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Amazon.com Software Developer Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Mar 28, 2014
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I applied through college or university and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Amazon.com.

Interview Details – I gave my resume in at a career fair and was asked to come in for on-site interviews. It was one interview then I was called back for 2 hours of 3 more similar interviews. All were similar, introduce yourself, general technical questions then a coding question.

Interview Question – Implement insert and delete for a trinary tree.   View Answer

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I applied online and interviewed at Amazon.com.

Interview Details – Applied through linked in. Got call after a week. Question were on C++, algorithms and datastructure

Interview Question – Find total number of nodes at level K.   Answer Question

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Interviewed at Amazon.com

Interview Details – hmmmmm, you need a sound knowledge with either C++ or Java, but Java is more popular in Amazon. So ...

Interview Question – its only pure programming... And don't know how there selection process works.   Answer Question

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Interview Details – On campus, failed in the first round. The question includes,1.write a simple hash table, 2. copy a graph to another one.

Interview Question – Nothing actually, I answered both of the questions, but still I didn't make it to the second round.   Answer Question

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I applied online and interviewed at Amazon.com.

Interview Details – 2 phone rounds and then on site interview .
On site interview was 5-6 hrs with 5 different people

Interview Question – Find all valid English language words in a give matrix by traversing horizontally, vertically or diagonally   Answer Question

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I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Amazon.com.

Interview Details – Tough phone screens. Focus on problem solving and basic data structures, algorithmic concepts. Recruiters correspond well. Are open to a lot you a field of your interest to work in.

Interview Question – Questions regarding double hash tables   Answer Question

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I applied through college or university and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Amazon.com.

Interview Details – first interview at university career fair. and onsite on campus.

Interview Question – 1. given a room of people, one of which is sick, after a while, how to know who infect a person
2. level traversal of a binary tree
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I applied through college or university and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Amazon.com.

Interview Details – apti + prog test (online) then interview

Interview Question – 3 tech interview round   Answer Question

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I applied through college or university and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Amazon.com.

Interview Details – PPT by the recruitment team

One Online technical round:
2 Programming Questions
Objective Aptitude/C++ Questions

3 Rounds of Interviews spanning across 2 days

Interview Question – Calculate the Height of a BST   View Answer

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Interview Details – 1st round 45mins face to face interview

talk about the resume
behavior questions
technical questions: level traverse a tree

Interview Question – what makes a good hash function?   Answer Question

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