MSCI Senior Associate Interview Questions

Updated 28 Aug, 2014
Updated 28 Aug, 2014
5 Interview Reviews

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

100%
0%
0%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview

62%
12%
12%

Interview Difficulty

3.2
Average

Interview Difficulty

Hard

Average

Easy

5 Candidate Interview Reviews Back to all interviews

Sort: Popular Date Difficulty

 

Senior Associate Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Application Details

I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at MSCI in July 2014.

Interview Details

About 5 rounds of interviews, mostly via phone calls, just one with HR as a 1:1. The negotiation process is pretty long, It took almost 2 months and there were times when I didn't know if I was still a candidate or have I been dismissed.

Interview Questions
Negotiation Details
Very good salary and according to what I've talked about in the HR interview
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

Other Interview Reviews for MSCI

  1.  

    Senior Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at MSCI.

    Interview Details

    There are 6 rounds of interview which i had gone through. 3 were pure techical and 2 were techno-functional and 1 HR round. It was a smooth but time consuming selection process. Which is applicable for all company working in investment banking domain.

    Interview Questions
    • Questions on design approach and bottom up questions on language.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  2.  

    Senior Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Budapest (Hungary)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Budapest (Hungary)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 weeksinterviewed at MSCI in June 2013.

    Interview Details

    It took 5+ weeks. 1st HR phone interview, 2nd face2face interview, 3rd phone interview with the hiring manager,4th interview with the team lead. I had no tricky questions, and the whole process was very smooth and had a good atmosphere.

    Negotiation Details
    I could negotiate easily my salary.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    Senior Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Norman, OK (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Norman, OK (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at MSCI in November 2012.

    Interview Details

    Very pleasant and professional treatment / experience. I was Initially contacted by MSCI recruiter out of NYC, who saw my profile on LinkedIn. I provided my resume, and interviewed with him on the phone to clarify the opportunity details and for MSCI to validate me as a candidate. A one-on-one interview at the work site followed. In that interview I was able to learn more about the position, the work team at that location, as well as the extended delivery team suporting the projects I would be involved in. It was a relaxed, yet structured interview with mainly behavioral questions related to the work being asked. I was told that I would continue as a candidate, and next step was a phone interview with the Hiring manager, based in the UK. That phone interview followed a similar format, but for me was more difficult over the phone. The process culminated the following week, when I was contacted by the NYC recruiter, who notified me I was not the candidate selected for the position.

    Interview Questions
    • If your high priority project was in contention for delivery resources with other high priority projects, how would you ensure yours was given the needed resources.   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  4. Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – Add Anonymous Interview Review
  5.  

    Senior Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at MSCI in February 2008.

    Interview Details

    Very thorough, I went through 7 interviews, face to face and phone meeting with Managing directors and Executive directors. In all, a very thorough process

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    What were you able to negotiate? What advice would you give others considering an offer?
    Accepted Offer
    Difficult Interview

Work at MSCI? Share Your Experiences

MSCI

 
Click to Rate
or

The difficulty rating is the average interview difficulty rating across all interview candidates.

The interview experience is the percentage of all interview candidates who said that their interview experience was positive, neutral or negative.

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.