I applied through a recruiter and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Microsoft in August 2013.
Interview Details – I was initially referred to a recruiter by a friend of mine. Had a phone interview initially and was then interviewed again at Microsoft headquarters in Seattle, WA.
Interview Question – Find the nth most frequently occuring word in a list of words. Your solution should be in linear time (i.e. O(n)). Answer Question
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