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Interviews at IBM

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at IBM.
Interview experience
Based on 1,537 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 1,518 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 1,382 interviews
More than one month

Interview process at IBM

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 6.

Interview process length
More than one month
23%
About two weeks
21%
About a week
20%
About a month
19%
About a day or two
17%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
67%
Written test
43%
Background check
43%
On-site interview
37%
Problem solving exercises
30%
Least reported steps
Drug test
4%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at IBM

  • First round self intruduction ,and communication speech what about knowldge you now IBM , social or economical of any state HR ROUND face to face concentration eye contact
    Shared on October 23, 2018
  • Introduction communication skills technical skills and HR interview
    Shared on August 31, 2018
  • Face to face interview..!
    Shared on July 18, 2018

Interview questions at IBM

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • I think ratios and per capita income and mental ability and than aptitude test
    Shared on May 17, 2019
  • 1.Basics of our Department Oriented Questions .2.Test for practical knowledge or theory knowledge.
    Shared on February 6, 2019
  • Aptitute test
    Shared on September 22, 2017

Interview tips at IBM

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)46%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)27%
  • They didn’t have a dress code17%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)10%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at IBM

  • Please keep it professional only.
    Shared on March 14, 2020 - Technical Support Associate - Bengaluru, Karnataka
  • Every friendly environment
    Shared on February 18, 2020 - MARKET ANALYST - Gurgaon, Haryana

The first interview at IBM

How candidates got an interview
  • Recruiter contacted me23%
  • Employee referral18%
  • Campus placement16%
  • Walk-In15%
  • Other online job site14%

How candidates received their first interview at IBM

  • College selection
    Shared on May 1, 2020 - SQL Server DBA - Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  • Through consultancy
    Shared on May 1, 2020 - Assistant Manager - Bangalore, Karnataka
  • Campus recruitment
    Shared on June 28, 2019 - Senior Software Engineer - Bengaluru, Karnataka
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