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    Full of opportunities - both technical and leadership

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Raleigh, NC
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Raleigh, NC

    I have been working at Red Hat full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexible work environment, fantastic attitude amongst most of the employees, excellent corporate leadership including CEO, CFO, and CIO

    Cons

    On occasion, like most companies, there is a bit of politics going on. Not near as bad as many companies I have been at though.

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Red Hat Interviews

Updated Sep 22, 2014
Updated Sep 22, 2014

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    Junior Java Developer Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Raleigh, NC
    Anonymous Employee in Raleigh, NC
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Red Hat in September 2014.

    Interview Details

    2 rounds of Phone Interview followed by a face to face interview round in the Company with a panel of 3 team members.

    Questions Asked:
    1. Thread
    2. Synchronization
    3. Serialization
    4. Hash Map, Vector, Set, Array List - Uses and Differences
    5. Static - Variable, Method and Class Purpose
    6. Inner Class - Purpose and Example
    7. Multi Threading
    8. Asked to write a basic Java Program - Logic Specific
    9. Asked to draw tables and show the 3rd Normalization and from those tables drawn, was asked to perform sum() with a specific condition

    Interview Questions
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    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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America's 200 Best Small Companies, Forbes, 2009
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Website www.redhat.com
Headquarters Raleigh, NC
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1993
Type Company - Public (RHT)
Industry Information Technology
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors VMware, Oracle, Microsoft

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