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Alexander Chapman
Director Level – [Head of] Stress Testing Analytics was asked...September 5, 2016

What is the best time to reach you for a phone discussion?

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After 5pm EST

Did the individual ask for detailed information on who you were in the process of interviewing with? Less


Retention theme case study. Nothing sophisticated.

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Preparation took some time since you need analyze the fake data set they provided Less


Describe past experience. How did you execute data projects. Balancing strategic asks with operational needs etc.

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Provided my answers. Interviewer seemed like he was multi-tasking and not actively listening. It felt somewhat discouraged to be part of such a conversation, to be honest. Less


What is senior data scientist and had u ever played a role in strategic planning?

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I explained to her.


1. Why Softgames 2. Experience with processing large volume of data 3. Modern BI architecture

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1. It is a business I never been working in. I believe there are a lot of interesting data to be captured and crunched 2. In Avira I process 40mil active users per day so it was a large data lake 3. Relying on cloud technologies simplify and speed up the process of gathering and getting insights into large volume of data. There is no one pill for all so data architecture is adjusted according to the company's state and need. Less


Voodoo business model, my background

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Correctly I guess


present a customer success analysis to a non technical stakeholder

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unclear interview requirements that changed few times. After requirements clarification from the internal recruiter, I spent quite some time to prepare the requested presentation. I went to the interview and the hiring manager was expected something else. I mentioned that I specifically asked for clarification on requirements and this is what the recruiter confirmed. Then the hiring manager said oh well that recruiter has left the company... Not sure how this is my problem. Overall felt pretty disorganised, never heard from them and they sent me an email as well for feedback on the interview process. Dont waste your time.. Less


I don't know if it is the case for other disciplines, but for data and analytics, the questions were geared more towards the role of a senior analyst rather than anything on strategy, planning, architecture, stakeholder management, building and leading teams etc. That's not to criticise, that was what Busuu wanted but hopefully anyone who reads this can be more prepared.

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Tell us about your practical application for data and analytics

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It has been a while since the question, but I believe I walked through my work within my career. Throughout the interview, and maybe not for this question, I spoke about data and analytical strategy. I look forward to implementing this at BrainStorm Less


I was asked via email: 1) why I wanted to join iZettle 2) why I would consider - as a foreigner - to work in Stockholm

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1) Beacuse I liked their business (in more detail) 2) Heard it's a cool place to be Less

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