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BNP Paribas Software Engineer Interview Questions

Updated Jan 10, 2017
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Anonymous Interview Candidate
No Offer
Average Interview

Application

I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a week. I interviewed at BNP Paribas in April 2012.

Interview

agents arranged phone interview and it went smoothly, they just asked me some what projects I have worked and high level technical questions. then I was invited to an onsite interview. I met two developers and the hiring manager. The interview is not difficult and hiring manager is nice. I then received an offer letter.

Interview Questions

  • java why ConcurrentHashMap doesn't throw concurrentmodificationexception?   1 Answer

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a week. I interviewed at BNP Paribas (New York, NY) in July 2010.

    Interview

    I got the interview call through a Recruiter.

    I first had a phone interview and then I was invited onsite where I met 4 people, 3 technical and 1 pseudo-technical/HR.

    The whole process lasted for 4 hours and had questions on C++, multithreading, projects on my resume and questions about basic finance and low latency.

    Interview Questions

    • Implement a thread safe queue con-formant to POSIX APIs and specification. There are multiple readers and writers indefinitely reading/writing from/into the queue.   1 Answer
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Mumbai (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at BNP Paribas (Mumbai (India)).

    Interview

    2 interviews. 1 technical taken by manager and another team member and 1 managerial taken by the SDM. After that sent to the HR where she asked questions like why the company, why this role, why job change, what are your future plans, on-site no on site etc. Was called in to the mumbai office. Overall had a good experience

    Interview Questions

    • Was asked questions about previous work experience, why I wanted to change jobs, technical question java based, struts spring hibernate, process management, sql   1 Answer
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Chennai (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. I interviewed at BNP Paribas (Chennai (India)) in January 2016.

    Interview

    It was good. Cobol,SQL and DB2 questions were asked.Questions on agile model,SDLC structure. I gave 3 rounds followed by HR round. Questions on Update query. COMP parameters and REdefines and rename clause.

    Interview Questions

    • It was good. Cobol,SQL and DB2 questions were asked.Questions on agile model,SDLC structure. I gave 3 rounds followed by HR round. Questions on Update query. COMP parameters and REdefines and rename clause.   Answer Question
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Chennai (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at BNP Paribas (Chennai (India)) in May 2015.

    Interview

    Applied through staffing agency. First round was face to face discussion. Questions were simple. The interviewer concentrated basically around Java Collections Framework. There was one programming problem where the Interviewer asked me to sort a List of Employee class based on experience and if the experience is same, use Name as the sorting criteria. This process took about 45 minutes and I was told that I would be contacted if I had cleared this round. I got a call from the staffing agency for the 2nd round of telephonic discussion. This was an extensive round and took about 1.5 hrs. Questions were asked from Core Java (very detailed), Java Swing, Current application I was working on etc. I got selected for this round and was called for the 3rd round which was manager's round. Questions were mostly related to my studies, current project. He then said that there would be one final round on the same day and the Interview panel was located in France. This was a technical discussion where the questions were asked from Core Java, Database, Spring, Swing and JPA. Finally I was called for HR round after a couple of days.

    Interview Questions

    • We have a variable that needs to be accessed inside an anonymous method by passing it as an argument. How do we do this?   Answer Question
    • What is the difference between Map and Set. What is the key used for storing an object in the set if the set uses a map for storing its data?   Answer Question
    • What is the lifecycle of a Thread?   Answer Question
    • What is a repository and how can you access it in Java code?   Answer Question
    • You are given a file that has sentences (one line per sentence). You are required to find all the longest sentence (one or more sentence can have same length). Explain the logic or write the code to do this.   Answer Question
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Goregaon East (India)
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at BNP Paribas (Goregaon East (India)).

    Interview

    I got a call from an staffing agency.
    Had a written technical cum objective first round (easy just need to be clear with basic java concepts).
    Second was a face to face technical round.
    next was managerial round which was a real bad experience.
    Bad manager who was behaving rudely.

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Mumbai (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at BNP Paribas (Mumbai (India)) in August 2014.

    Interview

    Good
    Well managed
    Tech, Managerial, HR ( Single Day)
    Good work life balance culture
    All interviews in single day though it takes 15 days to 1 month to process the offer.
    HR's keep on following up with you until you join

    Interview Questions

    • Tech - General Java interview questions, Managerial - About project, HR - As usual   Answer Question
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Goregaon East (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. I interviewed at BNP Paribas (Goregaon East (India)) in October 2013.

    Interview

    Process started with a call from some staffing consultancy they scheduled a telephonic interview, I was asked a few very basic questions about java ,javascript ,database .They were very much interested in my nature of work at current position was asked to expound on how my average day at workplace goes. I was called for face 2 face in their goregaon office. gave a technical round then one programming test asked me to implement caching. Then they took me on 4th floor for paris round a guy from paris on phone took technical interview not too tough though more like asking about my skill set. Then had a discussion, sort of managerial round with the head of GECD department and then hr round. I was told i was hired in hr discussion and salary would be as per my expectation they even didnt tried to negotiate to a package which was 100 % hike from my previous salary (It was a reputable CMMI 5 service company)was on top of the world.

    Interview Questions

    • Didnot expected them to throw a key board on me to write a program to implement caching in java   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    They gave what i asked for do some research abt the salary for ur exp band they do pay well and if u are coming from service company make sure u ask for enough considering lack of onsite here

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Mumbai (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. I interviewed at BNP Paribas (Mumbai (India)) in September 2013.

    Interview

    There were 3 rounds. 2 technical round followed by one management round. Basic questions were asked on c , Database and Unix in first round.Second round was little bit difficult when compare with first round.

    Interview Questions

    • Questions related sorting,database performance and pointers   Answer Question
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Mumbai (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at BNP Paribas (Mumbai (India)) in August 2013.

    Interview

    There were five evaulation rounds
    1. Written Aptitude Test
    2. Written Technical Test
    3. Technical Interview
    4. Managerial Interview
    5. HR Interview

    The written tests were bit difficult.The technical interview was of average difficulty level.
    But, be prepared for behavioral questions in managerial interview.

    Interview Questions

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