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PayPal Software engineer internship interview

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VenkateshFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Software engineer role at PayPal
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Experience
Initially test was conducted. But they also considered resume for shortlisting to interview. Even if you do test badly, resume will come to your rescue if it is good enough.
Interview Tips
Test consists of both aptitude and coding. Basic coding skills in C will be sufficient to solve the coding questions.
Skills

Skills Tested

  • Basic Coding
  • Basic C/C++
Skill Tips
Any basic C programming book.
Resources

Preparation materials

Books
  • Any C Programming Book Would Do,
General Tips
Interviewing people are very friendly during the interview. Concentrate on concepts like linked lists, basic problems on strongs.
Motivation for applying
Diverse fields in which company is working.
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PayPal internship interview

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G.SrikrishnaFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for PayPal
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist Test Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Experience
An organizational and structured resume goes a long way in making your case.
Interview Tips
Mention briefly your projects . Generally they will be impressed if you present your projects.
Round 2

Test

Test Sections
  • Section 1: Programming
Interview Experience
Be cool. PayPal provided an exam where we could use any of the programming languages from a list of upto 10. So you can always improvise.
Round 3

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
    Interview Experience
    Know what all is present on your resume about your skills. Ask for a rough sheet if required. Try to come up with optimized solutions instead of arriving at a solution quickly.
    Round 4

    HR Interview

    Interview Questions
      Interview Experience
      They asked us shy CSE? Why engineering? And why PayPal? Giving a frank answer is better than lying about it.
      Skills

      Skills Tested

      Skill Tips
      Cormen's nook on algos is a prerequisite for such companies' exams.
      Resources

      Preparation materials

      Books
      • Introduction To Algorithms : Thomas H. Cormen,
      Motivation for applying
      Exploring new areas.
      Funny Moments
      During the technical interview the interviewer asked about a project I did and asked to explain it. After the explanation he quipped that during this explanation it seemed as if I was interviewing him rather.
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      PayPal internship interview

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      Róhit SainiFresherSelected
      Application
      I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for PayPal
      Interview Process
      Resume Shortlist Test
      Round 1

      Resume Shortlist

      Interview Experience
      All the students applied were selected for the next round i.e, Test.
      Interview Tips
      CGPA does not matter here.
      Round 2

      Test

      Duration
      45+30 Minutes
      No. of Questions
      20+1 questions
      Test Sections
      • Section 1: Aptitude
      • Section 2: Coding
      Interview Experience
      Aptitude question were not very tough easily answerable if you have good logical skills.
      General Tips
      Well the interviewers are very frank and talks in friendly way. They know you have the potential to do the work, they just need to see your confidence level.
      Motivation for applying
      My love for coding and Data Structures.
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      24

      PayPal interview

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      AnonymousFresherSelected
      Application
      I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Kharagpur for PayPal
      Interview Process
      Test Interview Interview Interview
      Round 1

      Test

      Test Sections
      • Section 1: Quatitative Aptitude
      • Section 2: Programming skills
      Interview Experience
      Quant and Programming skills were tested.
      Interview Tips
      Good Communication Skills is required.
      Round 2

      Interview

      Interview Questions
        Interview Experience
        They run you through your answers and ask the basic HR questions
        Interview Tips
        Just stay confident and cool.
        Round 3

        Interview

        Interview Questions
          Interview Experience
          30 minute interview on coding and quant skills. Basic coding skills.
          Round 4

          Interview

          Interview Questions
            Interview Experience
            Questions on algorithms, databases, operating systems and networks were asked and code had to be hand written.
            Interview Tips
            Knowledge on the important subjects like databases, Operating Systems, Networks and Algorithms. Stay confident as before.
            Skills

            Skills Tested

            • Math ability
            • Communication skills
            Skill Tips
            Talking about Internships - anything related to coding and CS in a reputed company will do good. There’s this book on called ‘Programming Interviews Exposed’ which I read for a month and found a question bank that turned out to be really helpful.
            Resources

            Preparation materials

            Courses
            • C++,
            • Java,
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            25

            PayPal Na interview

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            AnonymousFresherSelected
            Application
            I was interviewed on-campus at Anna University Chennai for Na role at PayPal
            Interview Process
            Technical Interview Technical Interview
            Round 1

            Technical Interview

            Interview Questions
            • Question 1: Firstly was asked about the subjects i'm studying this semester.
            • Question 2: Different questions  about my projects.
            • Question 3: What is the difference between c and c++
            • Question 4: How  memory allocation is done in c.
            • Question 5:  Difference  between malloc and new.
            • Question 6: What are  virtual function. why it is used, its  mechanism and everything related to that.
            • Question 7: Define stack and heap.
            • Question 8:  You are given two sand clocks one of 7 mins and other  is of 11 mins to drain all sand particles. With that thing you have to calculate 15 mins
            Round 2

            Technical Interview

            Interview Questions
            • Question 1: What is shortest path problem ,and  write a code for it.
            • Question 2: Write a sql query to find nth maximum element.
            • Question 3:  OOPS contains 3 classes A,B,C and they are in multi level  inheritance, was asked about the use of public,protected and private members of A in B and in C.
            Interview Experience
            TECHNICAL INTERVIEW 2.
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            26

            PayPal Na interview

            1.9k views
            AnonymousFresherSelected
            Application
            I was interviewed on-campus at Anna University Chennai for Na role at PayPal
            Interview Process
            Technical Interview Technical Interview
            Round 1

            Technical Interview

            Interview Questions
            • Question 1: What are OOPS concepts like inheritance,polymorphism etc.
            • Question 2: What are virtual functions.
            • Question 3: Common puzzle- There are three boxes,one box of blue balls, one green and one  mixed ,all labelled incorrectly. In how many trials will i label them correctly.
            • Question 4: There are 10 weights of which two weigh less than the others. Using a balance how will i identify  the defective ones.
            • Question 5: Sql query on finding the nth maximum.
            • Question 6: Code for deletion in linked lists.
            • Question 7: Was  asked about my projects and my extra­curricular activities.
            • Question 8: Optimal way to find the nth maximum element using a DS.
            Interview Experience
            TECHNICAL INTERVIEW 1.
            Round 2

            Technical Interview

            Interview Questions
              Interview Experience
              Was asked me about my favorite technologies,what i liked about Facebook.
              And asked me to design a cinema ticket reservation web site ­ like the one satyam has.
              Interview Tips
              TECHNICAL INTERVIEW 2.
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