TCS Freshers Recruitment Process – Assistant System Engineer Trainee – Sagar K Parmar
Sagar K Parmar, Assistant System Engineer-Trainee, Tata Consultancy Services Limited (TCSL) shares his Interview Process in this brief interview
College: Chandubhai S. Patel Insititute of Technology (CSPIT). CHARUSAT
Stream: mechanical engineering
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Today i am gonna share my placement interview.
Hey Friends i got placed in my campus placement selection process in TCSL (Tata Consultancy Services Limited) And today i am going to share my interview experience.
Around 450 Students were eligible to take part in the placement procedure. It was very hectic and very exciting day for all of the candidates.
It was two day process, On first day It was 90 min online exam in which first ten minutes u have to complete Mail writing. In Mail writing they gave u one topic and after that u have to solve aptitude ( 30 questions) in remaining 80 minutes. Around 450 students gave exam and only 179 students cleared the exam and i was one of them.
Second day, interview.
There were three round of interview.
2) MR (Managerial Round)
3) HR (Human Resources)
We all were categorized into panels and I was waiting for my turn and at 1:30 pm my name was announced, and after that my heartbeat get fast. And suddenly one volunteer came to me and said ‘lunch break’. It was 30 minute lunch break and i was seated outside room. After 45 minute again a volunteer came to me and said your name is sagar, I said yes! and he said to go into room for interview.
ME: May i come in sir?
HE: Yes, sit.
ME: Thank you sir.
HE: Have you eaten anything?
ME: No sir.
HE: Are you okay?
ME: Yes sir, It is all about my carrier that’s why i am okay with it.(He Impressed)
HE: Show me your resume.
ME: I gave him.
HE: Explain your Project briefly.
ME: I explained My two projects first was solar car and second was industrial project.
HE: What have you learned from your industrial training?
ME: I explained my both training, i took two training first one was from INDIAN RAYON(A UnitOf Aditya Birla Nuvo Ltd.) and second was from ANUPAM INDUSTRY LTD. I told him that What i have learned in both training, like plant layout, product etc..
HE: Tell me about your industrial visits, if u have!
ME: I explained all (five) my visit means what i have saw and learned and what’s is the environment of industry everything.
HE: What is the difference between Arc & Gas welding?
ME: I Explained.
HE: Explain Cruze Car Engine Working.
ME: I Explained.
HE: u don’t mention the C & C++ in your resume
ME : i said that sir, I came from mechanical branch that’s why i don’t mention that. but i know the basic of it.
HE: What do you know about C?
ME: I told the function of printf and scanf and etc.
HE: Write any program in C language.
ME: I wrote a program of prime number.(He Impressed)
HE: You are a Mechanical Engineer then why do you want to join tcs?
ME: Sir, i heard from my senior that Tcs has one branch EIS (Engineering industrial services) in that branch i can work and also Tcs is a multinational company and I want to be a part of TATA group.
HE: Ok sagar, You can go now, and He asked me to get some food (With laughing)
ME: I said Thank you sir, and walked off confidently.
My interview was around 30 minutes. He was a very nice person.
After one and half hour my name was announced for MR round It means I have cleared my Technical Round. I was very happy. I go for MR round and suddenly I saw that they are taking interview through phone. I entered into the room and one person sitting in front of table and he said me please seat, i told Thank you sir. He said me that took the Phone and I took it…
HE: Good Afternoon sagar.
ME: Good Afternoon sir.
HE: My name is prakash and i am the manager and now, I am going to take your interview, So be Confident.
ME: YES sir.
HE: Tell me about your self.
ME: I am 20 year old, i am basically from Junagadh. I am about to complete my B.Tech. If I talk about my academic carrier, I have done my schooling from Nutan high school talala, and 11 & 12 from Alpha high school Junagadh. And in my engineering i have learned lots of thing in last three year. I gain much more knowledge and now I want to apply my knowledge which I have acquired in last three year. In my academic carrier my favorite subjects are Design, Production and I.C. Engine. I have done some project also in last three year,If I talk about my project,In second year i have made a war robot for the event cognizance which is organized by our university and we got 3rd rank in that event. In third Year, We have made a Solar Car with one seat capacity as a team and We have participated in ESVC (Electrical Solar Vehicle Championship) event organized by ISIE(Imperial Society Of Innovative Engineers) And Were champion of all over Asia with four Awards.
Suddenly He said me Ok and asked…
HE: What is your role in your team?
ME: sir, My role in the team as a designer of steering system and in fabrication department.
HE: Which kind of steering system and Why?
ME: I explained it briefly.
HE: If i will ask you after One year then can you explain me this?
ME: Yes, of course sir.
And then he hold me for 7 to 8 minutes, In this time one sitting person looking in front of me that i am a prisoner. After some time he came back and told me…..
HE: Ok, Have You done any other project?
ME: yes sir.
HE: can You Explain it?
ME: I explained my another industrial project.
HE: Ok sagar, I am done. Have you any question for me?
ME: No sir.
HE: Nice to talk with you sagar, Now you give phone who is sitting in front of you.
ME: Ok sir, & Thank you sir, It’s my pleasure to talk With You sir.
After that I walked off confidently.
After Two and half hour my name was announced for HR interview. It was only for just formalities.
HE: Good Evening sagar.
ME: Good evening sir.
HE: How was your aptitude test ?
ME: It was good sir.
HE: How was your interview?
ME: It was also good sir.
HE: Here’s a bond of 2 years…You’re Ok with it?
ME: Yes sir.
HE: Have you talked with your father about interview and condition ?
ME: Yes sir.
HE: Has he any problem if We send you out of Gujarat?
ME: No sir.
HE: Why do you want to join out company ?
ME: same as i above told.
HE: If any discrepancy found in the given information, You will be rejected.
ME: Yes sir.
HE: Have you any questions?
ME: No sir, I had doubt but all are clear at pre-placement talk.
HE: Ok, You can go now.
ME: Thank You sir.
At 9:30 pm, HR was came and start to announce the selected name, And I was waiting for my name. I was happy because my friends name was announced but We all are waiting for my name and finally HR said parmar sagar and Me and my friends shouted loudly, Because We all are happy..
What and how many internships and projects you did at college? How did you get them?
I did two internship and two projects.
How did you prepare for the placement season? What advice would you give to your juniors regarding the placement season?
make simple resume,
knowledge about your favorite subjects should be more.
What’s the role of academics in getting a good placement?
My internship and my projects
Would you like to give any general advice to your juniors?