databases Interview Questions

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Apr 8, 2010

Interview Question for Anonymous at Community Partnership of Southern Arizona:

“Describe databases or something to that effect... they were looking for someone to expand upon tables and fields, basic database knowledge.”


Mar 27, 2010

Interview Question for Anonymous at Motorola Mobility:

“Why use views in an RDBMS and not just simply make tables for the same?”


Mar 26, 2010

Interview Question for Anonymous at Goldman Sachs:

“How to access databases quickly?”


Mar 11, 2010

Interview Question for Anonymous at Public Consulting Group:

“Describe your experience with databases.”


Mar 4, 2010

Interview Question for Software Engineer II at eBay Inc.:

“Write an algorithm to find out the price for a keyword of an item based on the values present in the existing tables. He gave me 2 tables and some columns with item details. Keywords to search for…”


Mar 4, 2010

Interview Question for Software Engineer II at eBay Inc.:

“Why doesn't eBay use EJBs, Hibernate, Spring, Transactions?”


Feb 26, 2010

Interview Question for Anonymous at Lowe's:

“Do you have experience with writing SQL”


Jan 10, 2010

Interview Question for Anonymous at Advisory Board:

“how did you manage database performance issues...?”


Dec 16, 2009

Interview Question for Software Developer at Barclays Capital:

“I was asked about how to avoid data corruption in relational databases. (very broadly, not specifics)”


Dec 4, 2009

Interview Question for Anonymous at Salesforce.com:

“Write a database query to find a given piece of information. Define database closure.”