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I am a senior programmer working in java for the past 6 yrs. I have only

worked in USA. I intend to go back to India in the near future( next 1-2 yr). I have

cleared scjp, scbcd, scwcd. I cleared old scea part 1 and fell short of part 2

by a few points. I have a Btech and MS in computer science. I am working in a product developement company which

develops erp software.I work in spring and hibernate.I have previously worked

in Flex. I would like to apply for the positions of architect/team lead/ technical manager when

i go back.

How are the general interviews in java for a senior positions.
Is US experience considered valid?
As far as my experience goes the interviews in US are mostly conceptual.Is it

similar in India ? Do they expect you to know the syntax of everything you have

worked on?

I have had an interview with a top 5 service firm once for a contracting

position. Even though i was applying for a senior position and had written in

my resume that i cleared scjp that guy was asking me basic syntax questions .

Is this common?. I intend to write scea 5 again and clear it. I would

appreciate if people working in india can give their inputs.I appreciate your suggestions

regards
 
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The interview pattern in India is completely different in India. It is rather more technical and in depth that you would face in the USA. I would not be surprised to answer some very basic systax related questions no matter how senior you are and especially when you are applying for a technical position.
 
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