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KPMG Interview Questions

Updated Jul 23, 2017
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  1.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at KPMG.

    Interview

    Didn't interview, applied online through link from recruiter. Submitted resume and transcripts; a month letter was informed they were in the selection process and decisions would be sent out within 5 business days. Received offer to participate in program less than 5 business days later.

    Interview Questions

    • There was no interview so no questions   2 Answers

  2.  

    Tax Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at KPMG.

    Interview

    They have asked several questions like a quiz. I was unable to answer it before I need to write the questions down to figure the number, i was not prepared and obviously I didn't get an offer. But interview experience is more important to me.

  3.  

    Intern - Hourly Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at KPMG.

    Interview

    There were two rounds of interview.
    First round : on-campus met with a manger
    Second round: in the office met with another manager and a partner
    Also met with HR and did some group activities with the other candidates.

    Interview Questions

    • When have you demonstrated leadership?
      How do you prioritize school work and campus organizations?   Answer Question

  4. Helpful (5)  

    Data Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at KPMG (New York, NY) in May 2017.

    Interview

    3 phone interviews-
    One with a recruiter in South Africa
    One with an HR employee in New York
    One with a Data Scientist in Los Angeles
    The interview with the Data Scientist was a technical interview. There were questions about NLP, machine learning algorithms, optimizing sql an query.

    Interview Questions

    • How do you work with a data set that has 500 features?   1 Answer

  5. Helpful (2)  

    Audit Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at KPMG.

    Interview

    The professional is very friendly and shared his personal experience. He focused on asking most of the behavior questions. No hard questions. he also asked why audit? and Why kpmg?

    Interview Questions


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    Internal Audit Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at KPMG.

    Interview

    I applied through someone at KPMG. The interview was over the phone. There were two separate interviews. The first one was more conversational, the second one was more questions relating to what you can bring to the company

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    Anonymous Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Francisco, CA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at KPMG (San Francisco, CA).

    Interview

    Campus recruiting reached out to me. I interviewed with the managers from the Tax and Audit Department. Overall good experience, definitely showed genuine interest in getting to know you.

    Interview Questions

  8.  

    Big Data Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at KPMG.

    Interview

    First round - HR interview to check whether your expertise match requirement
    Second round - Initial technical round. Interviewer was really polite and gave confidence
    Third round - onsite with 3 interviewer 45 min each and a 30 min presentation. PPT can be anything related to your project or anything related to big data. I couldnt perform well in that coz that was my first experience, and Im in the job market after a 4 year long break.
    If your are confident with your skill set . try KPMG

    Interview Questions

    • Hadoop1 vs 2?
      Hive question and Hbase related
      Pig schemas
      SQL related question about pivoting and groupby orderby etc
      Behavioral question   2 Answers

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    Senior Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at KPMG (Houston, TX) in May 2017.

    Interview

    Details about experience -- specifically seeking to understand how my experience will overlay with KPMG organizational matrix. Specific examples of my responsibilities, challenges and daily tasks. Discussion of how knowledge will apply to the firm's offerings.

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    Dallas Audit Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at KPMG (Dallas, TX) in May 2017.

    Interview

    There were recruiting events at my university throughout the semester where you got a chance to get to know people from the Dallas audit practice. There was a round of on-campus interviews, then office visits which included another round of interviews. The people are all so nice and really care about getting to know you.

    Interview Questions


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