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Hong Kong Jockey Club Interview Questions

Updated Dec 25, 2017
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    Test Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Hong Kong Jockey Club.

    Interview

    HR gets to meet first, trying to understand the candidate's general working background, and expectations from both sides (the company and the candidate); then the management team will interview more on the specific job requirements and technical skils sets; then if all goes well, the senior management (GM or Head of dept) will do the final round, then HR will get back with a confirmation of hiring.

    Interview Questions

    • Once hired, what would you do in the first 3 weeks to 3 months time frame?   Answer Question

  2.  

    Coolthink Ambassador Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Hong Kong Jockey Club.

    Interview

    The job is about being a teaching assistant to help teach primary school students to learn coding. The first process is to do a simple test on SCRATCH. Then there will be a group interview and an individual interview session

    Interview Questions

  3.  

    Big Data Analytics Modeling Manager (Betting) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Causeway Bay (Hong Kong)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Hong Kong Jockey Club (Causeway Bay (Hong Kong)) in November 2017.

    Interview

    When asked about the work, they expressed that shift is required. 44 hr/week
    Asked what jockey club does. I applied two similar analytics role and the two roles got mixed up until the initial communication process. So I did no effective preparation basically.
    Management within team is flat, the company itself has lots of hierchy from directors to line managers.
    No offer yet
    Meeting line manager and later on meet the team

    Interview Questions

    • Handwritten programming question
      Find maximum of cumulative multiple of any consecutive series of 13 char given a string of 1000 char   Answer Question
    • What are you passionate about?   Answer Question
    • What betting do you do?   Answer Question
    • Why not other companies?   Answer Question
    • How gambler host make money?   Answer Question
    • Do you play football or watch football matches or bet on football matches?   Answer Question
    • What do you know about jockey club (more than simply charity)   Answer Question
    • You applied 2 positions in jockey club, which one do you prefer?   Answer Question
    • (shown a paragraph on wikipedia about game theory zero sum game example)
      explain why that game player 1 has a positive payoff   Answer Question
    • What distribution matches the soccer distribution most? Poisson distribution   Answer Question
    • Derive a simple probability model of sudden death stage of a football match
      given each side has a P1 and P2 of winning a goal   Answer Question
    • What will you do on your first day of work   Answer Question

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    Graduate Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Hong Kong Jockey Club (Hong Kong (Hong Kong)) in March 2017.

    Interview

    The interview process was not very difficult. There was a 2-min self introduction at the beginning, a group discussion, a written test and an individual presentation t last. The whole process lasted for 3 hours.

    Interview Questions


  5.  

    Graduate Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Hong Kong Jockey Club (Hong Kong (Hong Kong)) in March 2017.

    Interview

    self intro: 2 mins for self into, from number 1 to number 8
    group discussion: case study(both chinese and english)
    impromtu talk(about personal experience, like challenges, volunteer)
    written test: summary of the presentation and the translation of press release

    Interview Questions

    • analyze the case of apple and how it can be applied to jockey club   Answer Question

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    Graduate Trainee Interview Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sha Tin (Hong Kong)
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Hong Kong Jockey Club (Sha Tin (Hong Kong)) in March 2017.

    Interview

    I applied online. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Hong Kong Jockey Club (Hong Kong (Hong Kong)) in March 2017.

    The interview process was not very difficult, interviewers gathered at the meeting room together. Firstly, there was a 2-min self introduction for each person; after introduction, there was a group discussion; then, everyone needed to randomly select and answer a behavior question. After a break, a written test and PuTongHua test was held. The whole process lasted for 3 hours.

    Interview Questions

    • Introduce a volunteer experience, which you didn't know anything at first.   Answer Question

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    Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Sha Tin (Hong Kong)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Hong Kong Jockey Club (Sha Tin (Hong Kong)) in January 2017.

    Interview

    2 interviewers versus 1 interviee. They are going to ask you something base on your resume and your self introduction. The process did not take very long. It ends within an hour. They asked me how was i going to work out my final year project. Cause i applied for information security department. So, i focued on answering security stuffs

    Interview Questions

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    Graduate Trainee (Charities) Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Happy Valley (Hong Kong)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5+ months. I interviewed at Hong Kong Jockey Club (Happy Valley (Hong Kong)) in May 2016.

    Interview

    Internet Application -> Appitude Test + IQ Test (Extremely Tough, the point is to pull a curve) -> Assessment Centre -> Familiarisation -> Final Interview -> Offer

    The entire interview process is quite lengthy, harder than average difficulty, department-focused (No rotation, GT is specific to department)

    Interview Questions

    • Q: Why would you want to work in HKJC, but not in Government departments/Investment Bank since they have good prospects too.   2 Answers
    • Happy to answer any further questions, please leave your email here, thanks   1 Answer

  9.  

    Graduate Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Hong Kong Jockey Club (Hong Kong (Hong Kong)) in April 2016.

    Interview

    The whole process consists of 3 stages: initial screening and online test, assessment center and final panel interview.

    Assessment center (about 3 hours):
    1. self introduction
    2. group discussion on a given topic
    3. group presentation
    4. written test
    5. individual presentation on a given question

    Final interview:
    A panel interview. Standard questions, mostly based on CV and your personal experience.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a situation where you had to resolve a crisis and the steps you took to tackle it.   Answer Question

  10.  

    Graduate Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Happy Valley (Hong Kong)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Hong Kong Jockey Club (Happy Valley (Hong Kong)) in March 2016.

    Interview

    Self-Introduction - 2 minutes
    Group Discussion - about promoting ethic minority in Hong Kong
    Question about your past experience such as facing with change or conflicts
    Written Test - executive summary in Chinese and English in an hour

    Interview Questions


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