HSBC Technology Interview Experience for Software Engineer Trainee
Round 1(Online Coding Round): It was an online coding round. It consisted of 2 coding questions. The time limit given was 30 mins. The questions were too basic but it had to be solved quickly. The coding questions were as follows :
- Given two numbers n,m. Find the nearest number to n which is a multiple of m.
- Sort a 2D Matrix row-wise.
69 people gave the online coding round. 48 people were shortlisted for the next round.
Round 2(OIA and OJS): This was a behavioral round where it consisted of 2 sections.
- 1. Online Immersive Assessment
- 2. Online Job Simulator
- The first section consisted of questions related to decision making, situation-based analysis and behavioral questions.
- In the second section, we have to record some videos on a given particular topic within a given time frame. The questions were mediocre level, it needed some analysis so as to put up the correct answers.
Out of the 48 people, 20 people were selected for the F2F interview.
Round 3(Technical Round): This was the first round in the F2F interview.