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Practo Software engineer interview

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Agam MahajanFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at NIT Jalandhar for Software engineer role at Practo
Interview Process
Test Problem Statement Technical Interview
Round 1

Test

Duration
120 Minutes
No. of Questions
5 questions
Test Sections
    Interview Experience
    There was Pool Campus Placement of  4 Colleges together(NIT Jalandhar,NIT Hamirpur ,Candigarh University and CGC Landran ) at Chandigarh University.Written test was taken on Hacker Rank. There were 5 Coding Questions of Linklist , Dynamic Programming,Priority Queues etc . 
    You didn't have to do All the questions (3 can get you to the next round).

    One thing that need to be beware of is that on Hacker Rank Your Draft is Saved every second(or so). So don't copy from the internet and just paste there(they will get to know).
    Interview Tips
    Make sure you practice lot of Algorithms.
    Round 2

    Problem Statement

    Interview Experience
    Only 8 Students were selected for this round
    20 mins were given for it
    and afterwards each student had personal discussion(10 mins) with them to explain their schema .
    3-4 Questions were also asked related to your schema and how to perform a particular query
    Interview Tips
    You should Be Through with DBMS
    Make sure there is no redundant table and Primary keys are marked
    Round 3

    Technical Interview

    Interview Experience
    2 were selected for the Interview
    Firstly they make you very Comfortable and ask how were the previous Rounds.
    Then they asked about the two questions of First Round and my approach 
    Then couple of questions on The design that was made Earlier.
    Then there were questions on How Internet Works ,gcc,Linux,git,sql.

    Then the Interviewer asked if I have any question
    I asked about (as the work on doctor's app) how they know the credibility of a doctor which is enlisted in their app.
    Interviewer was really Impressed by the question and told me all about it with all details.


    Both were selected
    Interview Tips
    Be cool in the Interview
    Think Loudly and Interact with them well.
    If they want you to ask any question ,it should not be related to technical stuff ,it should be related to the company
    Skills

    Skills Tested

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      Practo Data analyst interview

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      Pratik ChaudhariExperiencedSelected
      Application
      I Applied for job through Personal Contacts for Data analyst role at Practo
      Interview Process
      Resume Shortlist Technical Interview
      Round 1

      Resume Shortlist

      Interview Experience
      Sent resume to an HR through Linkedin and got the call for interview
      Round 2

      Technical Interview

      Interview Experience
      Had 3 rounds of technical interviews with Product Owner, Product Manager and VP Product. Most of the questions were related to maths, statistics and a few on machine learning. Even though I did not have much background on these, I was asked to give my inputs and try to find a solution. We discussed recommendation engines for Quora, Linkedin and e-commerce websites. Then they asked me how can we remove the bias that comes in the practo ratings of the doctors due to feedback from various channels. How can we identify if the customer is booking an appointment by looking at reviews or ratings? How can we identify spam reviews before publishing them? How can we build a product which can help users write a better quality review? Most of the questions were related to data science and how we can improve the products using data. The data analyst role for which I was being interviewed, was a first of its kind role in Practo. The JD was to basically work with the product team and help them in improving products, building new features etc. using data science/ data analytics.
      Skills

      Skills Tested

      • Product Sense
      • Attitude
      • Data Science
      • Data Analysis
      • Basics Of Machine Learning
      Motivation for applying
      being the leader of the healthcare industry, high growth startup, opportunity to solve interesting problems using data
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      Practo Software engineer internship interview

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      BEKKAM VENKATA ADITYAFresherSelected
      Application
      I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Software engineer role at Practo
      Interview Process
      Test Technical Interview
      Round 1

      Test

      Duration
      120 Minutes
      No. of Questions
      3 questions
      Test Sections
      • Section 1: Technical Section with coding questions
      Interview Experience
      A bit difficult but sensible way to get started with the selection procedure. Questions purely attack the algorithmic and stastitic aspects.
      Interview Tips
      Get yourself ready with conceptual clartity regarding algorithms and stastics . Don't be ambitious to attempt all the questions, completely solving one problem would be more than enough for getting through this level.
      Round 2

