Assistant Systems Engineer

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TCS assistant systems engineer interview

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Sai KrishnaFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at GRIET [Gokaraju Rangaraju Institute of Engineering and Technology] for Assistant Systems Engineer role at TCS
Interview Process
Email writing Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Email writing

Interview Experience
It was very easy for me.Need to practice all the questions which are available in many websites.
Interview Tips
1.Write all phrases given in email.
2.Use 75 to 80 words.
3.Use salutation properly
4.Check your keyboard before the exam
Round 2

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: What is memory leak?
  • Question 2: What is static variable in C? with program
  • Question 3: What are local variable and global variables? and their default values and program
  • Question 4: What is method overriding? with program
  • Question 5: What is cache memory?with real time example
  • Question 6: Differences between C and Java?
  • Question 7: Explain me about exception handling? with program
  • Question 8: Run time exceptions?
  • Question 9: What is stack?operations and program
Interview Experience
Asked some questions bases on my resume.Make sure that you know everything that you have written in your resume.
And that's it!! Both of the interviewers were impressed and told we are done.
I was happy and they told them thanks with a smile!
Interview Tips
f you are from IT or CSE background then make sure that you know 2 programming languages,DBMS (very important), sql queries are very important.
4. Prepare for your favorite subject.
5.Prepare your resume well.Questions will be asked from it. I did not mention C++ and they did not ask a single question from it.
6.Prepare your mini project well and they will ask to write the code.Prepare some snippets of code and explain its functionality.
7.Dress well,it showcases your confidence
Round 3

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: What is your eamcet rank?
  • Question 2: What is your long term goal?
  • Question 3: What are your interests?
  • Question 4: What do you watch?
  • Question 5: When is Iphone 7 released?
  • Question 6: drawbacks of iphone 6? what do you use?
  • Question 7: What is the latest technology?
  • Question 8: what is cloud computing?
  • Question 9: what are scale up and scale down operations?
  • Question 10: about my achievements and what did I do there?
  • Question 11: questions like service agreement,relocation
Interview Tips
1. Practice the email writing well and you can have a look at tcs open see same in the campus commune portal.The exam will be like same to same.(screens)
2. Practice the analytical from above mentioned websites.It is more than enough.
3. If you are from IT or CSE background then make sure that you know 2 programming languages,DBMS (very important), sql queries are very important.
4. Prepare for your favorite subject.
5.Prepare your resume well.Questions will be asked from it. I did not mention C++ and they did not ask a single question from it.
6.Prepare your mini project well and they will ask to write the code.Prepare some snippets of code and explain its functionality.
7.Dress well,it showcases your confidence.
8. You need to have patience to get selected for TCS. Take some snacks along with you.
9.Luck also plays major role.You work hard and try your best.Luck favors the hard workers.
10.Be honest,never lie with them.
11. They will make sure that you will not get tensed and they will create a peaceful environment by asking simple questions and they will start the show.
Thanks for reading
Skills

Skills Tested

  • Basic Knowledge Of DBMS
  • Java Programming
  • Basic Coding
  • Basic C/C++
Resources

Preparation materials

Books
  • JavaTpoint,
  • C By Balaguruswamy,
Courses
  • Oracle Certificate Of Sql Language(included In Syllabus By College),
  • OCJP (Oracle Certified Java Programmer),
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TCS asst. system engineer interview

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SiddheshFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at Vidyalankar Institute of Technology Mumbai for Asst. System Engineer role at TCS
Interview Process
Test Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Test

Duration
90 Minutes
No. of Questions
1 questions
Test Sections
  • Section 1: Aptitude Test
Interview Experience
30 questions to answer in 90 minutes. The test is tough and most of the filtering takes place in this section. Questions ranged from basic maths to probability and geometry.
Interview Tips
1. Avoid giving answers which you not sure of. ( negative marking)
2. Try to solve last 10 questions in each topic of R.S Agarwal.
3. Refer previous year questions from sites as indiabix etc.
Round 2

