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Hughes-Systique Interview Questions

Excerpts from Interview #1:
(ECE student having 10th grade - 86.4%, 12th grade - 88.1%, Graduation score - 74)
Technical Interview:
  • State difference between analog and digital signals.
  • What do you mean by electronics? How is it different from electrical?
  • What is sampling? State sampling theorem.
  • What is the difference between CDMA and GSM?
  • State difference between Piconet and Scatternet.
HR Interview:
  • Brief us all about what you know about Hughes Systique.
  • Would you bribe a policeman in order to save time as you have an important interview that day?
  • Are you willing to relocate and work at flexible working hours?
  • What has been your greatest achievement uptill now?
  • Tell us something about your family background.
Excerpts from Interview #2:
(CGC Landran student having 10th score 86.80%, 12th score 78.90% and graduation score 78.4%)
Technical interview:
  • Have you done any big projects in Linux? If so, explain them in Brief.
  • Why size of integer depends on the machine architecture then what the best sorting algorithm and why?
  • Explain encapsulation.
  • What are virtual functions, base class pointer, derived class pointer, biding references?
  • What happens when we enter www.google.com? Explain the process in detail.
HR Interview:
  • Give an example when you had a clash with your peer. What did you do in that situation?
  • Give an example when you faced some ambiguous situation. What did u do?
  • A few questions on self-assessment of soft skills and technical skills.
  • Family background, financial condition, interests, hobbies etc.
Excerpts from Interview #3:
(Chitkara University student having 10th score 87.4%, 12th score 89.8% and graduation score 78.6%)
Technical interview:
  • Can you tell what do we mean by http protocol?
  • Explain the Basics behind RPC. How does it work?
  • Write the SQL query to drop, truncate and delete table.
  • Explain different types of Normalization.
  • Explain the concept behind dead lock avoidance, banker’s algorithm.
  • Questions based on kernels like grep , pipe, command line mode in VIM (how to copy line, replace some pattern)
HR Interview:
  • Why do you have a low CGPA?
  • Give an example when your boss is not agreed with u. what did u do?
  • Tell us about your family background.
Excerpts from Interview #4:
(Thapar University student having 10th score 85.45%, 12th score 75.5% and graduation score 69.32%)
Technical interview:
  • Tell me the difference between the character array and a string.
  • Can you explain the Virtual memory?
  • Writing the queries for commands like Create Table, Delete table, Drop Table etc.
  • To describe the Complexity of Binary search, Quicksort and various other sorting and searching techniques..
  • Explain the Difference between Process and a Thread.
HR Interview:
  • Where do you see yourself in next 5 years?
  • What do you know about our company?
  • What is the difference between smart work and hard work?
  • Why did you choose this college and this stream?
Excerpts from Interview #5:
(UIET student having 10th score 94.3%, 12th score 90.6% and graduation score 9.2%)
Technical interview:
  • What are Process Chains?
  • Difference between Master Data & Transaction Info Package?
  • Draw the ER diagram of the project you have mentioned in your Resume.
  • What kind of test cases will you suggest for an ATM machine
HR Interview:
  • What do you know about Hughes?
  • What is your dream company?
  • Why do you prefer software field?
  • Any problems with relocating to different areas?
Excerpts from Interview #6:
(Engineering student having 10th score 84%, 12th score 77.3% and graduation score 62.3%)
Technical interview:
  • List all data structures you would use for a memory management module.
  • Share 2 high complexity and 2 low complexity test cases for a coke vending (ATM) machine.
  • Explain 3 high priority test cases for the performance of MSN search engine.
  • In Data Structure, write output of given program.
HR Interview:
  • What motivates you to do a good job?
  • Which newspaper do you read? Why?
  • What are your future plans?
  • Have you ever done anything regarding your weaknesses?
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