      Technical Interview

      Interview Questions
      • Question 1: General questions. Where are you from, tell about yourself etc..,.
      • Question 2: Asked me about the projects which i have mentioned in my resume.
      • Question 3: Some algorithmic questions including data structures. Time complexity, space complexity etc.,.
      • Question 4: How would you design a snake game present in basic nokia mobiles. Just the data structure part and some functions which are used as the game goes on.
      Interview Experience
      Believe me. You never feel inferior, it's really interactive and very friendly. Interviewer gave me a few chances and hints whenever i've gone wrong. Overall interview experience was awesome.
      Interview Tips
      If you're up to this round, they believe you have the potential. So don't panic if you are unable to answer their questions. Just tell them which aspects which you are comfortable with and they will proceed correspondingly, Just be honest whatsoever.
      Skills

      Skills Tested

      • Math Puzzles
      • Algorithmic Approach To Problem Solving
      • Data Structures
      Skill Tips
      Prefer having some revision about the above skills before undergoing the selection process.
      Funny Moments
      Receiving the offer letter from HR official who visited our campus :)
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      Practo Territory sales manager interview

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      Rahul ShettyExperiencedSelected
      Application
      I Applied for job through Naurki.com for Territory sales manager role at Practo
      Interview Process
      Resume Shortlist
      Round 1

      Resume Shortlist

      Interview Experience
      It was quite simple as the company really likes to invest in freshers who are dynamic and seeking a challenging career.
      Interview Tips
      KISS- keep it straight and simple.
      Skills

      Skills Tested

      • Personality
      • Objection handling
      Skill Tips
      Stay calm and keep your ears open. Listen to what the person in front of you is talking. Before talking to the Practo people know one thing that the people working at Practo are the coolest of all with a great sense of humour. So better start knowing about all the medical specialists meet a few drs in order to know how actually the fraternity works. The company has a great work culture and u could earn and learn alot at Practo. Try knowing more about dentists as usually interviews will be based on a speciality and most probably dentists.
      Resources

      Preparation materials

      Books
      • How to make a cold call,
      Videos
      • No videos,
      Courses
      • No such courses are required. Know more about the medical fraternity and the problems faced by them,
      General Tips
      Know more about the medical fraternity and try to know their needs and problems faced by them. Try knowing more about the Practo Ray software used by doctors and have a look at the Practo.com how the doctors are listed.
      Motivation for applying
      I was interested in marketing job as I wanted to go for MBA in marketing. Trust me this company is the best in that. I was lucky to crack the interview and work at this really awesome company.
      Funny Moments
      Oh its real fun here. Targets obviously are taken seriously but the parties and the really cool colleagues will never let u feel low. It's an really awesome company with really cool people. The yearly Practo scene is one event that will be a company get together and partying. It's real fun.
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      Practo Area sales manager interview

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      Srijan SrivastavaExperiencedSelected
      Application
      I Applied for job through linkedin for Area sales manager role at Practo
      Interview Process
      Resume Shortlist HR Interview Case Study Interview
      Round 1

      Resume Shortlist

      Interview Experience
      This was shortlisted basis my profile on LinkedIn.
      Interview Tips
      Always keep your profile up to date. Do mention the details which might be suitable
      Round 2

      HR Interview

      Interview Experience
      Basic Career questions. About profile, future plans etc.
      Interview Tips
      Be clear and and concise
      Round 3

      Case Study Interview

      Interview Experience
      A case like situation will be given.
      Interview Tips
      Prepare a PPT and also show working on excel
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      Practo SOFTWARE ENGINEER interview

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      ExperiencedSelected
      Application
      I Applied for job through Personal Contacts for SOFTWARE ENGINEER role at Practo
      Interview Process
      Technical Interview Technical Interview
      Round 1

      Technical Interview

      Interview Questions
      • Question 1: I was asked to optimize the last program mentioned above.
      • Question 2: I was asked in detail about my internship experience and projects.
      • Question 3: I was asked why I did not contribute to any open source projects.
      Round 2

      Technical Interview

      Interview Questions
      • Question 1: I was asked to explain the code of my android app from my dropbox account.
      • Question 2: The usual HR questions followed after that.
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