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Thomson Reuters Senior Software Engineer Interview Questions in United Kingdom

Updated Jun 26, 2017
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Senior Software Engineer Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
No Offer
Negative Experience
Average Interview

Application

I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Thomson Reuters (London, England (UK)) in January 2016.

Interview

Not a very good impression.

Started with a short telephone interview with a Thomson Reuters recruiter followed by instructions for a coding test that was done from home. A few days later Thomson Reuters recruiter setup a telephone interview with the development team for a specific date and time for which I took time off.
Unfortunately no one ever called.

Interview Questions

  • Coding test involved developing a black jack simulator between 1-6 players in Java.   Answer Question

Thomson Reuters Response

Feb 26, 2016 – Analyst, Recruitment Brand and Channels

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We apologize that your experience did not live up to our standards and expectations and would like to follow up directly with the recruiter... More

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    Senior Software Engineer Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Thomson Reuters (London, England (UK)) in March 2015.

    Interview

    The first step at home with a test with multiple answer questions, second steps face to face with simple algorithm questions. If the manager likes you, you get the job regardless how you perform to the technical questions, that's was my impression

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about a project that you have been working on your spare time   1 Answer

    Thomson Reuters Response

    Jun 28, 2017 – Talent Brand Marketing Specialist

    Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We apologize that your experience did not live up to our standards and expectations. We are disappointed to hear about your negative... More


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    Senior Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Nottingham, England (UK)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Thomson Reuters (Nottingham, England (UK)) in July 2014.

    Interview

    The first interview process was an online IKM test and the minimum required was greater than 70%.This was followed by personal interview which was reviewing a piece of code and finding the bugs and explaining the test cases that would need to be executed to test it.This was followed by a whiteboard session where had to write a code for a particular scenario

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    Senior Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    No Offer
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Thomson Reuters (London, England (UK)) in May 2014.

    Interview

    Phone interview first, half an hour of CV review with technical queries about previous work. Second interview with same manager, plus software architect, consisted of 30mins to answers technical questions (written), 30 mins to design & code for a requirement, then the interviewer returned with a software architect for 60 mins discussion of the design/coding exercise followed by general questions.

    Interview Questions

    • All questions were really really broad and open initially and then the manager asked more specifically if I didn't talk about the specifics he was interested in.   1 Answer

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    Senior Software Engineer Interview

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

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Thomson Reuters (London, England (UK)) in June 2012.

    Interview

    The hiring process commenced via a recruitment agent who introduced me to the company. I was interviewed by my new manager and the next most senior manager. It was a friendly interview that covered all of the areas that they needed to cover, including interpersonal and technical skills.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked about my previous experience and some examples of what they were looking for and how I could transfer my skills to the new job.   1 Answer

    Thomson Reuters Response

    Jul 25, 2016 – Analyst, Recruitment Brand and Channels

    Thank you for taking time to provide us with feedback. We're glad that you have been with us since 2012!


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