.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Intern - Hourly Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at CME Group.

    Interview Details

    Initial Phone Interview. About 20 minutes, mostly behavioral and background questions. Second interview was in person, lasted about 30 minutes with department director. Very laid back without and unexpected questions.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    Java Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at CME Group in May 2014.

    Interview Details

    Got a call from CME group for java developer internship. Applied online.Interview was easy-Basic core java questions; OOPS concept, interfaces vs abstract classes and SQL. Few behavioral questions; Why CME? what expectations do you have from this position? Only one half an hour telephonic interview and they responded within an hour.

    Negotiation Details
    Negotiate as soon as you get the offer, I tried negotiating after a day and they declined it but, its a good company. Nice work culture and lots of opportunities to learn.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Quantitative Risk Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Referred by someone else who has a connection within CME. The interview has 2 rounds, written test + phone interview.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  6. 2 people found this helpful  

    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at CME Group in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    - Applied online and had a phone interview with the manager
    - The phone interview took about 30 min
    - Mostly behavioral questions and some technical questions about derivatives and CME Group's products (futures, options, and swaps)
    - Heard back from HR in a few days
    - Accepted the offer

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Membership Clerical Internship Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at CME Group in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    I was contacted by the hiring manager who asked for my available times and other basic things. A an interview was arranged and I was to be interviewed by the manager of the department. I was asked questions about the company, my resume and was given the total job description. I have not been contacted since but I was given the manager official card.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about your volunteering you did on your resume.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Clearing House Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at CME Group.

    Interview Details

    The interview process was very laid back and not as intense as one would think. They asked you a lot of easy questions about yourself and why you think you would be a good fit for the role. An understanding of options and derivatives was a plus.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Marketing Data Science Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a weekinterviewed at CME Group.

    Interview Details

    Position Introduction and Resume review

    Interview Questions
    • How to use the tableau in your project
      Write a sql to select top 5 salary from employer table
      What predictors you plan to use in your project's model?
      How to check you model in practical markets?
       
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    No Offer
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    Market Reporter Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    No formal interview.. i was hired in 1979 by the head of floor operations. was hired on the spot. ii was working as a runner at the time.

    Accepted Offer
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    Systems Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Interview highlighted my skills as well as personal background

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer

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