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Goldman Sachs Interview Questions

Updated Jul 27, 2017
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    Technology Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    on campus interview, onsite interview. On campus there was a presentation and then submitted the resume. They choose to interview the next day. Then it was two interviewers and me, most asked what programming I know and what projects I have done.

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    • not difficult, most behavior because it was PM who is interested in me.   Answer Question

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    Operations Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Salt Lake City, UT
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Goldman Sachs (Salt Lake City, UT) in April 2009.

    Interview

    Goldman is known for its crazy interview process especially for lateral hires. Some individuals go through 20+ interviews stretching months before receiving an offer. The best way to get an interview is with someone in the firm that can submit your resume in your behalf. Depending on their senority, they can receive a cash bonus.

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    Negotiation

    No negotiation

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    Programmer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    Intitially they had an aptitude test whih was very tough as they were a lot of questions and very leittle time. There were about 15 questions and about 40 minitues and the questions were mainly testing aptitude skills and also some of them were technical based on C/ C++ .Due to the acute shortage of time could not solve the most of the questions

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    • There were many tough C/C++ questions based on pointers   Answer Question

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    Vice President Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    Resumes are only meant to get an interivew. Focus on related experience, where you've added value beyond what was asked of you, and ensure no gaps in your CV. Interviews focus half on fit/culture and half on relevant experience and skillset. You must show you will fit into our culture or you will not be successful.

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    Negotiation

    There are no negotiations with Goldman.


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    PWM Summer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    Was emailed for early-admission superday. Went through 2 rounds of 2:1 interview, then called back 2 hours later to interview with the rest of the team. No technical questions asked. Got to the last round.

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    • Was asked where I go out on weekends in NYC/ bars and clubs I like.   Answer Question

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    Technology Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    First round 30 minutes interview in SWE conference, and second round sets of 3 interviews per group in GS New York office. Depend on how many teams are interested in your resume, you may have 3-12 interviews.

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    • Differences between hashtable and hashmap   1 Answer

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    Business Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    Extremely tough and a great learning experience. good and comforting people. tough questions. pressure interview. long as well. They take multiple rounds of interview, and try to assess total financial knowledge as well as behavioral aspects of a candidate

    Interview Questions

    • Talk about the sectors valuation - which you have never tracked   Answer Question
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    Technical Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    the interview round mainly constitute of puzzles and simple programming skills

    they check more on analytical ability and overall personality rather than your coding skills

    Be sure to do as many puzzles as you can before you go for interview

    Interview Questions

    • nothing that difficult...if one knows basic interview questins of programming there wil be no problem   Answer Question

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    Programmer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    It was an on-campus interview. We had a written round of around 30 multiple choice questions including aptitude and then technical questions were also give. After that we had a Group Discussion case study. Next there were 2 rounds of interviews both technical. They focused a lot on technical subjects and projects that we had done.

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    Analyst Programmer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Goldman Sachs.

    Interview

    Tell e about yourself, Risk management, problem solving, what do you know about GS

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