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American Express Management trainee interview

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AnonymousFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus for Management trainee role at American Express
Interview Process
Test Technical Interview Technical Interview HR Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Test

Test Sections
  • Section 1: Aptitude Test
Interview Experience
It was a 1-hour test containing 20 multiple choice questons. They were very tough and one needed to solve 13-14 of them to really pass the test.
Interview Tips
Read about the company.
Round 2

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Questions on Data analysis were asked.
Interview Experience
Questions on topics such as multivariate data analysis, probability and statistics, linear algebra, machine learning, algorithms, python, R were asked.
Interview Tips
Prepare the topics well.
Round 3

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Questions focusing on data analysis.
Interview Experience
Skills similar to first interview were tested.
Interview Tips
Prepare the topics well.
Round 4

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: General HR questions.
Interview Tips
Prepare general HR questions well. Make a good resume. Study about the company.
Round 5

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Genaral HR questions.
Interview Tips
Prepare general HR questions well. Make a good resume. Study about the company.
Skills

Skills Tested

Skill Tips
Prepare these topics well.
General Tips
1. Prepare HR qustions.

2. Make good resume.

3. Prepare Company Groundwork.
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12

American Express Management trainee interview

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MOHAMMED SAFWAN KP Ed12b050FresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Management trainee role at American Express
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Test Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Experience
Shortlist for test was done using CG criteria.

But even if you do very well in test. They will still consider resume for the interview shortlist. So include points relevant to the profile in resume.
Interview Tips
Having machine learning or data analytics related points on resume is a big plus.
Round 2

Test

No. of Questions
20 questions
Interview Experience
Very basic level Quant, Probab, logical reasoning and vocabulary questions.
Interview Tips
Since the questions were very basic level, solving all questions is very important.
Round 3

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Machine learning models known
  • Question 2: Probability question
  • Question 3: Quant question
Round 4

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Walk me through your resume
  • Question 2: Why do you want to join this field
  • Question 3: Family background
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13

American Express Analyst internship interview

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MohnishFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Analyst role at American Express
Interview Process
Test Puzzle Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Test

Duration
45 Minutes
No. of Questions
15 questions
Interview Experience
Easy, time was sufficient, Mostly Quantitative Aptitude
Interview Tips
Chill and steam on till the end
Round 2

Puzzle Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: A question based on probability of maximizing profit
Interview Experience
Question was simple I forgot to take into account a factor in my equation but was able to correct my answer immediately upon given a hint
Round 3

HR Interview

Interview Experience
Nothing special routine HR Questions
Skills

Skills Tested

Skill Tips
A programming background helps
Resources

Preparation materials

Videos
  • Stanford Buisness School Talks with Company CEO Ken Chenault,
General Tips
Relax know yourself and your resume back and front
Motivation for applying
To get PPO and pursue an MBA abroad also the stipend is not bad
Funny Moments
When he asked me how much I wanted AmEx I told him that I told the Microsoft Interviewer that I would take an offer from AmEx irrespective. This was before I got interviewed for Microsoft.



PS I got offers from both AmEx and Microsoft
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American Express Management trainee interview

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Adarsh ChavakulaFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Management trainee role at American Express
Interview Process
Test Interview Interview HR Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Test

Duration
60 Minutes
No. of Questions
20 questions
Test Sections
  • Section 1: Aptitude Test
Interview Experience
Very difficult.
Round 2

Interview

Interview Experience
Data analysis questions, questions on resume - internship and project.
Round 3

Interview

Interview Experience
Data analysis questions, questions on resume - internship and project.
Round 4

HR Interview

Round 5

HR Interview

Skills

Skills Tested

Skill Tips
Read up about company. HR prep, resume prep, company groundwork.
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15

American Express Finnce/analytics/consultancy internship interview

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Akula Suma Padma MounikaFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Finnce/analytics/consultancy role at American Express
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Test Technical Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Experience
It was based on cgpa shortlist
Round 2

Test

Duration
45 Minutes
No. of Questions
20 questions
Interview Experience
Most of the questions are based on probability.There are some 2-3 theoritical questions and one english question.Most of the questions(nearly 17)are easy.
Round 3

Technical Interview

Interview Experience
I had 2 rounds of interview.The first round was both HR and Technical type.I was asked questions based on probability,logical reasoning and analytics.
The second round was Technical.One question is based on probability and the other was on graph theory as I have done the course.
Resources

