IT (Data analytics)

IT (Data analytics) Interview Questions and Tips


PayPal it(data analytics) internship interview

Shanmukh ChaitanyaFresherSelected
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for IT(Data analytics) role at PayPal
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Test Group Discussion Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Experience
There may be a cgpa cutoff of 7. No resume short listing
Round 2


No. of Questions
20 questions
Test Sections
  • Section 1: Aptitude and coding
Interview Experience
-aptitude was easy and a few coding questions
- In section 2, there is 1 coding question. 30 minutes time is given
Round 3

Group Discussion

Group Discussion Topic
Round 4

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: 2 technical interviews
Interview Experience
-Asked about the linked lists, some coding questions, coding projects if done you and about you're resume
-2 round is less of a technical and more of house you approach a problem
Interview Tips
- I would say I did technical rounds OK OK . But say what you know with confidence.
- Try to explain what you have done and what you know clearly. That's enough
Round 5

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Why PayPal
Interview Experience
- it's the deciding round. Once you get selected in the two rounds, if you do hr round well, then surely you will get an offer
- basically was the best round I had. I did well in that round

Skills Tested

Skill Tips
-if you don't know something, say at least what you know.<br /> -But make sure you convey what you are good it and tell about that<br /> -Research about the company and prepare for the questions like why you are interested in the company
Motivation for applying
- I am interested in data analytics profile. I said I am interested in that properly
Funny Moments
I didn't get shortlisted in the exam. But the hr is a good person. She said if you are interested in the company though not shortlisted, come and meet me. Finally she said attend the interview. All the interviewers were very friendly, mainly hr
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