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Updated Oct 16, 2017
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    Program Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Microsoft (San Jose, CA) in September 2017.

    Interview

    Micorsoft program manager is actually the product manager position. Two phone interviews before onsite. It was a little bit surprise to me that MS is looking for very technical product manager with a need of being able to write code and do the system design.

    Interview Questions

    • How would you explain Cloud to your grandma?   1 Answer

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    Customer Success Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Washington, DC
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Microsoft (Washington, DC) in September 2017.

    Interview

    The process consisted of the following steps:
    1) Recruiter phone interview 2) competency questionnaire 3) hiring manager phone interview 4) panel interview with presentation on a scenario / interview immediately following

    Interview Questions

    • What does diversity and inclusion mean to you?   1 Answer
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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Blacksburg, VA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Microsoft (Blacksburg, VA) in September 2017.

    Interview

    There were two parts to the interview which were behavioral and technical in which they asked the behavioral question first then the last 10-15 minutes were focused on the technical part

    Interview Questions

    • Implement the toLowerCase() method   3 Answers

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in State College, PA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a week. I interviewed at Microsoft (State College, PA) in September 2017.

    Interview

    Easy interview first basic questions on my resume and then 1 technical interview. I had already accepted other offer so didn't move forward with the process. The future rounds were supposed to be on site in philadelphia.

    Interview Questions

    • Was asked to print out the numbers in the repeated more than n/3 times .   Answer Question

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    PM Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Redmond, WA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Microsoft (Redmond, WA) in September 2017.

    Interview

    phone interview mainly behavior questions and talk about resume and myself.
    On campus interview 4 rounds 45 min each, all about projects I've worked on and no design questions. Asked me about security interest and how what I have done applies to the position

    Interview Questions


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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tucson, AZ
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Microsoft (Tucson, AZ) in September 2017.

    Interview

    I was contacted via email and met for an interview on campus. I didn't make it past the first interview so I can't say much. It was pretty simple. The interviewer was nice but unimpressed

    Interview Questions

    • Tell us about a major project
      Technical whiteboard question -- write a function to change values in a matrix   Answer Question

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    Finance Rotation Program Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Redmond, WA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Microsoft (Redmond, WA) in September 2017.

    Interview

    Great! My recruiters made everything bearable, and relaxing. Great logistics team. Also, the environment is amazing. You won't feel like your interviewing. Extremely competitive salary, as well as other benefits. Washington is beautiful as well!

    Interview Questions

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    Software Engineer(Internship) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Microsoft (Atlanta, GA) in September 2017.

    Interview

    Got selected for an interview at a career event. Interview was scheduled two weeks after my first interaction with the company. It was a half an hour question which involved one coding question.

    Interview Questions

    • Given a binary tree check if it is a binary search tree   Answer Question

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    Financial Rotational Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Redmond, WA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 12+ months. I interviewed at Microsoft (Redmond, WA) in September 2017.

    Interview

    I interviewed for the FRP program with Microsoft. The first round consisted of a phone call with the manager of the program, and from that they flew you to Redmond for the superday. I had morning interviews, 45 minutes 4 back-to-back and then lunch. Was comparable to many superdays, although prepare for questions that take you off guard.

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Microsoft in September 2017.

    Interview

    it was campus interview and basically the recruiters came to the campus to select resumes, and give a campus interview. The interview was fast and never hear back from 2ed round

    Interview Questions

    • technical question and a little bit behavioral question   Answer Question

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