Axis Bank risk analyst interview
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Kharagpur for Risk Analyst role at Axis Bank
Resume Shortlist Test Guesstimate Interview Technical Interview
People having CGPA above 8.2 were shortlisted for the test.
Maintain your CGPA around 8.5.
No. of Questions
- Section 1: Quantitative Aptitude
- Section 2: Verbal
- Section 3: Logical Reasoning
- Section 4: Psychometric
Simple questions of quant and verbal. Logical Reasoning questions were quite good and confusing. 102 Psychometric questions were asked.
Practice a lot for logical reasoning questions like what would be the next figure? Don't give different answers for the same questions asked after sometime in psychometric test. Try to be yourself.
- Question 1: How many pizzas will be sold each month if Pizza Hut comes to IIT Kharagpur?
It was a very easy question for those who practicse guesstimate questions. They just check How structured is your approach?How comfortable are you with numbers? Are you able to make quick checks on the efficiency of different methods?Can you do back of the mind calculations and validate the magnitude of numbers?
Practise guesstimates questions from http://www.caseinterviewscracked.com
- Question 1: They asked about my internships, Projects I had done.
I have to explain my project related to Neural network for prediciton of FIFA World Cup 2014 matches results. I had done my internship at Larsen and Toubro so they asked about forecasting of traffic volume and how to decide number of lanes on a National Highway. Asked about the practical applications of B.Tech and M.Tech Project. Difference between C and C++ programming language. Asked about my schedule of a day in IIT KGP. I had done 3 internships related to Core Engineering so they asked why do you want to join a finance company.
I was selected for Risk Analytics profile. I had done 3 courses related to Probability and Statistics, they helped a lot in getting this job.
- Logical Reasoning
- Verbal Ability
- Quantitative Aptitude
- Knowledge Of Projects Undertaken
- Risk Management
- Guesstimate Skills
- Ability To Analyse
Go through your Resume properly. Explain the projects and Internships you had done in a effective manner.
Motivation for applying
I liked the job description given by the company for the profile of Risk Analytics.
They asked why you are not going in core engineering firm, so I told them that most of the work done by the engineers there is to follow standard codes and even a diploma guy can also learn these in just 2 months. He told that even I am doing repititive work from last 2 months, you can not have exciting works everyday. I was not prepared for this type of company.
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