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    Former Contractor - Data Entry Clerk in Emeryville, CA
    Former Contractor - Data Entry Clerk in Emeryville, CA

    I worked at Gracenote as a contractor (less than a year)


    Commendable staff, laid back dress code, always busy with projects, conveniently situated near a shopping center and good restaurants, outstanding compensation, flexible scheduling, patient when offering constructive criticism, thorough training.


    Did not seem like there were many promotion opportunities.

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    Consider less meetings. Staff often met while I was there and you could tell it was a little irritating. Otherwise, keep up the great work.

    Positive Outlook
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Gracenote Interviews

Updated Oct 21, 2014
Updated Oct 21, 2014

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Interview Experience


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Getting an Interview


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Interview Difficulty




    Senior Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Gracenote.

    Interview Details

    Saw direct job posting, and applied online. Got a call from the recruiter a bit later. Did a phone screen with another senior dev and they moved right into the in-person. Multiple members on hiring "panel" weren't available that day and the usual litany of whiteboard questions followed with the ones who were there. Most having to do with large file data import problems. One was a question about how to structure the database for a television listing service.

    Interview Questions
    • Write a function to find all minima in an arbitrarily long series of integers.   View Answer
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Additional Info

Headquarters Emeryville, CA
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded 1998
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Information Technology
Revenue $25 to $50 million (USD) per year

If you love music and TV, chances are Gracenote plays a big role in your life. We touch hundreds of millions of people through the world’s hottest entertainment products and brands, from Spotify and iTunes to Sony and LG TVs. Our technology and data helps you identify and discover new artists, find TV shows to watch and safely connect to and enjoy all of your favorite jams on... More

Mission: To help people discover and enjoy digital media.

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