HCL Technologies Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Aug 27, 2014
Updated Aug 27, 2014
663 interviews

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  1.  

    Director Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    The process took 5 days - interviewed at HCL Technologies in March 2010.

    Interview Details

    Got a call from the company recruiter
    Interviewed with a Director the following day
    Interviewed with SVP two days later
    Awaiting for decision...got the offer 48 hours later...

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about testing methodologies, frameworks and processes you, as Director in your previous company, have implemented..   Answer Question
    • Tell me about your client facing skills   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
  2.  

    Senior Software Designer Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Bangalore (India)
    Anonymous Employee in Bangalore (India)
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a recruiter. The process took 3 days - interviewed at HCL Technologies in March 2012.

    Interview Details

    Direct interview in Bangalore office after waiting 1/2day

    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
  3.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Noida (India)
    Anonymous Employee in Noida (India)
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a staffing agency. The process took a day - interviewed at HCL Technologies.

    Interview Details

    1written and 2 technical rounds..followed by HR and Managerial round

    Interview Questions
    • Writte is all about writing two programs which r useless in professional life   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    SAP Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 2 days - interviewed at HCL Technologies in January 2011.

    Interview Details

    Tech & HR interview

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  6.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Noida (India)
    Anonymous Employee in Noida (India)
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took a day - interviewed at HCL Technologies in June 2012.

    Interview Details

    Firstly ,I have to write and clear their written exam.Then an interview process was carried out over their by HR.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    MBA Entry Level Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Jersey City, NJ
    Anonymous Employee in Jersey City, NJ
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took a day - interviewed at HCL Technologies in July 2011.

    Interview Details

    Initially applied through LinkedIn, and had a quick screening interview over the phone. I was assigned a case study and had to submit a 10 page PowerPoint presentation. For the second interview, I gave the presentation over the phone. I passed this part, and they brought me up to their offices in Jersey City, NJ for a final interview. This was a day-long interview with several parts and with three other people. We were assigned a group project, and pulled out one by one for a panel interview. At the end of the day, we gave a presentation over our results from the group project.

    Interview Questions
    • General questions about business structures, economics, profit drivers, etc. He peppered the questions throughout the entire interview. For example, if you were a power company, what policies would you enact so that consumers run their ac's at a higher temperature during periods where a brown-out might occur?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  8.  

    Tech Lead Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Chennai (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chennai (India)
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at HCL Technologies.

    Interview Details

    As Usual a telephonic, a face to face and with the manager of the project and salary negotiation.

    Negotiation Details
    Good
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  9.  

    Lead Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Noida (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Noida (India)
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a recruiter. The process took 3 days - interviewed at HCL Technologies in February 2010.

    Interview Details

    There was 1.5 hour technical interview, with questions related to you strong base and understanding of computer language and to test your ability to learn

    Interview Questions
    • As this was new group to check new technology, questions related to hardware was not expected.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    not much negotiation as i was very happy to join new technology.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  10.  

    Senior Management Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at HCL Technologies.

    Interview Details

    The interview panel varies widely based on the vertical. Its and amazing program to work for and the interviewer would typically look for couple of things:

    a. Presence of mind
    b. Attitude

    Apart from this i believe the subject matter expertise don't matter since you are expected to learn on the job

    Interview Questions
    • A few interesting questions asked to me were around my previous experience regarding why I made a particular decision, what were the circumstance, what was the thought process of other team members, how i took convinced others or if i failed to convince. What was the business outcome etc   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation for SMT program since its a central program and the pay scale is determined beforehand
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  11.  

    Senior Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a recruiter. The process took 1 week - interviewed at HCL Technologies.

    Interview Details

    Good interview process with technical round with focus on strong technical skill and also management round with more project orientation.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

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