Job Interview, Questions Paper
This Process Was For QA/Test Positions In Cisco Systems
No Of Rounds: 4
Technical Interview 1
Technical Interview 2
This Test Consists 4 Sections: Mental Ability, C Language,
Networking, Testing And QA
Mental Ability(15 Questions):
General Aptitude Questions From RS Agarwal Like Work and Time
, Time Speed and Distance, Blood Relations (Identify The Person In An Image
Of Family), Logical Reasoning Questions, Series Problem, Etc.
C Language(14 Questions):
Code Snippets Were Given To Find Out Output And Errors. The
Questions Were Mainly Based On Concept Of Function Pointer, Pointers, Use
Of Bitwise Operators, Enum, String, Arrays and Pointers, Etc.
Questions Based On Classes Of IP Address( Class A 0-127=128
Addresses, Etc), SMTP Protocol and Some More Protocols, TCP IP, Which Protocol
Work On Which Layer, Port Number.
Questions On Different Types Of Testing
One Is The Best Suitable), Software Development Models (Waterfall,
Agile, Incremental), Phases Of System Development, Qs On Sdlc, Etc
After Clearing The Test They Called Me For Interviews After One Week, There Were
Three Interviews: Two Technical Followed By A HR Round
Questions Asked In Technical Interviews: First Interview Lasted For 2.30hrs And
Second Interview Lasted For 1.15hrs.
In Both The Interviews They Asked Questions On Following Topics:
- Data Structures (Linked Lists, Graphs, Trees)
- Reversal Of Linked List, Adding Node To Ll
- BFS, DFS
- Balanced Trees, Traversal Of Trees
- Logical Programs In C: Like Arithmetic Operations And Swapping Without Temp.
- Variable Deleting Comments From C Source File
- String Operations Programs
- Networking: TCP IP And OSI Model, Different Protocols For Layers
- OS: Scheduling Algorithms, Semaphores
- Database: Join Queries
- Searching and Sorting Algorithm Logics: Heap Sort , Merge Sort, Radix Sort
They Also Asked Me About The Projects.
After Each Round They Do Evaluation And Elimination.
After Clearing Both Technical Rounds Finally It Was HR Round, Lasted For About
20 Minutes, They Asked Me About My Family Background, Interests, Some Extra
Curricular Activities Mentioned In My Resume And About Cisco.
Location : Pune
Type : Fresher
Exam/Interview Date : 31-Jul-2011
No of Rounds: Aptitude Test, Technical Round-1, Technical Round-2,
Contributor Name : Neer