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Ericsson Software engineer interview

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Nihal YadalamFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at JSS Academy of Technical Education - JSSATE for Software engineer role at Ericsson
Interview Process
Test Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Test

No. of Questions
45 questions
Test Sections
  • Section 1: logical reasoning
  • Section 2: quants
  • Section 3: verbal
Interview Experience
The test which I wrote was based on cocubes. quants was easy, one can easily score 50 percent if they refer rs agarwal and logical was easy but it takes more time and verbal was neither easy nor tough. One thing I want to advice try doing verbal first so that u can save time and then go to quant and logical. After the test we got the results out of 160 students 51 cleared the test. I was one among them.
Round 2

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: basics of networking
  • Question 2: data structures
  • Question 3: Sql
Interview Experience
Keep ur cool in the technical. people are friendly. Think before you answer twice they may ask u puzzles as well. So be prepared for it. Final year project is a must, they are gonna ask u the details how you implement stuffs in your project. After my technical out of 51 students around 30 cleared this round. I was one among them.
Round 3

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: introduction
  • Question 2: final year project
  • Question 3: Why should I hire you?
  • Question 4: Why Ericsson?
  • Question 5: about relocation
Interview Experience
Don't be scared guys. Hr is just a casual one. finally around 15 were selected from my college including me. I am very happy with the result. best of luck guys. Do well!!!
Interview Tips
Keep your cool. stay confident that's all I can tell. Once you clear technical one can easily clear Hr round.
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Ericsson N/A interview

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FresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at N/A for N/A role at Ericsson
Interview Process
Test Group Discussion Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Test

Interview Experience
Aptitude is conducted my cocubes, 40 clear the aptitude its not that hard .But it is different from other aptitude you have attended. It is a non technical aptitude and you have 40 minutes to answer 40 questions.Also since its easy means there are going to be mass eliminations in this round. out of the 230 that attended only 64 cleared this round.
Some of the topic cover in the test include:

verbal
reasoning questions
comprehension questions
interpretation from graph
pipes and cistern
volume and surface areas
permutation and combinations
probability
percentage
SI and CI…..
Round 2

Group Discussion

Interview Experience
Here we are allowed to choose our own topic, we are divided into groups of 10 and u have 15 minutes per GD. You are given 2 minutes to take notes about the topic selected.Overall easy for the most part, can be cleared easily if you talk clear and loud.
Round 3

Technical Interview

Interview Experience
This is all about how good you are with the fundamentals. Out of 10 I would give it a 6.5 on difficulty.Each interview lasted about 15 minutes.Only 40 students attended this round in total. out of which 24 cleared it. Most of the questions were oriented towards OS. 2/3 people said they had lots of OS questions asked to them, irrespective of the fact that they are EEE or ECE.

Starts with a self introduction:
The key areas of Focus here are :
Operating Systems:

What is a deadlock
What are threads
Diffrerent between multi programming and multi-processing
All the memory management techniques
Difference between windows XP and Windows 7
Types of paging(be extra through here they always ask about paging in most interviews)
process life cycle

DBMS:
Not that hard easy questions from dbms, just some basic select statement

Difference between RBBMS and DBMS
What is a object oriented DBMS
SQL queries select statements
how to find number of unique values in a SQl database (using the distinct count() function)

Programming:

“choose a language c, c++, Java?” followed by “rate yourself in Java” then “write the code for string reversal”or “how can we connect two systems using C programming write a sample programming”
Stuff about OOPS concepts
Lots of questions I mean LOTs and LOTs were asked about memory allocation in C and in Java

Networks:

What are switches and what are hubs
Explain OSI layers
Name a protocol that functions in each OSI layer
Question about different routing protocols
“Is MAC unique” followed by “IF MAC is unique why no use it instead of IP address”.
Round 4

HR Interview

Interview Experience
IF you make it to the HR round you are selected. All 28 that attended got selected . It was more like stuff for formality.The usual questions. There were 2 interviewers and it lasted for about 8 minutes

Why attend Ericsson already placed?
Why would you prefer Ericsson over ______ (one you are placed in).
You ok with shifts
Self intro and Questions about your family
Why this college, how did you come here
Explain your current project
What would you like to do in Ericsson
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Ericsson Project manager-it/software interview

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Ashish AnandFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at NIT Jamshedpur for Project manager-it/software role at Ericsson
Interview Process
Test Group Discussion Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Test

