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SDE - Intern
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3 rounds | 3 Coding problems
Interview preparation journey
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Journey
I started this amazing journey with competitive programming 2 years before my intern season and was able to achieve expert rank on codeforces. I then came across web development and learnt it through a udemy course by dr angela yu. I made 2 projects on web development. I also learnt cs fundamentals while preparing for interview
Application story
It was an on campus application abiding by the rules of the institution. There was total 3 rounds.
Why selected/rejected for the role?
Rejected, not enough preparation of the interviews and which is why was not able to meet interviewers expectations.
Preparation
Duration: 6 months
Topics: Data structure, Algorithms, OOPs, Operating System, DBMS
Tip
Tip

Tip 1 : Do competitive programming in 1st and 2nd year.
Tip 2 : Study every data structure and algorithm in dfs manner. Once done then practice. 
Tip 3 : Don't ignore theoretical subjects.

Application process
Where: Campus
Eligibility: Selected candidates were contacted based on resume.
Resume Tip
Resume tip

Tip 1 : Do at least 2 projects. 
Tip 2 : Mention your programming accounts.

Interview rounds
01
Round
Hard
Online Coding Interview
Duration90 minutes
Interview date5 Oct 2020
Coding problem0

There were 4 questions. All questions were of medium-hard level. Try to maximize your score.

02
Round
Medium
Video Call
Duration30 minutes
Interview date7 Oct 2020
Coding problem1

The round lasted for about 45 min. I was asked a lot of OOPs questions. There was a detailed discussion on one of my project along with current problems in my project. How can I make it more secured and increase scalability.

1. Stack using queue
Moderate
25m average time
65% success
0/80
Asked in companies
Paytm (One97 Communications Limited)JP MorganIndiaMart

Implement a Stack Data Structure specifically to store integer data using two Queues.


There should be two data members, both being Queues to store the data internally. ...

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Problem approach

I just had to write the push and pop functions. After discussing my approach and its complexities, I was allowed to code.

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03
Round
Hard
Video Call
Duration90 minutes
Interview date8 Oct 2020
Coding problem2

There were two interviewers. After introduction, and small discussion on my project. They asked my favourite subject, I answered OOP- was asked to differentiate between OOP language and Procedure Oriented Languages. Then definition of OOP and real life examples of overloading and overriding. 

I was asked to code a data structure where I can obtain, add, remove one occurrence and all occurrence in O(1). I tried using maps, he was not very satisfied. 

 

 

1. I was asked about importance of testing. What is unit testing?

How I test my solution in Cp and in projects. 

2. What is Deadlock?

I was asked to write a cpp code to illustrate Deadlock.

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Sumit |Level 5
8 months ago
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heck you had to implement hashmap, why did you use STL ? :/

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spideyxD |Level 6
14 Jul 2022

why were you rejected ?

 

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