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Explain your final year project?
  • Question 2: Questions on JAVA
  • Question 3: Tell me 5 differences between 8085 and 8086?
  • Question 4: What is pipelining?
  • Question 5: Which is your favorite subject and why and explain me a topic in that subject .
  • Question 6: If XYZ is a pure electronic which is your favorite subject than why you wish to join IT company
  • Question 7: Details about various co-curricular courses you mentioned in your résumé
  • Question 8: Explain mini-projects you did in previous years ?
Interview Experience
Mostly all the questions asked were from whatever I mentioned in my résumé. Few basic questions about electronics ( as it was my core Field).
They are will make fun of you during interview by asking random just to check our patience.
Interview Tips
1. Study your projects thoroughly.
You will be asked many questions on it .
2. Study basic difference between JAVA and C++ ,c and c++, JAVA and C.
3. Study your favorite subject properly.
4. Don't FAKE
Round 3

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Tell me about yourself
  • Question 2: Family background
  • Question 3: Why you joint electronics engineering
  • Question 4: Why you want to join IT company?
  • Question 5: Why was a drop in your percentage from 10,12 and graduation
  • Question 6: Why is your handwriting bad ? And what steps you take to improve it
  • Question 7: Where do you see yourself in 5 years.
  • Question 8: Sell me a pen
  • Question 9: How was your internship experience in BARC ?
  • Question 10: Tell me recent activities of TCS
Interview Experience
The course of the interview was based on the answer given to first question. The HR will ask many counter questions on the answer which you gave. As I mentioned in my résumé that I was in publicity department of my college, HR told me to sell a pen. Similarly to TR, HR also asked questions about what all I mentioned in my résumé.
Interview Tips
1. Prepare ' Tell me about yourself' properly. Don't mug it up.
2. Analyse your résumé and ask yourself questions which the HR may ask .
3. Be confident and honest.
4. Visit the company site for latest news about the company
Skills

Skills Tested

  • Technical skills
  • Vocabulary skills
  • Personal skills
Skill Tips
Analyse yourself. <br /> Analyse your résumé<br /> Don't fake in résumé just to increase its content.
Resources

Preparation materials

Books
  • R.S Agarwal,
General Tips
Be confident while giving answers. Don't panic. Keep calm.
Motivation for applying
To make myself proud that whatever I learnt in 4 years of engineering got a good output.
Funny Moments
During technical interview

I: interviewer

M: Me



I: So what will you do after you are selected today ?

M: I'll call my parents and tell them about it and thanked them whatever they have done for me.

I
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TCS assistant systems engineer interview

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Gaurav KhannaExperiencedNot Selected
Application
I Applied for job through Walk-in for Assistant Systems Engineer role at TCS
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Test Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Experience
3 project experiences
winning certificates in national level competitons
software orientated knowledge
Interview Tips
public speaking skills
team work capabilities
Round 2

Test

Duration
30 Minutes
No. of Questions
10 questions
Test Sections
  • Section 1: logical reasoning
  • Section 2: Verbal ability, mathematics
Interview Experience
Complicated questions .
Trick questions
easy mathematical questions.
Interview Tips
Stick to your common sense.
Follows a definite predefined pattern available on their site.
You can find practice material at Indiabix.com
Round 3

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: language based questions.
Interview Experience
Its a very complicated situation. They try to confuse you even if your answer is correct. So be ready to face the challenges.
And questions change according to the cv of a person, so no definite pattern sited.
Interview Tips
Practice mock interview questions.
Secondly, work hard on your speaking skills. Your english should be and must be fluent.
Round 4

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Pyramid question
Interview Experience
Still trying to find the answer.!!
Interview Tips
Just to test your decision making skills.
Don't stress out too much or you'll get rejected.
Skills

Skills Tested

  • Public Speaking skills
  • decision making
  • technical skills
Skill Tips
Pre-placement talk is an efficient place to judge a person's speaking skills.<br /> So basically your selection procedure starts the moment you enter the hall. technical skills are basically judged in the technical interview and written test.
General Tips
Don't panic stay calm throughout the interview. They are humans like us so just answer their questions very carefully. Don't give any wrong answers.
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TCS assistant systems engineer interview

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Monish MFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at Vidyalankar Institute of Technology Mumbai for Assistant Systems Engineer role at TCS
Interview Process
Test HR Interview
Round 1

