I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Catapult Systems in May 2010.
Interview Details – Two phone calls to get a feel for who I was
One phone technical interview which was medium level with moderate detailed questions
Personal interview with GM Recruiter and Delivery Manager
Offer to hire
Interview Question – Detailed questions on content types in SharePoint Answer Question
Negotiation Details – very brief and very nice people
I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Catapult Systems.
Interview Details – Very thorough interview process. Borderline stressful. But, this is needed in this line of work. This makes it less likely that an undeserving consultant will get the job.
Interview Question – Digging into childhood and repetitive questions about experience. Answer Question
Very Difficult Interview
I applied through other source and the process took 4 days - interviewed at Catapult Systems in July 2012.
Interview Details – Very rigorous - insures you are multidisciplinary and if the interviewer believes you to be below the top 10% in the industry - pointless.
Interview Question – There will be many - interpersonal and technical. You can't prepare. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – With articulate professionals like those found at Catpult negotiation is comfortable and equal.
I applied through an employee referral and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Catapult Systems in September 2012.
Interview Details – The hiring process can be pretty lengthy but it's what's appropriate for the company. They go through the initial screening by the recruiter, then it's a phone tech screening and it ends with a series of 2-3 onsite interviews which can be a mix of technical/non-technical interviewers.
Interview Question – high level design/approach questions are what's askedly. Also, you would be asked what blogs/books you like. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – It was smooth. they are very straight forward.
I applied through a recruiter and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Catapult Systems in November 2012.
Interview Details – 1. Recruiting Manager call
2. Hiring Manager Call-30 mins- Questions about background
3. Technical Interview-45 mins- basic questions about sharepoint
4. On-site interview- 1 hr- Behavioral interview
Extended opportunity the same day.
Interview Question – All the questions were very basic but the company doesn't seem to be reliable from what I heard from the market and my friends Answer Question
Reason for Declining – Heard that company doesn't keep employees for long-term and are very unreliable if you are expecting a sponsorship from them
I applied through other source and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Catapult Systems.
Interview Details – 1.Recruiter Screen
2. Technical 1 hour phone interview
3. In person 1 hour interview with manager
4. SIDS interview 1-2 hours
Interview Question – What is the difference between a rule and a monitor? View Answer
Reason for Declining – 30k less than what I was making.
I applied through a recruiter and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Catapult Systems.
Interview Details – The process is a detailed one. The candidate is assessed on both technical and aptitude abilities. This proves to be able to determine one's ability to operate as a consultant and be able to learn at the rate consultants need to be able to learn at.
Interview Question – Theoretical questions about how to problem solve an insolvable situation. Its difficult to answer which is by design, but its hard to determine how much value this gives, if answers for the most part are correct. Answer Question
The process took 5 days - interviewed at Catapult Systems in November 2010.
Interview Details – Reasonable interview process - HR phone screen, phone Tech interview, then 2 face to face interviews lasting 1 hour in total.
Nice people to talk to, quality clients, sounded like a good culture.
Reason for Declining – Offer on the low side for my skills and experience.
The process took a day - interviewed at Catapult Systems in December 2010.
Interview Details – They called for a technical interview with one of the Senior Developers. After this they brought me in to meet 3 of the primary managers of the company. They ask some technical questions and but mainly asked about my development experience.
Interview Question – Have I used the MVC framework? Answer Question
Reason for Declining – The offer was incredibly low for the current market and I believe they grossly underestimated my skill set.
The process took 6 weeks - interviewed at Catapult Systems in August 2010.
Interview Details – Initial interview with HR Recruiter, 30 minutes. Phone interview with delivery manager, one hour. In person interview with two technical leads, two hours. In person interview with general manager and another delivery manager, two hours. Offer extended the next day. Would probably have been a couple weeks shorter but the interview overlapped with a Microsoft conference.
Interview Question – How would you solve this whiteboard diagrammed situation for a widget manufacturer? Answer Question
Negotiation Details – They were able to negotiate according to my expectations.
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