data science Interview Questions

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May 28, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Square Root:

“There weren't any difficult questions. Folks were nice about the whole process, though the process lasted quite a while (over 4 weeks).”


May 14, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Amazon.com:

“i. Tell me about the supervised machine learning techniques that you know about?
ii. If you have a customer and want to decide whether they will “buy today” or “not buy today” and you know 1. where…”


May 12, 2014

Interview Question for Anonymous at Civis Analytics:

“Analyze, explain, and present accompanying reading material.”


Jul 17, 2011

Interview Question for Staff Software Engineer at Intuit:

“The most challenging (and interesting) question was about a strategy for finding signal in a noisy and poorly understood data set. Asking a software engineer a data science question really stretches…”