“Ankita Dhiman” who was placed at “FICO” talks about her interview experience and some other tips to prepare for placement season. Check out what she says about the placement season.
Her Interview was taken by UnsaidTalks Interviewer: “Anchal“
Profile offered: Quality and Assurance
Job Location: Bangalore
Branch and Graduation Year: CSE-2022
Cgpa Cutoff: 7.5
Interview Difficulty Level: It was a moderate level. I would give 7. (1-very easy, 10-very difficult)
Here are the questions we asked Ankita Dhiman to know about her interview experience.
Question 1: Introduce yourself to our readers.
Answer: Hey! Myself Ankita Dhiman . I’m pursuing Computer Science B.E at Chitkara University. Currently, I’m pursuing my internship at FICO. I did my schooling from Chandigarh.
Question 2: Describe Your written test experience specifying the number of rounds, details of each round, and type of test platform (online – amcat, hackerearth, etc / offline)
Answer: There were two interview rounds. One was an online mode-based exam, the platform for the exam was of company-based. The duration of the exam was 2 hours. Another was a Zoom video call. It was of 30 minutes.
Question 3: Describe your all technical interviews specifying the number of rounds and details of each round (if any) (please share coding questions if possible)
Answer: There were two technical interview rounds. One was quite difficult. That was platform based
Almost there were two sections in the exam
The first section contained 30 MCQ’s that included:-
1. Aptitude Section.
2. Questions related to programming language.
The second section includes two coding questions. One was quite easy but the second was difficult.
Another one was the Zoom video call in which there were some questions that were related to the project and some were based on DSA.
Some such questions were:-
1. Difference between stack and queue.
2. Explain the Linked list.
3. Explain the doubly linked list.
Question 4: Describe your all HR interviews specifying the number of rounds and details of each round
Answer: There was only HR round. It was a telephonic round.
It included questions like:-
1. Introduce yourself.
2. Why should we hire you.
3. Elaborate upon your skills.
4. What difficulties did you face.
Question 5: What were the key factors for your selection?
Answer: Project, Confidence, Communication skills.
Question 6: What are the things students should focus on in order of priority?
Answer: 1. Basics of programming languages.
2. Concept of JAVA.
3. Knowledge of DSA.
4. Theory subjects.
5. Knowledge about the project done.
Question 7: According to you, what role do extracurricular activities as well as participation in societies play?
Answer: Communication Skills, Overall development, Exploring more skills.
Question 8: Any Other Advice you would like to give to your juniors?
Answer: 1. Do at least 1-2 projects.
2. Basic knowledge about programming languages.
3. Good grip over theory subject.
4. Good communication skills.
5.Be confident during the interview.
Question 9: How can we contact you? (LinkedIn Profile Link/Contact No./etc.)
Your LinkedIn Profile URL: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ankita-dhiman-8a40b0193
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