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# Business Analyst Interview Questions in San Jose, CA

When interviewing a candidate for a business analyst role, employers are looking to assess your analytical problem-solving skills as well as your communication and collaboration skills. Be prepared to analyze a business case study and answer behavioral questions that often test your ability to handle challenging stakeholders or tight deadlines. Business analysts must also be creative thinkers, so expect to tackle a few unusual brainteasers that are designed to see how well you can think through a complex problem.

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Feb 2, 2011

Feb 2, 2011
 How to measure the hight of the building using Barometer4 Answersuse speed of sound calculaiton, physics formaula force distance mass, etchttp://www.esmerel.com/circle/question/building.htmlDrop the barometer from the top of the building and note the time it takes to fall on the ground. Now acceleration = g = 9.8 u= 0 s = 1/2 g(t*t) Assuming, if the time it takes is 5 seconds s= 1/2*9.8*25 = 122.5 mtrs.Show More ResponsesBarometer measures presssure. At low altitude above sea level pressure drops by 1.2 kPa for every 100 meters. Measure pressure at base of build. Then at top of building. Based on the difference in pressure figure the height of buiding

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Dec 13, 2012
 Do you know what ERP is? 2 AnswersNo, I do not know much about it. I believe that it stands for Enterprise... something. - I was told not to worry about that. They will train me. The truth is, I do not have an IT background and I am not interested in a career in IT. I do not want to train in a new field that I do not have a personal interest. They never asked if I wanted to become a IT person.Enterprise Resource Planning

Feb 20, 2010
 How many websites are on the internet? How would you find out the number?4 AnswersCheck out http://news.netcraft.com/. In the March 2010 survey we received responses from 206,675,938 sites.They aren't looking for an exact number but the rational for coming up with that numberI would google it...Show More ResponsesEvery site needs to have an ip addr. Knowing that IPv4 is running out, and take out about 3/4 of reserved IP such as 128.x.x.x - 255.x.x.x etc. assuming rest of the addr corresponded to a website. I say there are 255*255*255*255 / 4 =2^32/4 = 4.2billion /4 = 1.05billion site

Oct 9, 2012
 Explain a difficult situation at work and how you handled it.1 AnswerTalk about your philosophy on handling difficult situations before you answer the question. It will keep the questions down.

Apr 1, 2015

Apr 1, 2015
 If 1 = 2 what would you do kind of questions1 AnswerJust say anything that comes to mind

Mar 17, 2019
 Questions regarding previous internship experience 1 AnswerBe clear and concise regarding what you are saying

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Dec 13, 2012
 What is you Visa status?1 AnswerI am a US citizen

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Dec 13, 2012
 Are you open to relocation?1 AnswerYes I am willing to relocate.
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