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Sun Microsystems Interview Questions

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    Systems Engineer Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Sun Microsystems (Bengaluru (India)).

    Interview

    Test followed by 5 or 6 rounds of tech interviews. Unix, OS, kernel, C and many programmatic questions were asked. Was asked to solve a problem on the board.

    Interview Questions

    • Unix, OS and many programmatic questions.   1 Answer

  2.  

    Software Architect Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    Phone interview, followed by onsite. The interviewers appeared to have varying knowledge levels, this was especially apparant when they gave their questions.

    Interview Questions

  3.  

    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    After a group interview, I had two other 1-1 meetings.

    Interview Questions


  4.  

    Accepted Offer

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Sun Microsystems.

    Interview

    Interviewing and hiring process were very easy and fast as I had done work with the them in the past and my skill sets were already know. Interview was more of a formality than anything else.

    Interview Questions


  5.  

    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    Interviewed by 3 members of the opposite gender, at the same time.

    Interview Questions

    • How do you handle difficult people or people who you don't get along with?   Answer Question

  6.  

    User Researcher Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 3+ weeks. I interviewed at Sun Microsystems.

    Interview

    Reasonably fast. One or two people interviewing you at a time.


  7.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Sun Microsystems in April 2012.

    Interview

    very easy and clean but confusing and tough at same time

    Interview Questions

  8.  

    GSE Director Interview

    Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Sun Microsystems (London, England (UK)) in April 2011.

    Interview

    two stage interview, both well run and enjoyable. covered my background, team skills sales skills. understand of IT, how i see the scope of IT moving forward. what customer focus I have had, how i build up relationships internally and externally.

    Interview Questions

    • What is my background and how can I help to run sales programs   1 Answer

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    Member of Technical Staff (MTS) Interview

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

    Application

    The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Sun Microsystems (Bengaluru (India)) in August 2010.

    Interview

    It consists of 1 written test for 1 hour covering 4 sections C Programming, OS, Aptitude, Puzzle. I guess it was some 70 questions overall. Then 4 rounds of F2F interview, each round is elimination round.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Straight.


  10.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a week. I interviewed at Sun Microsystems in April 2010.

    Interview

    Not too rigorous because I came in with excellent recommendations

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Negotiations were easy due to specialized expertise


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