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Cognizant Technology Solutions Interview Questions

Updated Dec 22, 2014
Updated Dec 22, 2014
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    Senior Consultant - Business Consulting Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 6 weeksinterviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

    Interview Details

    The overall process takes 4-6 weeks. I had 4-5 rounds of interviews including 3 rounds of telephonic and a face-to-face interview. It takes some time for background check once the company gives the offer.

    Interview Questions
    • In the Business Consulting, the interviews can be grilling since the interviewers have wide range of experience in a particular business function.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation since the salaries of MBAs is very standard and at par with the market rates.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Senior Associate Projects Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Frankfort, KY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Frankfort, KY
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    I was interviewed for .NET C#. Interview process had 2 telephonic interviews. Each for around 1 hour. Good level of technical questions for a 4 years experience candidate. Second Interview was more about my last project and problems faced in it and actions took to fix them

    Interview Questions
    • Singleton Algorithm, Code review techniques, entity framework aprroach   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Senior Associate - Projects Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 6+ weeksinterviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

    Interview Details

    I was hired from Offshore, India, Initially, there was a telephonic round of 1.5 hours. After clearing the initial round, the next step was a VC round. After Clearing the VC round, I was eligible for HR round where I was discussed about py package and finally HR round.

    Interview Questions
    • Faced many technical questions by a panel of 4 members. In the video conference round, I was asked many questions related to technical.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Consultant Interview

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    Interview Details

    For experienced Candidates, Resumes are screened and then Technical Discussion takes place. If the Technical Phase is clear, then HR discussions start which include Salary & Designations. For Freshers, it is up to the Management & HR department to decide on what basis they would like to select a candidate.

    No Offer
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    Manager Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    It was very good, the way the interviewer asked the question is really good...
    Full of experience related not personal questions....

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    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Senior Manager Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    5 rounds of interview with different teams for the projects ,HR, management, client etc
    Skype interview and telephonic interview were done and they take long time to process the visa and immigration formalities.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    HR doesn't consider anything you say
    Accepted Offer
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    Technical Lead Interview

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    Interview Details

    There were 4 rounds of interview - telephonic, technical, management, and HR. There were 4 rounds of interview - telephonic, technical, management, and HR. There were 4 rounds of interview - telephonic, technical, management, and HR

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Associate - Projects Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Technical interview and HR, you can get through easily if you come from another service based MNC instead of a small company. Technical would be straight forword, not that tough

    Accepted Offer
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    Senior Associate Interview

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    Interview Details

    Got a call directly for Womens Walk in. After reaching I saw a huge crowd and after waitng for 2.5 hours was called for a online test. Though when they called me for the interview i was told it was for asp.net and sql but the online test had questons for mvc,.net,c#.html5,SSRS

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Senior Consultant Interview

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    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Cognizant Technology Solutions.

    Interview Details

    Neat and simple as long as you are technically prepared and competent.
    No special efforts required.
    Knowing the team is beneficial.
    Clarify any questions before joining.
    Decent work place but not to expect more.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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