Jaguar Land Rover Interview Experience for Fresher Trainee Technology, Nov 2020
Online Coding Interview
Round was started at sharp 6pm. It consists of two sections. one section is mcq which consists of aptitude and puzzles. The interesting part of mcqs is that the environment is adaptive means if you answer correctly then next question will be hard as compare to previous question.
Tip 1 : Practise atleast 300 questions from leetcode (100 easy, 150 medium, 50 hard) and participate regularly in short contest like codeforces, codechef lunchtime, leetcode weekly contest.
Tip 2 : It is important to practice coding consistently because it is what enables you to solve interview-questions in the stipulated time. But before this, it is even important to have a clear understanding of all the data-structures, so that they can be easily implemented as and when required to solve a problem. It is also mandatory to have a clear understanding of the time and space complexities of algorithms because this is what you are judged upon in real interviews. Good intuition and a good approach to solve a problem are what really helps to crack the interview of such companies.
Tip 3 : Be confident during the interview and interact with the interviewer.
Tip 4 : Also prepare for theory subjects like Operating system, Database Management System, etc
Tip 5 : Know your projects well, be ready with outcome of project, Tools and Technology used, any hardships during the project that you overcame. Have atleast 2 projects.
Tip 1 : Mention github links of project and Write your projects detailed - mostly in the following format: Name of the project, brief use case, tech stack used for development.
Tip 2 : Mention your rank on sites like CodeForces, CodeChef(if they are good). Also add any extra-curriculars you were part of, Eg- Android Developer Cyberlabs ". Presents you as a well rounded individual
Tip 3 : Be very honest and figure out only those things in your resume that you really know. Anything extra or unknown may have a negative impact upon your interview if asked by the interviewer.