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Microsoft Software Engineer Internship (SDE) Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Dec 3, 2013
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Seattle, WA

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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