Database Administrator Interview Questions

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Aug 9, 2013

Interview Question for Database Administrator at Unisys:

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“What will you do if something that you do crashes a mission critical system at the client site?”


Aug 5, 2013

Interview Question for Database Administrator at Genentech:

“Know the market, latest job relevancy and trends.”


Jul 28, 2013

Interview Question for Senior Oracle Database Administrator at Responsys:

“Name of file in /etc that determines..you get the point.”


Jul 27, 2013

Interview Question for SQL Server Database Administrator at Oxford Global Resources:

“The most difficult question was about my weaknesses. However, I have learned how to handle that particular question. Other difficult questions were technical in nature. For example, questions about…”


Jul 26, 2013

Interview Question for IMS Database Administrator at State of Connecticut:

“None. there were none of the usual questions asked of potential corporate employees (such as "What is your biggest weakness?"). Instead, managers have to assess the potential of the employee based…”


Jul 12, 2013

Interview Question for Database Administrator at Enterprise Solutions, Inc:

“Database Architecture”


Jun 24, 2013

Interview Question for Senior Database Administrator at Intacct Corporation:

“Most of the questions were related to the positon and my experience. Some were tricky analytical questions. Be prepared to answer each line on your resume and also be prepared to explain why you want…”


Jun 15, 2013

Interview Question for Senior Database Administrator at Amazon.com:

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“Explain how latches work”


Jun 12, 2013

Interview Question for Oracle Database Administrator at Apollo Education Group:

“They asked me about most of the Oracle RAC and Dataguard concepts”


Jun 11, 2013

Interview Question for Oracle Database Administrator at Google:

“External tables. Can they have indexes”