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Systems Architect was asked...14 November 2014

What prompts your move from a big financial company in nyc to a startup ?

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I worked at a startup early on in my career and missed that culture. I am passionate about innovation and doing things elegantly. Less


What were your responsibilities in your previous role? Interviewers mainly asked about my background and experience. I was interviewing for a different role in software development than my previous position, so much of the interview was to validate that I was qualified for the position.

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Since the questions were straightforward mainly answered based on work experience. Less

Elluminates Software

How do configure a trunk port?

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switch port mode trunk switch port trunk allowed vlan xxx no shut

Have you ever wrote your own formatter?

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No, it would not be a good decision to write your own formatter in the year 2022, there are plenty out there that are made by thousands of people Less

(if I can remember the exact words), how do you change an object between apis?

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I answered that I couldn't understand the question, because it's obviously poorly worded. I asked him if he was alluding to the contract between api's or the serialization type I am accustomed to and I would structure a payload. Apparently he skipped as he told me that he doesn't know what I mean by "contract between api's" Less


what was business requirement of my recent project

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answered. thats all


Tell me about yourself They asked about projects They asked about pega

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I answered these pretty well with confidence


Write a function that will return the number of set bits in a 32-bit number in the fewest steps possible.

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Although this is totally inapplicable to embedded systems due to memory constraints, the correct answer was to have a lookup table (array) large enough to contain all values possible by a 32-bit number, and have in each of those cells the number of set bits for that numeric value. Less

Tata Consultancy Services (North America)

Flexible to relocate within US

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My technical experience

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By describing my roles and experience

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