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Updated Jun 24, 2014
All Interviews Received Offers

Getting an Interview  

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Interview Experience  

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Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

Sales Interview

Sales
Singapore (Singapore)

I applied through other source and the process took a day - interviewed at NCS in April 2008.

Interview Details – informal environment and the interviewer will cast tricky questions.

Interview Question – what do you see yourself in 5 years time. Such kind of a questions is too traditional.
Why not you ask me how will you want to grow with the company? how to climb the corporate ladder?
  Answer Question

Negotiation Details – no negotation phase as I was a fresh graduate


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Applications Consultant Interview

Applications Consultant

Interviewed at NCS

Interview Details – Have to sit for a technical exam, followed by interviews by 2 person, HR and the project director

Interview Question – The technical exam is quite tough as some of the questions require in-depth knowledge of java/j2ee concepts.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Didn't really negotiate much.


Declined Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

Applications Consultant Interview

Applications Consultant
Singapore (Singapore)

I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at NCS in August 2012.

Interview Details – Responded to online job ad. Sent in resume and got an interview within a week. Interview was with a project manager and team lead. More information was shared with regards to job scope and description.

Interview Question – Required to take a Java/J2EE test before interview.   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – Considering other opportunities and offer.


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Lead Consultant Interview

Lead Consultant
Jakarta (Indonesia)

I applied through other source and the process took 2 months - interviewed at NCS in April 2010.

Interview Details – hiring and interview process mostly via phone. since the senior managements as interviewer, located in singapore, while myself in Jakarta. there are 1 face to face interview with local leader and 3 phone interviews with senior mgmtn from Singapore

Interview Question – didn;t have difficult question or unexpected question   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Negative Experience

Very Easy Interview

Applications Consultant Interview

Applications Consultant
Singapore (Singapore)

I applied online and the process took 4 months - interviewed at NCS.

Interview Details – Quite fast. I think they need new people desperately.

Interview Question – Can you do OT   Answer Question


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Average Interview

Applications Developer Interview

Applications Developer
Singapore (Singapore)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took a day - interviewed at NCS in June 2012.

Interview Details – It was a 1 hour technical exam followed by job interview

Interview Question – They will ask you some technical questions and about your previous work experiences.   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Applications Consultant Interview

Applications Consultant

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at NCS.

Interview Details – 2 inteview, very technical
1 written test about Java and Oracle programming

Interview Question – What can you see yourself in 5 years   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

IT Consultant Interview

IT Consultant
Ang Mo Kio New Town (Singapore)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took a day - interviewed at NCS in January 2012.

Interview Details – Interview Process:
1)Skill/Technical Test
2)1 to 1 interview

During the interview, interviewee should highlight the background knowledge that they have in networking, SIEM and also professional certification that the candidate has.

Interview Question – They are looking for people with good background knowledge, so do prepare yourself and make sure you know your networking well.   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Average Interview

Consultant Interview

Consultant

The process took a day - interviewed at NCS in May 2012.

Interview Details – pleasant, the interview is quite quick, the interviewer asks all technical question.

Interview Question – Different between TCP and UDP?   Answer Question


1 person found this helpful

Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Easy Interview

Project Manager Interview

Project Manager
Singapore (Singapore)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took a day - interviewed at NCS in December 2011.

Interview Details – It was a face to face interview with the Project Director and Lead Consultant. Questions asked are generic questions such as project management experiences, challenges, experience with product, how the product shall be implemented in a country without good internet connection, the number of people managed in the project, how to manage budgeting and forecast. The second interviewer was late for almost an hour.

Interview Question – No unexpected questions, however, probably the most difficult during the session was how to deal with many tenders/projects concurrently and if you are prepared to do overtime :)   View Answer

Negotiation Details – No negotiation. Rejected flatly by HR.

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