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WorldQuant Overview

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Old Greenwich, CT (US)
501 to 1000 employees
2007
Company - Private
Finance
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    Pros

    Initial salary and quantitative research

    Cons

    The people are very competitive and secretive

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WorldQuant Interviews

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    Trading Systems Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England
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    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at WorldQuant (London, England) in April 2013.

    Interview

    After being referred by a HH I had a phone interview with an employee in a similar position I was interviewing for. This was a very kind guy and he explained me what the position was. It did not match my background; but is was a nice conversation. He tested me a bit on technical questions for Linux/Unix, Perl and SQL. At the end he also asked two brain teasers.
    Afterwards he wanted me to do some online tests: again Linux/unix, Perl and SQL. The tests weren't hard; with average SQL knowledge you should be able to pass it. As I did not any Perl or Linux experience I can really judge about these tests, but most of the questions did not look that hard (notation / commands).

    Interview Questions

    • There was 1 brain-teaser about the angle between the arrows on a clock at a certain time.   Answer Question
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