Test

No. of Questions
1 questions
Test Sections
    Interview Experience
    TCS apti test is a challenging one. Not demoralizing, but yes to complete the questions in given time is a bit tough job. Don't worry, tips to crack this is quite interesting. TIP 2 is very very important.
    Interview Tips
    1. Before the actual test, just go through the mock test of tcs available on the website(I don't remember the actual one)
    2. Given a chance to select which batch you want to b in for the test, always get into last batch or atleast the penultimate one. The questions in each batch was repeating which gave advantage for last batch students. So , leave ur policy of giving honest exam n be wise to choose the decision.:P
    Round 2

    HR Interview

    Interview Experience
    It was good .
    Interview Tips
    1. Have a happy face. No tension. Even they are human beings.
    2. Keep your point of view verysimple n stick to it .
    3. Answers should almost be like, even if my parents are at emergency, I won't violate the traffic rules if given a chance.
    Skills

    Skills Tested

    • calmness
    • presence of mind
    • Learning skills
    General Tips
    Have an attitude of learning things . or atleast pretend to :p

    Motivation for applying
    If u clear apti test, u r almost in. So just make sure u r not doing anything wiered during interviews.

    The worst thing that could happen is ,U may not get selected. So Wat ? U r an engineer, u definitely get another one, may b a better cup of tea . all the best (y)
    Funny Moments
    If u play any instruments or write stories, etc. Carry the instruments to check how well have u prepared . I did the same. Took my violin for the interview, never thought they will ask me play that, so forgot to tune it. It sounded very very bad n they we're like pls stop or else they will leave the ca
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    TCS assistant systems engineer interview

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    Abhishek SanapExperiencedSelected
    Application
    I Applied for job through Walk-in for Assistant Systems Engineer role at TCS
    Interview Process
    Test Technical Interview HR Interview
    Round 1

    Test

    Test Sections
    • Section 1: Email Writing
    • Section 2: Quantitative section
    Interview Experience
    it was great..!! I solved the quantitative part. It had 30 questions. They were divided into 2 sections. The first section consisted of 28 questions and the 2nd questions consisted 2 questions but they had more weightage. In email writing I couldn't complete because of some technical defect.
    Interview Tips
    Always keep a note on TIMER. MANAGE time while giving Aptitude test.
    Round 2

    Technical Interview

    Interview Experience
    After getting short-listed from test, I was called for technical interview. It was pretty awesome. they first asked me about project of DEGREE final year. Then they asked me some question regarding programming.
    Interview Tips
    If you are going for an interview in any IT company, you should know a little knowledge about programming. A little bit. Be fresh and energetic in any interview.
    Round 3

    HR Interview

    Interview Experience
    HR interview was just a normal conversation. She asked me questions about my interests and hobbies. She asked me my strengths and weaknesses. She asked about my family, friends, goal and future plans. Most importantly, she checked all my marksheets.
    Interview Tips
    Be honest and confident.
    Skills

    Skills Tested

      Resources

      Preparation materials

      Books
      • R.S Agarwal,
      Courses
      • Object Oriented Programming in C++,
      General Tips
      Manage time in Aptitude test. Keep your basics clear. Learn your project properly and knowledge about your streams.
      Motivation for applying
      It's one among the top companies in INDIA.
      Funny Moments
      They provided me cookies in technical round and i took it shamelessly..:P
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      TCS assistant systems engineer interview

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      Preethul PrasadFresherSelected
      Application
      I was interviewed on-campus at NIT Surathkal for Assistant Systems Engineer role at TCS
      Interview Process
      Test Technical Interview HR Interview
      Round 1

      Test

      Test Sections
      • Section 1: APTITUDE TEST
      Interview Experience
      There was a ppt first. It is then followed by an online aptitude test. Around 200 students attended it. From that 122 students were shortlisted for the interview.
      Round 2

      Technical Interview

      Interview Experience
      There were 3 rounds in the interview process. First is the technical HR followed by Managerial round.
      Round 3

      HR Interview

      Interview Experience
      Finally it is the HR round. Totally 75 students were selected.
      Interview Tips
      It was really challenging the placement experience gave a good technical exposure especially in the Technical HR round
      Selection Procedure.
      Skills

      Skills Tested

      Skill Tips
      Don't lose the courage in the moment of attending the interview. Have full courage and faith in yourself. You will definitely get the job. I was offered the post of Assistant System Engineer. During the interview one should ask about the bond period and also the work culture in the company. TCS is having 2 years bond period and the work culture is very good.
      Resources

      Preparation materials

      Books
      • Quantitative Aptitude By RS Agarwal,
      General Tips
      TCS is basically software based company. It is also having Engineering Infrastructure Services which will deal with the core branches. So students from both electrical and mechanical are having good opportunities in TCS. The company is having an online aptitude test. It is then followed by a Technical HR round. Then followed Managerial HR round. Then followed by HR round.

