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SDE - 1
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5 rounds | 6 Coding problems
Interview preparation journey
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Preparation
Duration: 3 months
Topics: Data structures, Algorithms, OOPS, DBMS, OS
Tip
Tip

Tip 1 : Over-communication is key
Tip 2 : Self-Advocacy and Initiative are twice as important when working virtually.
Tip 3 : Relaxed and Fresh

Application process
Where: Campus
Eligibility: 7 CGPA
Resume Tip
Resume tip

Tip 1 : Neat and clean. Use a professional font. Include only the most relevant information and put the most important information first. Use active language. 
Tip 2 : Specific about the projects they required and your projects should be in bold.

Interview rounds
01
Round
Easy
Online Coding Interview
Duration60 Minutes
Interview date8 Sep 2020
Coding problem1
1. Technical Questions

How to align a text in a larger web page context?

OOPS Concepts

02
Round
Easy
Online Coding Test
Duration90 minutes
Interview date10 Sep 2020
Coding problem2
1. Alien dictionary
Hard
46m average time
50% success
0/120
Asked in companies
AccentureGoogleSprinklr

You have been given a sorted (lexical order) dictionary of an alien language.


Write a function that returns the ...

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2. Shopping Spree
Hard
50m average time
50% success
0/120
Asked in companies
GoogleBarclaysAmdocs

Preeti has decided to go to the Grand Mall to b...

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03
Round
Easy
Group Discussion
Duration60 Minutes
Interview date11 Sep 2020
Coding problem1

Basic DBMS problems.

1. DBMS Question

RDBMS vs Non RDBMS

Why SQL is very popular?

How do you get second largest salary

What is stored procedure?

04
Round
Easy
Telephonic
Duration30 Minutes
Interview date13 Sep 2020
Coding problem1

He asked basic Database and oops questions and discussion about my projects.

1. OS Questions

Sleeping barber problem.

Disk scheduling algos

Process Scheduling algos

Turnaround time

Threads

05
Round
Easy
HR Round
Duration50 Minutes
Interview date15 Sep 2020
Coding problem1

It was evening. Since it was a telephonic interview so all at the home. NOthing different. About my soft skills, resume, and some basic coding stuff. Why google? Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

1. Count Ways To Reach The N-th Stairs
Moderate
30m average time
80% success
0/80
Asked in companies
Paytm (One97 Communications Limited)BNY MellonGoldman Sachs

You have been given a number of stairs. Initially, you are at the 0th stair, and you need to reach the Nth stair.


Each time, you can climb either one step or two steps.


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