Test Sections
  • Section 1: apti+ LR + DI
Interview Experience
Test's difficulty was moderate. Student just have to a eye on timer and one must try to solve maximum no of the question, giving each question only a finite amount of time.
Interview Tips
Be confident.Even if u get struck in some question, move on to next question.
Round 2

Group Discussion

Duration
15 Minutes
Group Discussion Topic
Social Media
Interview Experience
It was rather simple round, not a eliminatory round. Only a few got rejected. Every one got chance to speak. Out of 65, 21 cleared apti round. then after only 3 was rejected in GD.. SO....... JUST BE URSELF AND GIVE UR BEST.
Round 3

Technical Interview

Interview Experience
it was solely depend on HR. some hr would ask u question frm what u studied from 1st semester to 7 semester. But, i was lucky. my hr asked me simple questions from data comm. OSI Layer and protocols in each layer etc.
Interview Tips
HR may ask question from anywhere. So be prepared....!!!!!!!!!
Round 4

HR Interview

Interview Experience
it was basically not important round. some simple hr question was asked like- tell me abt urself, ur job location preference, ur hobby etc. Mainly technical round was eliminatory round. student who perform well in techincal round get almost selected even if they mess up in hr round.
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Ericsson Software engineer interview

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AnonymousFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus for Software engineer role at Ericsson
Interview Process
Test Group Discussion Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Test

Test Sections
  • Section 1: Written Round
Interview Experience
Questions were from easy to moderate level. No negative marking, so attempt all.
Interview Tips
Keep your mind open and practice aptitude problems on a daily basis.
Round 2

Group Discussion

Duration
20 Minutes
Group Discussion Topic
Which is better job : Private Sector or Public Sector
Interview Experience
There were 21 students selected out of which two teams of 10 and 11 students were formed. Both the groups were given a topic and each one of us had to express our views.
Interview Tips
Don't get nervous, just speak whatever you think. Don't yell or speak at loudly, just keep calm and put your points forward.
Round 3

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Write a C code for printing Febonacci Series upto n elements.
Interview Experience
Apart from the above questions some puzzles and DBMS questions and a few basic C questions were also asked. We were given enough time to think and answer.
Interview Tips
Do not be in a hurry. Think properly what you are going to say, whether it is right or not and then only answer.
Round 4

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Question related to family background
  • Question 2: What are your hobbies?
  • Question 3: What are your strengths and weaknesses?
Interview Experience
The HR round was a good one. He tried to test my thinking capabilities and reasoning capabilities
Interview Tips
Answer every question honestly.
Skills

Skills Tested

Skill Tips
Try to answer every properly
Resources

Preparation materials

Books
  • Data Structures Through C In Depth,
General Tips
All the four rounds were elimination rounds and the final result was announced based on cumulative performance. So, be patient and give your best.
Motivation for applying
The company visited our college campus. Also, one of my relatives in in Ericsson at a very high  post and is quite happy working here.
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Ericsson Get interview

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Prem Prakash RaiFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at KIIT University for Get role at Ericsson
Interview Process
Test Group Discussion Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Test

Test Sections
  • Section 1: Aptitude
  • Section 2: verbal
  • Section 3: logical
Round 2

Group Discussion

Group Discussion Topic
Women empowerment using digital technology
Interview Experience
There was 30 min GD with 15 participants.
Interview Tips
Easy if you are confident.Do practice with your friends.
Round 3

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: tell me about yourself this is the first question.
  • Question 2: everything about your resume
  • Question 3: you must technically strong in networking and all digital technology.
  • Question 4: you must know about your project
  • Question 5: then normal HR question.
Interview Experience
They might ask you about your projects and what is your role in it.all about the 2g  3g to 5g LTE and alldigital exchange networks and how mobile works.
Interview Tips
Be confident about what u say.Don't loose hoipe and if you study basics of these things all will be fine.
Round 4

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Tell me about Yourself?
  • Question 2: why ericsson?
  • Question 3: tell me about your hobies?
  • Question 4: reallocation and night shift and all
Interview Experience
It was good there you feel more confident HR are mainly good people and if you pass the tech interview u are  almostin.
Interview Tips
communication matters here.so be positive confidentand best of luck.
Skills

Skills Tested

Skill Tips
be prepare for it
Resources

Preparation materials

Books
  • R. S. Aggarwal,
  • some online sites as test was conducted by cocubes.com,
Courses
  • ccna,
  • c++,
  • java,
Motivation for applying
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ericsson

here you find many things and you feel that it worth to apply here.
Funny Moments
when my technical interview was came to end the reaction of HR make me more confident and Funny
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Ericsson interview