Preparation materials

Books
  • Any Book For Probability And Statistics For Engineering,
  • Heard On The Street,
General Tips
Just be cool so that you will be able to think .You can easily crack the interview if you have some knowledge of probability.
Motivation for applying
I am interested in non core .Basically
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American Express Management trainee interview

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AnonymousFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus for Management trainee role at American Express
Interview Process
Resume shortlisting Test Interview
Round 1

Resume shortlisting

Interview Tips
Tune your profile for a Finance + Analytical company. Include CG, Math grades, Olympiads, Economics/OR grades, PoRs etc. Your resume should show some peaks in mathematical ability if you want them to prefer you for their posts.
Round 2

Test

Duration
20 Minutes
Interview Experience
Questions are graded with a +1 and -1 score. Cutoff 8/20, maximum 14/20
Interview Tips
Book of 400 puzzles is good reference.
Round 3

Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Tell an instance where you were doing things which you didn’t like and your reaction
  • Question 2: What does American Express do? What is the AmEx Credit Card Model?
  • Question 3: How will you stay motivated through dull phases of your career?
Interview Experience
I spoke about takeover deal falling through.
Interview Tips
During the interview, be straightforward, clear and try to show how you are unique. Be specific in your answers. They look for bright kids and hard workers. Effective communication is a must.
Skills

Skills Tested

Skill Tips
Be confident. They also prefer OR as a minor and look for CGPA and grades.
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American Express Risk management internship interview

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Rajarshi Mukherjee FresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIM Bangalore for Risk management role at American Express
Interview Process
HR Interview
Round 1

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Questions on hobbies and interests
  • Question 2: one problem on probability.
Interview Experience
Interviewed for 15-20 mins
No. of Interviews 1

They were looking for people who would be interested in working in Analytics. In addition they give importance to college CGs. Quantitative skills are especially important as the role demands it,.

The comfort level was high in the interview. Also being able to solve the problem helped.
Interview Tips
Preparation on the standard interview questions as the HR plays a major role in selection
General Tips
If interested in Amex, do not explicitly mention marketing or finance as your interest as analytics is considered an independent field. The role does not require any specific finance or marketing related knowledge. Express interest in quant, stat, puzzles etc. Marketing jargons or NPV, Derivatives etc should ideally be kept out of the conversation.
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18

American Express Analyst interview

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AnonymousExperiencedSelected
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Group Discussion HR Interview Other Interview Other Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Experience
Resume's were selected out of the lot and the rest were sent back
Interview Tips
Make your resume short and to the point
Round 2

Group Discussion

Group Discussion Topic
Are clothes (formals) more important or the individuals personality
Interview Experience
Had a discussion if a person's clothes like formals are more important than the whole personality of the individual
Interview Tips
Opinion should be strong and no need to shout
Round 3

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Introduce yourself
Interview Experience
Gave a short introduction and then shared all the work experience
Interview Tips
Again explain everything to the point and keep it short, interviewer has a lot of candidates to interview.
Round 4

Other Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Interview taken by the manager of the dept i was getting hired for
Interview Experience
Gave introduction, shared work experience and was asked about my hobbies
Interview Tips
Be confident and say whatever you want with confidence
Round 5

Other Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Interview taken by the director of the department
Interview Experience
Introduction, work experience, hobbies, was given a particular situation and how would i handle it
Interview Tips
Be analytical and confident
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19

American Express Management trainee interview

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Akshaykumar GundaFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Management trainee role at American Express
Interview Process
Test Technical + HR Interview
Round 1

Test

No. of Questions
20 questions
Test Sections
  • Section 1: Aptitude
Interview Experience
Some maths questions, puzzles, aptitude and verbal ability.
Round 2

Technical + HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Tell me about yourself
  • Question 2: Case studies, Puzzles, etc.
Interview Experience
It was mostly technical interview
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20

American Express ANALYST interview

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AnonymousFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus for ANALYST role at American Express
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist HR Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Experience
20 students were shortlisted on the basis of the resume.
Round 2

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: What are your long term and short term goals?
  • Question 2: Where do you see yourself after 5-6 years?
  • Question 3: Why didn't you choose to do MBA?
Interview Experience
The interview was a mix of HR and technical interview.

The HR interview was based on simple HR questions – questions about me, my motivations in life. My strengths and weaknesses and work preferences. A major part of my interview focused on questions related to my internship.

In the technical round they asked me questions related to the bank reconciliation statement, effect of various entries on passbook and cashbook and questions related to contra entries.
Interview Tips
My advice is that one should be prepared for any question about their resume. In case you have mentioned any subjects in your resume you should be prepared for the same.
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