Cisco Systems Software Engineer Interview Questions in United Kingdom

Updated Sep 11, 2014
Updated Sep 11, 2014
1 Interview Review

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

58%
28%
12%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview

30%
29%
27%

Interview Difficulty

3.0
Average

Interview Difficulty

Hard

Average

Easy

1 Candidate Interview Review Back to all interviews

Sort: Popular Date Difficulty

 

Software Engineer Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Application Details

I applied online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Cisco Systems.

Interview Details

Interview for a summer internship with Cisco Systems, Reading. The interview was 4 hours long, first part was writing C code on the whiteboard, namely the point-in-a-polygon algorithm. Second question was related to networking - explain what happens on each OSI layer when you open up a website. Second part - written test, 1 hour - the typical tricky questions for software engineering position. Last part - general questions and discussion on future plans, etc.
Interviewers were polite and friendly, good experience.

Interview Questions
No Offer
Positive Experience
Difficult Interview

Worked for Cisco Systems? Contribute to the Community!

The difficulty rating is the average interview difficulty rating across all interview candidates.

The interview experience is the percentage of all interview candidates that said their interview experience was positive, neutral, or negative.

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.