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Oracle Senior Applications Engineer Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Apr 4, 2014
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Anonymous Interview Candidate
Pleasanton, CA

I applied through college or university and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Oracle in February 2010.

Interview Details – 2 rounds of technical interview followed by last round with manager

Interview Question – Related to Application Egnine   View Answer

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Senior Applications Engineer Interview

Anonymous Employee
Burlington, MA

I applied online and the process took 6+ weeks - interviewed at Oracle in March 2012.

Interview Details – Challenging interview - questions varied from algorithm design to brain puzzles.

Interview Question – Describe java.sql.Statement (and it's variations) , what are they used for.
Advantages and disadvantages one of the other ?
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Anonymous Employee
Mumbai (India)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 3 months - interviewed at Oracle in March 2011.

Interview Details – Got call from hiring department of Oracle and there were 3 rounds of interview and after selection there was background verification process, So overall it took around 2-3 month

Negotiation Details – I accepted what was offered.

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Senior Applications Engineer Interview

Anonymous Employee
Hyderābād (India)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 6+ weeks - interviewed at Oracle in November 2011.

Interview Details – Round-1 : Technical round (Telephonic), 1 interviewer (Principal engineer)
Round-2 : Technical round (Telephonic), 3 interviewers (2 Principal engineers, 1 Senior Principal engineer)
Round-3: Design and Analysis round (Telephonic), 2 interviewers (Director, Applications Architect)
Round-4: Personality assessment round (In-Person), 1 interviewer (My prospective manager)
Round-5: Negotiations (Telephonic), 1 interviewer (H.R. Representative)

Round-1 to Round-5 took 10 days. Then offer letter took about 2 weeks and then background check took 2 weeks

Interview Question – How and why do you think you deserve an offer ?   Answer Question

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Senior Applications Engineer Interview

Anonymous Employee

Interviewed at Oracle

Interview Details – it is professional but much delayed. telephonic followed by face to face. Questions based on core java only.

Interview Question – java memory model   Answer Question

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Anonymous Employee

Interviewed at Oracle

Interview Details – Basic questions and very lengthy

Negotiation Details – No negotiation. Either u accept or dont.

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Anonymous Employee
Bangalore (India)

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

Interview Details – 1 round technical phone interview, 1 round one-on-one interview, 1 round HR interview on phone

Interview Question – Implementation of simple collections in Java.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Offer was good. Did not negotiate.

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Senior Applications Engineer
Bangalore (India)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 6+ weeks - interviewed at Oracle in August 2010.

Interview Details – First there is a Telephonic interview.
If cleared there is a Face to face Manager round which is much more technical despite being a taken by a manager.

Interview Question – Difference between HR 8.8 and 9.0   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – They accepted what I asked for.

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Senior Applications Engineer
Hyderābād (India)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Oracle in December 2010.

Interview Details – For me it was 4 rounds of interview. Due to location constraint I had all telephonic discussions

Interview Questions

  • ask me to write a SQL query for a scenario   View Answer
  • Asked me to write shell script for a scenario   View Answer

Negotiation Details – Concentrate more on large programs and logics.

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Senior Applications Engineer
Hyderābād (India)

The process took 3 days - interviewed at Oracle in January 2012.

Interview Details – Technical, Manager and HR rounds

Negotiation Details – You can negotiate to a good extent

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