Société Générale Interview Questions

Updated Oct 14, 2014
Updated Oct 14, 2014
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    Assistant Trader Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    what is a call / put Option. Draw it
    VBA knowledge.

    Interview Questions
    • Very stressful interview. The interviews want to know your limit knowledge   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
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    Middle Office Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Société Générale.

    Interview Details

    CV and application screening, online tests with SHL, competency based interview
    - What motivated you about this program ?
    - Tell me about a time you faced a difficult decision

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Société Générale.

    Interview Details

    There are two round interview. The first one is on campus, and the second one is in the office in NYC.

    Interview Questions
    • The interviewer open the conversation with habits (soccer in my case)   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Waiting for the second round
    Accepted Offer
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    Sales and Trading Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    Two rounds-- first round on campus (behavioral + market questions); final round on site (gain two rounds, one behavioral and one technical)

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    No Offer
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    Front Office Quant Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Questions mainly focus on time series, stochastic calculus, black-scholes. Also ask some programming questions. They use VBA a lot. One guy trading vol asked some volatility smile question.

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    • As a student without work experience I couldn't come up with answers to all the questions. But I guess they understood that.   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangalore (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a dayinterviewed at Société Générale.

    Interview Details

    Started with first F2F interview, asked me if I have worked on Web Applications/Web Services. I think the interviewer didn't look at the profile as I am working on windows application only.

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    • I have worked on windows application throughout and was asked if worked on web applications   View Answer
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
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    Trader Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    Morstly VBA questions (Option base 1, 0, how to do classes)

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    Reasons for Declining

    too far from home

    Declined Offer
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    Equity Structuring Interview

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    What is the delta of an ATM option?
    What will happen to the price of the option if there is an increase in interest rates?

    Interview Questions
    • What is the price of an option if the volatility tends towards infinity? And what if the expiry date tends towards infinity?   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Intern Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Phone interview, several rounds

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    No Offer
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    Trader Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    After initial phone screening, was invited on-site for a few hours. Met with all people in the team to discuss qualifications and for brainteasers

    Interview Questions
    • Market questions, brainteasers on dice and cards, etc. the usual   Answer Question
    No Offer

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