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Bhoomika VarshneyFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at NIT Bhopal for Ericsson
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Technical Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Round 2

Technical Interview

Interview Experience
My experience with both the interviews, technical and HR were good. I was tested on the basic skills from my discipline. The interviewer made sure that each and every candidate was made comfortable.
Interview Tips
One should know the basics of her/his discipline.
The basic idea of all the trainings.
All the projects done during the college years
Resources

Preparation materials

Books
  • Digital Circuits (Morris Mano),
General Tips
Stick to your Point
Motivation for applying
One of the best telecom companies of India
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Ericsson Get interview

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Aakash RaiFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at KGEC West Bengal for Get role at Ericsson
Interview Process
Test Group Discussion HR Interview Technical Interview
Round 1

Test

Duration
30 Minutes
Test Sections
  • Section 1: Quant and logical
  • Section 2: English
Interview Experience
Moderate but time management is must.
Interview Tips
Select the easy questions as they are less time consuming.
Round 2

Group Discussion

Group Discussion Topic
Nuclear family or joint family?
Interview Experience
I was the topper as the total score was 20 and I got 20.Easy but think and say and don't get into fight.
Interview Tips
Stay calm and smart.
Round 3

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Easy one. not to worry
Interview Experience
easy and plays important role.
Interview Tips
do be expressive.
Round 4

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Tough as maximum elimination is from this round
Interview Experience
Tough as maximum elimination is from this round.
Interview Tips
Do prepare well for technical as they are going to screw you.
General Tips
Study well....Not that much tough.
Motivation for applying
Networking subject.
Funny Moments
many as my interview was HR based only.
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Ericsson interview

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FresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Kharagpur for Ericsson
Interview Process
Test Group Discussion Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Test

Interview Experience
First round of selection procedure, written test.Quantitative aptitude, Data interpretation skills & Basic knowledge of Core subjects, say C, Operating Systems, Algorithms etc.
Interview Tips
Beware of negative marking. Guessing must be avoided.
Round 2

Group Discussion

Interview Experience
Group discussion based on some commom topics
Round 3

Technical Interview

Round 4

HR Interview

Skills

Skills Tested

Skill Tips
Strong quantitative aptitude skills are required to work for any company offering any profile. So it may be considered a basic qualification required. In addition to C,proficiency in other programming languages is beneficial (especially for non-CSE students)
General Tips
It is not the level/ranking of institute/company that offered the internship that matters, but the skill-set & dedication we showed to complete the work that plays a major role.
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Ericsson interview

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FresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Kharagpur for Ericsson
Interview Process
Test Group Discussion Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Test

Test Sections
  • Section 1: Quantitative
Interview Experience
Data interpretation, programming - What are the social drawbacks in India and suggest some improvements
Round 2

Group Discussion

Interview Tips
One needs to be an active participant .
Round 3

Technical Interview

Interview Tips
Questions were mostly related to project and programming
Round 4

HR Interview

Interview Experience
Describe yourself , tell us something which is not in your CV.
Why Ericsson ?
General Tips
Basic preparation for CAT as well as programming knowledge is required for written test

Interview. They might ask some questions related to your BTP.
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Ericsson Associate engineer interview

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AnonymousFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus for Associate engineer role at Ericsson
Interview Process
Test Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Test

No. of Questions
45 questions
Test Sections
  • Section 1: Quant
  • Section 2: English
  • Section 3: LR
Interview Experience
This round was conducted by cocubes consists of 45 question all are simple. each section has own cut off so be prepared to cross the cut off and get shortlisted
Interview Tips
for this round you need to through R.S Agrawal's book and understand its concept
Round 2

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Antennas, Types, and working
  • Question 2: need of 5G
  • Question 3: 4G technology
  • Question 4: how call transfers to a different operator
  • Question 5: equalization techniques
Interview Experience
this round was tough half of the student got rejected so be prepared to face these kinds of question
Interview Tips
for this round read Digital communication &Telecommunication as well and leave rest to luck
Round 3

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Describe yourself
  • Question 2: about the company
  • Question 3: family background
  • Question 4: why you
  • Question 5: have you face any situation where all doors are closed and there is no way to go through and if have then how did you make through
Interview Experience
this round is totally behavioural based your gesture and communication can impress the interviewer
Interview Tips
be cool be original and do your best but be little bit diplomatic while interviwing
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