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3 rounds | 4 Coding problems
Interview preparation journey
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Preparation
Duration: 4 Months
Topics: Dynamic Programming, Data Science, Data Structures, OOPs, DBMS, Graph Theory
Tip
Tip

Tip 1 : Prepare OS,DBMS,OOPs too
Tip 2 : Mention atleast one project or past work experience in your resume
Tip 3 : Try maintaining 8+ CGPA as sometimes shortlist is done based on CGPA

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

Tip 1 : Try to Keep Resume 1 Pager
Tip 2 : Have atleast one project or past work experience mentioned
Tip 3 : Don't put false things on Resume as questions are asked in detail from Resume

Interview rounds
01
Round
Easy
Online Coding Test
Duration60 minutes
Interview date12 Nov 2020
Coding problem2

The first Round was held on Hackerrank and the questions were of medium difficulty based on Data Structures and Algorithms.
The time of test was 1:00 PM and it was of 45 minutes with 2 coding questions to be solved.

1. Triplets with Given Sum
Moderate
15m average time
85% success
0/80
Asked in companies
Paytm (One97 Communications Limited)IndiaMartHCL Technologies

You are given an array/list ARR consisting of N integers. Your task is to find all the distinct triplets present in the array which adds up to a given number K.

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2. Maximum Product Subarray
Moderate
25m average time
75% success
0/80
Asked in companies
MicrosoftWalmartDirecti

You are given an array “arr'' of integers. Your task is to find the contiguous subarray within the array which has the largest product of its elements. You have to report this maximum product.

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02
Round
Easy
Group Discussion
Duration30 minutes
Interview date16 Nov 2020
Coding problem0

It was in the afternoon about 12:15PM-12:40PM. Platform used for this round is zoom. There are total 5 students in each group. And the topic decided was OS/DBMS.

03
Round
Easy
Face to Face
Duration45 minutes
Interview date30 Nov 2020
Coding problem2

The face to face round was held on Google Meet where initially Interviewer asked a DS/Algo problem and then Later Manager Joined and asked about our resume projects in detail.
The time was 10:00 AM

1. Maximum Sum Rectangle
Hard
25m average time
70% success
0/120
Asked in companies
Hexaware TechnologiesOptumSamsung

You are given an M X N matrix of integers ARR. Your task is to find the maximum sum rectangle.

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2. Basic HR Questions

Tell one incident when you were not able to cooperate with your team member and how did you work together.
Why Samsung are there not better options for you.

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