Sun Trading Interview Questions & Reviews
Getting an Interview
Software Developer Interview (Neutral Experience)
Interviewed at Sun Trading
Interview Details – 1-2 round phone interview, focus on project, programming, and C++. Then onsite interview. there are 4-5 people talk to you onsite. . a lot of white borad programming, from basic data structure to advanced algorithm, hashtable, link list, tree, etc . Some difficult question on C++ language. i guess they are looking for smart people who have solid programming skill. However, the interview process from 10-2pm , without lunch. they do reimburse for lunch.
Interview Question – A question about stock ticket data, difficult for someone like me who don't know it's structure Answer Question
Software Developer Interview (Neutral Experience; Difficult Interview)
I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at Sun Trading in June 2009.
Interview Details – Interviews are conducted first as a phone interview to determine your skills. Questions will range in your technical abilities regarding the C++ language. Some example questions include: Give the performance of searching X container, using Big O notation; what is a mutable member; what's the difference between Interface Inheritance and Implementation Inheritance, etc. Also some questions about Unix/Linux fundamentals.
Software Engineer Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Sun Trading in September 2009.
Interview Details – applied online....got phone screen..
next round was on site at chicago HQ, did not do well because wasn't prepared...
reverse linked list, merge sort,
a problem which came down to finding intersection of two sets
Financial Engineering Interview (Neutral Experience; Easy Interview)
I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Sun Trading in August 2009.
Interview Details – i already had an offer from PGnE for energy derivatives..so that was what got me in Sun quite fast...and in total there was one phone interview...about programming experience..hone your programming skills...