IBM Advisory Software Engineer Interview Questions

Updated Mar 17, 2015
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Advisory Software Engineer Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
Accepted Offer
Neutral Experience
Average Interview

Application

I applied online – interviewed at IBM (New York, NY) in April 2014.

Interview

Applied online, 2 weeks later i got an email saying i should come for an interview, the process was quick.i was interviewed by 4 different people. after the interview i was told they will get back to me in less than 2 weeks.

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    Advisory Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer

    Interview

    FIRST Telephone , then skype , and then personal

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    Advisory Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in East Fishkill, NY
    Accepted Offer

    Application

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at IBM (East Fishkill, NY).

    Interview

    Why do you like about software?

    Interview Questions

    • What do you do then a project is behind schedule?   1 Answer
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    Advisory Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    easy interview; questions on past projects; some math/logic test like GRE/SAT

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    Advisory Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Littleton, MA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at IBM (Littleton, MA).

    Interview

    Interviews are normally very formal. Interview panels with in IBM are technically very strong. I have been working with IBM for 12 years so can't speak much about current interview process.

    Interview Questions

    • Interview process was mostly formal. Questions were based on past experience.   Answer Question
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    Advisory Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at IBM in August 2012.

    Interview

    Internal transfer position with hiring manager looking for more work skills expansion in information systems.

    Interview Questions

    • Given a global team environment with a wide variety of server hosting environments, how would you find a common solution to a big data application?   1 Answer
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    Advisory Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Portland, OR
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at IBM (Portland, OR) in December 2011.

    Interview

    After sending resume, it took 1 month before I heard back for telephone interview. Another 3 weeks later, there were 2 rounds of technical interviews before I got the job offer.

    Interview Questions

    • All questions were pretty technical, pertaining to experience described in resume. One question was related to writing a code to detect if a given string is a palindrome.   Answer Question
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    Advisory Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at IBM (Boston, MA) in June 2010.

    Interview

    phone call interview with HR followed by engineers and manager interview

    Interview Questions

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    Advisory Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Austin, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    interviewed at IBM (Austin, TX) in April 2010.

    Interview

    - interviewed with two different hiring managers and four team members, overall it went well, was very impressed with the working environment: labs, people and etc.
    - questions asked were real world questions, not by books, some very technical questions, some are not technical questions, non-technical questions are harder than technical questions.

    Interview Questions

    • how did you solve the situation where there were some conflicts between you and your team members?   Answer Question
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    Advisory Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer

    Interview

    Phone interview, asked for technical question about their problem domain.
    Which I was not able to answer.
    She asked me about my experience in developming cloud clusters and the cloud management REST api.

    Interview Questions

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