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Alcatel-Lucent Interview Questions

Updated Mar 26, 2017
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    Junior RF Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent.

    Interview

    Had two interviews over the phone asking behavioral questions and reasons I was applying for the RF department. They just wanted to know if I was only applying because I needed some work experience or actually wanted to do RF.

    Interview Questions

    • What I knew in regards to the 4G network   1 Answer
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    Product Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    I applied on line to the job advertisement on the company website. Then i received an email from the recruiter asking me to forward my resume. After that I was scheduled a call with the recruiter and then the hiring manager. His name was given to me and a time was scheduled for the phone interview. He was courteous on the phone and got back to me within couple of days.

    Interview Questions

    • 1. If you had to change one thing about your past company, what will that be?   Answer Question
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    Network Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent (Boston, MA) in November 2015.

    Interview

    It was a comfortable process. It went on for 45 minutes, he asked me to describe about myself.All questions were based on my Resume. The questions were all basic.

    Interview Questions

    • Layer 2 practical questions. OSPF and RIP difference. What is a DNS, DHCP. Python Basics.   Answer Question
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    Network Test Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent (Mountain View, CA) in November 2015.

    Interview

    Great! Two telephonic rounds. 1st one for 45 minutes and second one for 1.5 hours. I got a call from University career fair. Interviewer was friendly and made me feel comfortable. He also asked few puzzles. Just keep your basic networking clear and you will be all set.

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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent.

    Interview

    I was referred by an employee; so there was some confidence in my candidacy ahead of the interview. I first Interviewed the hiring manager. I was asked simple questions and got the job. Then, I went through the HR process to get through the formal hiring process.

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    Logistics PM Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Plano, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent (Plano, TX).

    Interview

    A 2 week process that ended up with a phone interview. Super friendly and asked standard questions about my resume. Ran down my resume and that's about it. They are really slow at getting back with you so expect that.

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    Software Development Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent (Mountain View, CA) in August 2015.

    Interview

    Three rounds of interview- first two were telephonic and third was on-site. The interviews were technical ranging from basics of C programming, real-time Operating Systems and tons of questions on basics of Computer Networking.

    Onsite interview had 4 rounds with 4 different engineers including hiring manager. Each round was technical with C programming questions and computer networking basics. The interview with hiring manager also included behavioral questions and resume discussion, including discussing life in Mountain View and California in general, as it was my first visit to the state.

    Interview Questions

    • Binary Tree based programming questions, Linked List based questions- to be programmed in C.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    The offer was good for entry level position, so didn't negotiate.

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    Clerical Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Murray Hill, NJ
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent (Murray Hill, NJ).

    Interview

    Meeting with the entire team. Went over my entire resume each time. Be prepared with detailed responses for some of your recent accomplishments. Be genuine and answer the questions and you will be fine.

    Interview Questions

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    Principal Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Westlake, TX
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent (Westlake, TX) in July 2015.

    Interview

    Interviewed with the manager in his office. He asked a a lot of questions with design patterns. He is specially interested in someone who is good at scripts and it is a devops kind of job.

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    Technical Lead Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. I interviewed at Alcatel-Lucent in June 2015.

    Interview

    Got a call from Job consultancy and interview was scheduled , there were 2 technical rounds followed by one managerial and one round with director and HR each. Interviwe got completed on same day and Technical rounds had average difficulty question mainly on Optical domain.

    Interview Questions

    • 1 ) Sonet/SDH Frame work and Optical Domain questions
      2) Unix commands like usage of grep, ls and vi
      3) DWDM/OTN technology questions  
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