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Updated 14 Nov, 2014
Updated 14 Nov, 2014
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Anonymous Interview Candidate
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I applied through college or university. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at Microsoft in August 2014.

Interview Details

A short MCQ round of 15 questions was held.Then a coding round of two questions was undertaken by us.
Later after a few days the guys came to campus for interviews.After 2 or 3 rounds they selected the candidates. Students with good communication skills were selected after 2 round only.

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  • Convert a binary search tree in place in a sorted doubly link list.   View Answer
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Microsoft.

    Interview Details

    1 HR interview that included behavioural questions in addition to ligh technical questions, followed by 3 onsite interviews. 2 interview were focused on coding, and the third was purely testing.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    First round consists of a multiple choice quiz followed by multiple onsite rounds. The questions generally consist of Algorithms, Design and Project Questions. The interviewers are good and they even offer you to drive back home if you want.

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    Accepted Offer
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Istanbul (Turkey)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Istanbul (Turkey)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Microsoft.

    Interview Details

    There was an online shortlisting process as usual and then I was contacted by a recruiter from a subcontractor assessment company and was invited for a range of assessment steps such as self assessment test,logical thinking and language skills.

    Interview Questions
    • Some questions needed to be really careful and stay attentive because of the fact that they include so many numbers and that kind of stuff.   Answer Question
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    Difficult Interview
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sydney (Australia)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sydney (Australia)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Microsoft in May 2014.

    Interview Details

    Had 4 interviews. The first interview was about testing, the second interview was about coding two algorithms, the third interview was about testing a specific function and then implementing that function. The interviewers were very nice and helpful. They were very approachable and gave good hints in order to solve the problem.

    Interview Questions
    • Given an integer number, implement the toString() function of that number.   View Answer
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    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    asked a lot of questions for the firstt phone screen

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    No Offer
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Microsoft.

    Interview Details

    Submitted my resume through my school's career center. Contacted a couple weeks later to schedule a phone interview. Couldn't understand the interviewer. Was notified via email a few weeks later that I was not selected for the final round in Seattle.

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    • Tell me about a challenging project you have completed   Answer Question
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Microsoft.

    Interview Details

    There were 5 rounds of assessment and I partook in 4. 1 CV check, 1 assessment centre and 3 rounds of interview. It was not that difficult but you are required to have good understanding and business sense. All the assessors were supporive, but other staff that were present at the office could come across as distant/ intimidating.

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    • There are questions regarding leadership and soft skills with HR. As you go further, more business-related issues are brought up.   Answer Question
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    Difficult Interview
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a dayinterviewed at Microsoft.

    Interview Details

    I spoke on the phone first, then went to the Foundry for an interview

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    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    First round was purely algorithms and their improvisions. Did well in this round.
    Questions ranged from sorting to graphs to searching.
    Second round was interview, asked me to code and design algorithms, didnt do well, so couldnt go ahead

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