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    Great Experience - job, life, people

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    Former Employee - Analyst in San Bruno, CA
    Former Employee - Analyst in San Bruno, CA

    I worked at YouTube as an intern (less than an year)


    Life-work balance is great! Met many awesome people. able to work from home. Many perks like free food, gym, swimming pool.


    One building is a little boring..Wish to have more outdoor activities. Hope for more opportunities for personal growth.

    Neutral Outlook
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YouTube Interviews

Updated Dec 2, 2014
Updated Dec 2, 2014

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Interview Experience


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Getting an Interview


Interview Difficulty


Interview Difficulty




    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at YouTube in October 2014.

    Interview Details

    I was contacted about a month later after career fair, and was scheduled for a phone interview. The recruiter was quite professional. I was asked about general data structure questions like what is a hashmap, the time complexity of operations of hashmap and bst, when you prefer bst to hashmap, what is java gc. Then I wrote a small program to remove duplicate strings in a file on google doc.
    Then I received a call from recruiter next day telling me to prepare for an onsite interview.

    Interview Questions
    • generally not hard. you have to be clear with basic data structures   Answer Question
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Additional Info

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Headquarters San Bruno, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Operated By Google
Founded 2005
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Information Technology
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable
Competitors Apple, Netflix, Hulu

YouTube is definitely not your father's method of sharing video footage. The company has amassed a collection of user generated content, thousands of short films and television episodes, and hundreds of full-length movies. Serving more than two billion videos a day, it has become the clear leader in online video sharing. YouTube primarily earns revenue by selling ads on its homepage and search results pages, as well as within its videos. It also charges users to watch certain videos through its YouTube Rentals service. The company was founded in 2005 by Steve Chen (former... More

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