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At Cognizant, we give organizations the insights to anticipate what customers want and act instantly to deliver on those demands. So they can achieve the goal of every modern business: staying one step ahe... read more

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Technical

HR

I applied via Naukri.com and was interviewed in Sep, 2021.

Interview Questions

  • Q1. 1. Different types of schemas 2. Different types of slowly changing dimensions with real time examples used in our previous projects 3. Layers of ETL Testing and questions related to Staging layers 4. Report testing questions and different types of reports and dashboard 5. Defect cycle and how to handle a P1 defect 6. Finally SQL queries with different scenarios
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Cognizant interview Rounds:
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Round type - Technical

Round 2
Round type - HR
Cognizant interview preparation:Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Most ETL Testers will be having the similar set of questions in any organisation. Apart from that, we should be skilled enough in SQL queries which is the basic capability to handle ETL Testing interviews.
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Technical

HR

I applied via Recruitment Consultant and was interviewed in Jul, 2021.

Interview Questions

  • Q1. Explain your data flow of current project and retention time in different variants of snowflake
  • Q2. Dynamic data masking and transfer data from staging tables to target tables were asked in snowflake
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  • Q3. For datamasking in snowflake it is on user level and for data transfer from staging table to target tables use copy commands and automated using python scripting
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Cognizant interview Rounds:
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Round type - Technical

Round 2
Round type - HR
Cognizant interview preparation:Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - You have to explain your current project in depth other wise questions are simple only
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Technical

I applied via Referral and was interviewed in Jun, 2021.

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  • Q1. What is the difference in view and materialized view? Can we update a view ?
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  • Q2. How to get 5th Highest salary from employee table department wise ?
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  • Q3. What is the difference in Source level commit and target level commit ?
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  • Q4. What is the difference in static cache and Dynamic cache ?
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  • Q5. How router treats If both router group condition satisfies then which target will be loaded.
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  • Q6. How to create department wise files by Informatica ?
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  • Q7. What is the difference in mapping parameter and mapping variable ?
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Cognizant interview Rounds:
Round 1
Round type - Technical
Cognizant interview preparation:Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Questions are mostly on ETL and SQL for Informatica Senior Associate profile
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  • Q1. Are you willing to work in night shift continious and ready to accept new challenges?
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Cognizant interview preparation:Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - This interview was more so over a test for my willingness rather then academic questions and my skills test. The interviewer was more interested and keen to know if I can handle pressure and manage myself in night shift , the questions were more into "what if I don't get the the things I expect from the company and how I handle the situation", the expected answer from me was to built confidence and take things positively even if the things are not rolling according to my wish , all over the interview was more into my stress test than my academic test or my goal test , I managed to impress the host and yeh !!!!! The response was you are selected.
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Technical

I applied via Naukri.com and was interviewed in Jul, 2021.

Interview Questions

  • Q1. Questions from basic to expert level,table relationship, performance tuning,joins
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  • Q2. Questions on ssis package and ssrs reporting has been asked
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Cognizant Technology Solutions India Ltd interview Rounds:
Round 1
Round type - Technical
Cognizant Technology Solutions India Ltd interview preparation:Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Be confident about your answer some seniors may satisfied only when the expected answer has been told.But, be confident and stay strong with your answer or method.Also, interview may last upto 2 hrs so don't get drained keep calm before interview and have a coffee before interview will make you feel fresh.All the best everyone!
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Senior Associate Jobs at Cognizant

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Technical

HR

I applied via Recruitment Consulltant and was interviewed in Jan, 2021.

Interview Questions

  • Q1. Basic Java OOPs concept
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  • Q2. Simple Output Questions
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  • Q3. Core java questions- like abstract class and interface difference
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  • Q4. Your previous project experience and role. Questions on that.
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  • Q5. How did I dockerize my apps.
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  • Q6. Synchronized and Asynchronized calls to Microservice
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  • Q7. Exception Hierarchy and user defined exceptions in Webservices
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  • Q8. What are your salary expectations?
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Cognizant Technology Solutions India Ltd interview Rounds:
Round 1
Round type - Technical

Round 2
Round type - HR
Cognizant Technology Solutions India Ltd interview preparation:Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - The interview totally depends upon the interviewer. My interviewer was not having same stream as mine. He was basically asking questions from a given set of questions.
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  • Q1. None. Because after waiting for over an hour, no one from the panel showed up in the virtual interview. After sending multiple emails to the HR personnel, they didn't even bothered to reply back. Is this the way they treat the experienced candidates?
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Cognizant interview preparation:Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - My advice would be, ask them multiple times before the interview whether the panel would show up or not to conduct the interview, else don't waste your time.
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Technical

HR

I applied via Recruitment Consultant and was interviewed in Feb, 2021.

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Cognizant Technology Solutions India Ltd interview Rounds:
Round 1
Round type - Technical

Round 2
Round type - HR
Cognizant Technology Solutions India Ltd interview preparation:Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Focus on the skills which you have mentioned in the resume and prepare the product or technology for which you are appearing for interview. Interviewer will only assess you based on your resume. So be prepare well.
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Behavioral

I applied via Recruitment Consultant and was interviewed in Jan, 2021.

Interview Questions

  • Q1. Installation and configuration of Hyperion Planning essbase and Hyperion Financial Management.
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  • Q2. Daily activities, experience in SSL configuration for Hyperion
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  • Q3. DR planning. Hyperion versions, support matrix, previous company experience and questions related to those.
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  • Q4. Server administration experience
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  • Q5. End to end installation of latest version and the difference with old version
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Cognizant Technology Solutions India Ltd interview Rounds:
Round 1
Round type - Technical

Round 2
Round type - HR

Round 3
Round type - Other

Round 4
Round type - Behavioral
Cognizant Technology Solutions India Ltd interview preparation:Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Try to get hands on experience.
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Interview Rounds

Technical

HR

I applied via Naukri.com and was interviewed in Aug, 2021.

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Cognizant interview Rounds:
Round 1
Round type - Technical

Round 2
Round type - HR
Cognizant interview preparation:Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Be confident. Be strong with oops, c#. they will twist questions like anything. watch kudvenkat tutorial in youtube. learning curve should always there along with your career graph.I love learning things along with my work and helped lot
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