HT Media Interview Questions

Updated Aug 31, 2014
Updated Aug 31, 2014
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  1.  

    Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 days - interviewed at HT Media in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    hiring process took two days
    first day their was a written aptitude test consisting 30 questions (quants and LR)
    then next day 30 were shortlisted
    then their were 2Technical Rounds and 1 HR
    in tech rounds
    normal sorting question,oops concepts, OS ,CN, 1 tree question was asked
    HR interview was very cool, just be urself in HR

    Interview Questions
    • check whether the given tree A is subtree of another tree B   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Senior Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a day - interviewed at HT Media in August 2013.

    Interview Details

    There are 6 or 8 face to face rounds from different managers. First 5 of which are technical
    rounds and then two HR rounds and at last a round with CTO of the company. each round takes about 45min to 1 hr. you are heavily bombarded with technical and IQ questions. Each round has at least 2-3 IQ questions.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing as such, they asked normal programming approaches etc. And yes most important be prepared for a lot of IQ questions.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No i wont be able to negotiate :(
    keep your initial expectation high.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Assistant Manager Media Sales Fever FM Interview

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

    I applied through a staffing agency - interviewed at HT Media in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    Hiring happened by an external agency. The interview process lasted just 2 days as it was mostly on phone and was smooth. The whole hiring process lasted only a week. No tough questions were asked. Only about previous organization, background etc. However, the work culture and pressures were not shared initially.

    Interview Questions
    • No tough questions were asked. Only about previous organization, background etc.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    The package was lucrative enough with good incentives
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Assistant Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 5 days - interviewed at HT Media.

    Interview Details

    General alogirthms questions. If you know your basics right you will be able to crack it.
    Python based questions will be asked as most of the development is done in python

    Accepted Offer
  6.  

    Copy Editor Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took 5 days - interviewed at HT Media in January 2012.

    Interview Details

    English exam and a very basic interview. The written exam is decent and requires basic English skills. The interview was also relaxed and very informative. The written paper lasts an hour and is the most basic requirement for the job. Interview is just conducted to see your compatibility with the people in the organization and the work culture.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No Negotiation
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Key Account Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New Delhi (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New Delhi (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at HT Media in December 2013.

    Interview Details

    total 7 round ( GD+Aptitude test+psychometric test+HR round+Sales (technical round)

    Interview Questions
    • what 2 big mistake have you done in your life and how you came up ???   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    Location issue

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  8.  

    Senior Executive-sales Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New Delhi (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New Delhi (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university - interviewed at HT Media.

    Interview Details

    The process was divided into 3 rounds i.e GD, psychometric test test & Interview..
    They took 4 students from a batch of 12 students in GD,
    In psychometric test they tried to understand the personality of the candidate.
    Last round was of HR interview in which they asked questions on the basis of results shown in psychometric.
    They also asked about family background & qualities a salesperson should possess.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Copy Editor Interview

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

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 5+ weeks - interviewed at HT Media in May 2011.

    Interview Details

    No real process, called a senior, got a talk, that's about it

    Interview Questions
    • no questions asked, deputy editor just went on about journalism   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    one month long
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Assistant Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Muzaffarpur, Bihar (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Muzaffarpur, Bihar (India)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 days - interviewed at HT Media in October 2009.

    Interview Details

    Very transparent process

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Manager Interview

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

    I applied through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at HT Media in February 2012.

    Interview Details

    The first round of shortlist was on the basis of the CVs submitted to the placement team. After that there was a case study which was held in a group discussion format. The candidates selected from GD had to give a psychometric test and then finally an interview was conducted with one HR and one senior member from leadership team.

    Interview Questions
    • How will you cope up with targets during recession? How will you get more ads for the newspaper?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    The salary and job position was fixed
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

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