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Interviews at Cisco Systems

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Cisco Systems.

Interview experience

Based on 211 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 209 interviews
Difficult

Interview process length

Based on 174 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Cisco Systems

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 7.

Interview process length
About a week
30%
About a month
22%
About two weeks
20%
About a day or two
16%
More than one month
13%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
68%
On-site interview
43%
Background check
36%
Written test
34%
Problem solving exercises
30%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
8%
Drug test
4%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Cisco Systems

  • Knowledge about of domain and technology
    Shared on December 25, 2019 - Account Manager - Sales - India
  • 2 rounds of interview-Technical round-Managerial round
    Shared on November 2, 2018 - Client service manager / Engineer IT - Bangalore Urban, Karnataka
  • Normal interview process only
    Shared on October 28, 2018 - Desktop Support Engineer - Bangalore City, Karnataka
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Interview questions at Cisco Systems

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Technical and attitude related
    Shared on March 14, 2022 - Network Consulting Engineer - Singapore
  • About the company & professionals experience.
    Shared on March 5, 2019
  • About the good quality of candidate and management level
    Shared on January 9, 2019

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The first interview at Cisco Systems

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral28%
  • Other online job site20%
  • Other20%
  • Campus placement16%
  • Recruiter contacted me8%

How candidates received their first interview at Cisco Systems

  • Through LinkedIn
    Shared on June 2, 2022 - Leader - Bangalore, Karnataka
  • Hands on experience in Unix Internals, threaded programming, debugging threads, IPC mechanisms.
    Shared on July 5, 2020 - Software Engineer III - Bangalore City, Karnataka
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