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      TCS assistant system engineer interview

      8.6k views
      BHARGAVA CVFresherSelected
      Application
      I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Assistant System Engineer role at TCS
      Interview Process
      Test Technical Interview HR Interview
      Round 1

      Test

      Duration
      90 Minutes
      Test Sections
      • Section 1: Quantitative
      • Section 2: Reasoning / Analytical
      • Section 3: Verbal English
      Interview Experience
      In Quantitative very easy questions were asked.
      In Reasoning CAT type questions were asked but they were easier than CAT.
      Verbal mainly consists of antonyms,synonyms and passages.
      Round 2

      Technical Interview

      Interview Experience
      Questions from basics of  C like difference between structure and union, questions on pointers. they asked about mini project that i did.Overall it was  very easy.
      Interview Tips
      Go through basics and answer confidently.
      Round 3

      HR Interview

      Interview Experience
      General HR questions like tell me about yourself, why TCS, what is your strenghts and weakness etc. were asked
      Interview Tips
      Try to keep the interview like more interacting.
      Skills

      Skills Tested

        Resources

        Preparation materials

        Books
        • R.S.Agarwal ,
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        TCS assistant systems engineer interview

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        Aditya SawantFresherNot Selected
        Application
        I was interviewed on-campus at Vidyalankar Institute of Technology Mumbai for Assistant Systems Engineer role at TCS
        Interview Process
        Technical Interview
        Round 1

        Technical Interview

        Interview Questions
        • Question 1: Tell me about Yourself
        • Question 2: Tell me about your projects.
        • Question 3: why you used these components in your projects
        • Question 4: Tell me about Family background
        • Question 5: Are you aiming for higher studies
        • Question 6: Why IT company when you are from EXTC background?
        • Question 7: Tell me more about your skills and explain them.
        Interview Experience
        It was a very good experience , since the interviewer was a very nice person. She did not oppose anything I said.
        Interview Tips
        Be honest about yourself. Always review your resume before entering.
        Skills

        Skills Tested

        • Communication
        • Honesty
        Skill Tips
        Never lie about your future plans.
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        TCS assistant system engineer interview

        7.9k views
        ShrutiFresherSelected
        Application
        I was interviewed on-campus at Vidyalankar Institute of Technology Mumbai for Assistant system engineer role at TCS
        Interview Process
        Interview
        Round 1

        Interview

        Interview Experience
        I did not hav hr and technical round separately..it was a combined interview which lasted for 15 min.. More than an intetview it was kind of a viva i can say. The main reason is at a time they were taking interview of 2 to 3 students.. It was more of a discussion...and it was fun!!
        Interview Tips
        Just be you thats it
        Skills

        Skills Tested

          Resources

          Preparation materials

          Books
          • R S Aggrawal,
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          TCS assistant system engineer interview

          7.9k views
          FresherSelected
          Application
          I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Assistant System Engineer role at TCS
          Interview Process
          Resume Shortlist Interview
          Round 1

          Resume Shortlist

          Interview Experience
          Resume based shortlisting initially.
          Round 2

          Interview

          Interview Experience
          3 rounds of interviews (15-20 minutes each)
           All topics were Metallurgy related
           Heat transfer, Phase diagrams (very basic Fe-C diagram), FEM-based technical questions, are concepts asked.
          Interview Tips
          If they look interested in a particular aspect, pursue it, and drive the interview.
          Be ready to be grilled on the things mentioned in your resume.
           For consulting companies alone (McKinsey and BCG), look at certain case studies. The book "Case in point", is a really good source.
           For most other core companies (like Reliance, Tata Steel, etc.), refreshing Iron and steel and Mechanical Metallurgy courses will help a lot.
          Skills

          Skills Tested

            Resources

            Preparation materials

            Books
            • Case in point,
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