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Citi Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jul 22, 2014
All Interviews Received Offers

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Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Loss Mitigation Interview

Loss Mitigation

Interviewed at Citi

Interview Details – Internal interview, asked questions about experience used a per set questioner , how you diffused a tough situation, what your strengths are and weakness .

Interview Question – Not any   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – There is no negotiation, take it or leave it.


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Summer Intern Interview

Summer Intern

Interviewed at Citi

Interview Details – Passed the campus interview, designed to be technical, but turns out to be more behavior..
went to the citi-superday, have four 30 minutes interviews with different managers, feel I did ok, but no offer...good experience to have though

Interview Question – If there is a request from a third party company for building a web service, what is the approach you will take?   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Operations Intern Interview

Operations Intern

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Citi.

Interview Details – Interview was straightforward, mostly behavioral. Had two 30-minute on campus interviews, then got the call to the next stage. Next stage was more of the same. Got an offer a week later.

Interview Question – Why Operations ?   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

O&T Analyst Interview

O&T Analyst

Interviewed at Citi

Interview Details – Went to a career-fair at my university, and they wanted me to come to the on-campus interview. Asked me some basic IT questions, rest were all behavioral. Got invited for a on-site interview in Dallas, Texas. Got interview by three different people, and again, they all asked standard behavioral questions. Got a job offer a few weeks later.

Interview Question – Nothing too technical, all behavioral questions.   Answer Question


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Citi Quant Trading Internship Interview

Citi Quant Trading Internship

I applied through college or university and interviewed at Citi.

Interview Details – They recruited on campus and I was selected among many others.

Interview Question – I did one probability question with 3 small sub questions. The first two were easy but the third one really threw me off. He asked me about its probability distribution and the expected payoff.   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Intern Interview

Intern

I applied through college or university and interviewed at Citi.

Interview Details – Two rounds of interview, assessment centre depends on the position applied for

Interview Question – If you have a number of cars on the assembly line and you have to choose the top x number of cars, how will go about accepting or rejecting it as they come off the assembly line, given a criteria for choosing?   Answer Question


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No Offer

Neutral Experience

Latin America Internship Interview

Latin America Internship

Interviewed at Citi

Interview Details – I had a 30 minute phone interview that asked mostly behavioral questions and questions about Excel. The interviewer told me that I will be contacted by a hiring manager from one of the departments for a 2nd interview.

Interview Question – Just basic behavioral questions like biggest accomplishment, biggest project under your leadership, et cetera.   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Financial Analyst Interview

Financial Analyst

Interviewed at Citi

Interview Details – On campus interview and a superday which included 6 1-on-1 interviews.

Interview Question – None, it was mainly a fit-type interview   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Director Interview

Director

Interviewed at Citi

Interview Details – It was several years ago. I don't recall much about the process. Also there have been significant turnover in HR so it is likely no longer relevant

Interview Question – Similar to above, it has been too long of a timeframe and most of the HR professionals are no longer in place   Answer Question


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Technology Analyst Interview

Technology Analyst

Interviewed at Citi

Interview Details – Obtained the interview through campus recruiting. First round was straightforward with basic questions on garbage collection, polymorphism etc. A few riddles as well. The final round (second round, actually) included attending the head office, writing a 45 min technical test and 2 interviews with hiring managers (one tech, one attributes).

Interview Question – The tech test is long-ish but not too difficult. Some tricky tech questions in the interview though.   Answer Question

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