Database Engineer Interview Questions

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Jan 24, 2013

Interview Question for Database Engineer at Savvis:

“Most all of the questions asked were not really relevent to day-to-day DBA/DBE operations. For example, one question asked was how the database model changed when a recovery was performed -- the…”


Oct 26, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at eMeter:

“nothing difficult, all straight forward typical database questions.”


Oct 11, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at S&P Capital IQ:

“One weird question was about "How to buy data".”


Oct 9, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at Raydon:


Jul 28, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at Olenick:

“You mean you don't have any OLAP experience, at all???”


Jun 20, 2012

Interview Question for Anonymous at Nuance:

“How would you model html tag relationships in a database”


Dec 29, 2011

Interview Question for Database Engineer at S&P Capital IQ:

“Why did I choose certain index design for the tables in the test.”


Sep 20, 2011

Interview Question for Anonymous at Thomson Reuters:

“What do you like best about yourself?”


Sep 10, 2010

Interview Question for Anonymous at REI Systems:

“Analytical questions to identify problem solving approaches”


Aug 26, 2010

Interview Question for Anonymous at NetApp:

“explain deadlocks with a scenario? Also read basic oops concepts like polymorphism etc.”