Mahindra Satyam Interview Questions

Updated Sep 25, 2014
Updated Sep 25, 2014
194 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Senior Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Cale, AR
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Cale, AR
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a day - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam in June 2010.

    Interview Details

    They asked questions on Core Java, Design Patterns, Multi Threading, Collections.

    Interview Questions
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Senior Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam in December 2009.

    Interview Details

    Rounds of interview with team and then another set of round with the clients.

    Interview Questions
    • About finance mostly and banking specifically, the questions were focussed more around retail banking as the role was with Citigroup.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Mostly around salary.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  3.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  San Jose, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    Application Details

    The process took 1 week - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam in October 2009.

    Interview Details

    It was pretty straightforward. HR called and setup interview ,I got call from India Hybd and they asked all routine J2EE Questions all from FAQ.

    Interview Questions
    Reasons for Declining

    Too less salary

    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam.

    Interview Details

    I am talking about back in 2005

    Written test on aptitude.- Screening
    Group discussion.- Screening
    Interview.-Screening

    Written test appeared: 150+
    GD:50+
    Interview: 20+
    Final selection: 7

    Panel was friendly. consisted of 2 guys. One HR and one Tech.
    Not much difficult questions

    Interview Questions
    • You have a piece of Hot iron in a tightly enclosed room. What will be the mode of Heat transfers?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation. Campus placement in 2005
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Senior Software Engineer Interview

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

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 days - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam.

    Interview Details

    1) Interview intimation email
    2) Face to Face interview
         - Technical round 1
            Interview panel with 2 people with mid-level experience. Discussion was on basic technical aspects. Purpose is to filter for the next technical round
         - Technical round 2
            Interview panel with 3 people with mid and upper level experience. Discussion was on my complete technical competency mentioned in the resume
         - Manager round
            Direct discussion with the project manager to whom we might be working if selected. Discussion was based on the project requirement and able to align with the project responsibilities
    3) HR discussion over phone
           Had discussion on the salary and bonus related.

    Interview Questions
    • Few analytical and reasoning questions were tough to answer. On whole it is a good interview I had   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    Job responsibility demanded me to work late evening 8 PM which I could not adhere with due to personal reasons later

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    User Experience Practice Lead Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Very informal interview, my manager had excellent communication skills and he made me feel comfortable, and meet up with senior people in his team, upfront. Very clear definition of my role is what he had in mind, also the role and responsibilities were defined well to incorporate flexibility. Overall experience was really good.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  8.  

    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Usual process of HR interview followed by technical and business team managers. Usual process of HR interview followed by technical and business team managers. Usual process of HR interview followed by technical and business team managers. Usual process of HR interview followed by technical and business team managers.

    Interview Questions
    • Give examples of tough situations in previous role and how did you manage.   Answer Question
    No Offer
  9.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 5 weeks - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam.

    Interview Details

    tiring and OK.

    Interview Questions
    • how can you justify joining this company   View Answer
    No Offer
  10.  

    Software Engineer Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam.

    Interview Details

    HR called up an scheduled an face to face interview. he was very polite to schedule according to my convenience as i was working. ASIC team manager and team lead interview me.
    They mostly asked about my previous projects and the problems i faced and how i handled.
    Apart from that team lead asked about digital basics and some verilog code explanation.

    office location, space was good. Work culture was good.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Project Lead Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Hyderābād (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hyderābād (India)
    Interview Details

    Joined as Fresher. One round of interview, not technical. Asked questions about Electronics and some HR questions.

    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

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