Alterian Reviews

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    Great company to work for!

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    Current Employee - Social Media Researcher in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Social Media Researcher in Seattle, WA

    I have been working at Alterian full-time (more than 3 years)


    Great environment, friendly company culture


    Company is sold and acquired by different people so many times.

Alterian Interviews

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    QA Analyst Interview

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    Anonymous Employee
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    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Alterian.

    Interview Details

    It was a straightforward Interview for the Position of QA analyst. Phone interview was conducted by the hiring manager for about 1 hour after 1 week of applying. The interview was mostly technical and job history related. There were some trick questions. I was called for person to person interview after a week. the interviewers asked me to write SQL queries and use Whiteboard to explain previous projects etc.

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    • how do you measure the height of a 509Meter pole in a vacuum with a ball and Stopwatch?   View Answer
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    Average Interview

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101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in Chicago, 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For, 2009
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Headquarters Bristol, United Kingdom
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Information Technology
Revenue $50 to $100 million (USD) per year
Competitors Sybase, Informatica, Autonomy

Alterian helps customers find buried treasure under mountains of data. The company's database analysis platform and software enable companies to rapidly analyze data to improve their understanding of customers, products, and services. The company markets its analytics products through more than 150 business partners -- service providers, systems integrators, and technology firms -- that customize the database analysis platform for more than 1,500 end users. Founded in 1997, Alterian has counted Astra Zeneca, Royal Mail, Amnesty International, Vodafone, and Sainsbury's Bank... More

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