Mu-Sigma Interview Questions

Excerpts from interview #1:
(A student from Maharaja Surajmal Institute of Technology scored 75.14% in B.Tech , 71.11% in 12th and 72.13% in 10th)
Technical interview:
  • How many trees are there in Delhi? (Guesstimate type questions)
  • Questions related to a case study and some puzzles.
  • Differentiate between class and structure?
  • What is testing and maintenance?
  • What is sliding window protocol?
  • What is CDMA?
HR interview:
  • Tell me about yourself
  • Why Musigma?
  • Tell me the probability of opening of the door in next 15 minutes.
  • Describe your summer projects.
  • What are the expectations for yourself and what do you expect of others?
  • What are the major strengths?
  • What does success mean to you?
Excerpts from interview #2:
(A student has CGPA 7.14 in B.Tech , 72.16% in 12th and 68.43% in 10th)
Technical interview:
  • What is the principle of Computer Programming?
  • What is Data Type?
  • Puzzles based questions
  • What is Function?
  • What do you mean by Run Time Error?
  • What is polymorphism?
  • Count the total number of traffic signals in the city(Guesstimate questions)
HR interview:
  • How was your previous interview?
  • Are you comfortable in shifting base?
  • Some discussion about my hobbies.
  • Tell me some about yourself which is not in your resume.
  • Latest trend in IT industry.
Excerpts from interview #3:
(A student has CGPA 7.8 in B.Tech , 75.43% in 12th and 70.13% in 10th for a  job profile of Business Analyst )
Technical and HR interview:
  • What can you tell me about Mu Sigma’s influence in the data analytics field?
  • What animal best represents you and your personality and why?
  • Tell me how you use analytics in my everyday life.
  • How would you determine what the maximum floor you can drop an egg off of a 50 floor build without the egg breaking?
  • How will you fill a 4L bottle from 3L and 5L bottles?
  • How would you make the most of your time while in Bangalore, India?
  • Some puzzles related to weighing golf balls.
  • Describe a typical analytical process.
  • Why are you different from others?
  • How does your major specifically prepare you to work at Mu Sigma?
Excerpts from interview #4:
(A student has CGPA 7.5 in B.Tech ,  76.23% in 12th and 68.13% in 10th for a  job profile of  Junior Associate)
Technical and HR interview:
  • How in your school career have you ever used modeling to solve a problem?
  • How would your dream day at Mu Sigma?
  • How would you change the business model?
  • Write a program to find x^y and how to make the compiler more efficient in doing this.
  • If an airline was losing customers rapidly name at least 5 things which could be the reason for this cause.
  • How would your skills would efficient enough to solve a problem?
  • Are you willing to relocate to India for 3 months for training?
Excerpts from interview #5:
(A student has CGPA 7.7 in B.Tech , 75.23% in 12th and 65.13% in 10th for a  job profile of  Junior Associate)
Technical and HR interview:
  • What was your favorite course?
  • How willing are you to move to Bangalore for Mu Sigma University?
  • What is inheritance? What are its different types?
  • Who is the CEO of Mu Sigma?
  • Scenario based questions.
  • Which software model is most efficient?
  • Why Mu Sigma?
  • Tell me about a time when you made a bad decision.
  • What is virtual memory?
Excerpts from interview #6:
(A student from Maharaja Surajmal Institute of Technology scored 78.45% in B.Tech , 72.21% in 12th and 69.42% in 10th)
Technical Interview:
  • Puzzles based questions.
  • What is virtual memory?
  • What are paging, faulting and deadlock?
  • What is procedural programming?
  • A mountain is present, few taps are present, and all connected to other taps above / below, find which tap will be the last one to get water from a spring on the top of the mountain?
  • What is the importance of inheritance in OOPS?
  • What is the difference between C and Java?
HR Interview:
  • Introduce yourself.
  • Tell me about your family background.
  • Which type of dance does you like the most?
  • What are the most important qualities should be there in a team player?
  • Where so you see yourself five years from now?
  • What is the difference between hard work and smart work?
  • Rate yourself on a scale from 1 to 10? Justify the score?
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