I applied online and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam in January 2012.
Interview Details – First it was a telephonic interview and the 1:1 Video conferencing.
Reason for Declining – They were not ready to file Green card.
I applied through a recruiter and 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 Question – Garbage Collection Algorithms. Answer Question
I applied through a recruiter and 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 Question – Few analytical and reasoning questions were tough to answer. On whole it is a good interview I had Answer Question
Reason for Declining – Job responsibility demanded me to work late evening 8 PM which I could not adhere with due to personal reasons later
I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam in September 2010.
Interview Details – Hiring is good and systematic one.
Interview evaluates one's basic concepts and design patterns understanding and ability to perform a task with due diligence.
Interview Question – Why you want to change from your current company View Answer
Negotiation Details – Yes, I could based on my capabilities in Strong Core Java Knowledge and Webservices implementations
I applied through an employee referral and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam.
Interview Details – Good and quick wrap up with no inconvenience for people coming from far off.
Interview Question – Technical question in non-functional testing though I am for functional, but my answer was appreciated for the attempt Answer Question
I interviewed at Mahindra Satyam in March 2010.
Interview Details – Puzzles
2 Technical Interviews
Interview Question – Project level interview View Answer
Negotiation Details – You can negotiate
I applied through an employee referral and the process took 3 months - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam.
Interview Details – One technical interview which is easier. Then came the negotiation part where they offered me a figure for which I have no options to negotiate. I was just given the choices whether to accept it or not. Not even the chances on negotiation of the position which they fixed it already.
Interview Question – We can offer you only XXX of salary and only XXX position. You have only 2 options whether to accept or not. Do you accept? Answer Question
Negotiation Details – They gave out the figure and the only options I have are Yes/No
I applied through a staffing agency and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam in November 2010.
Interview Details – It was two round Telephonic Interview, First being very Technical and second was both technical and Managerial.
I applied through an employee referral and the process took a day - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam in December 2010.
Interview Details – I was referred to the position by my friend who is already working here for the past 6 years. The opportunity was an onsite opportunity in upgrading an existing system. I couldn't ask for more and had a technical interview with 2 of the employees for more than an hour on all the skills required on job with some examples. Overall the interview was good and then another round of technical questions with Onsite Manager the same day for around half an hour. The remaining process was taken care by HR within 5 days and the offer was rolled out within a week, since the requirement was urgent.
Interview Question – No difficult or unexpected questions Answer Question
Negotiation Details – Yes, I could ask for a negotiation in Employee Band level and Salary figures at offshore too.
I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Mahindra Satyam in October 2012.
Interview Details – Initial communication - called on mobile for BI Senior developer position - scheduled a telephonic interview 2 days later ; received call one hour after schedule for a new time for interview for next day. Next day the interview was done on phone - not too detailed - simple questions asked. 2 days later face to face interview was arranged at a very odd time of 5:00PM. When reached for Face to Face interview was asked to sit and wait. After an hour of wait I was told that the person who was going to come to take interview had gone onsite!! so they will be rescheduling this again.
Interview Question – "I am sorry - can we reschedule the interview" :D View Answer
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