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Software Engineer Internship Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in Seattle, WA
No Offer
Negative Experience
Easy Interview

Application

I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Yahoo (Seattle, WA) in February 2013.

Interview

For internship that should be 3 phone interview for that time, now yahoo has raised the bar and not sure what bar and what questions will be ask.

Interview Questions

Other Interview Reviews for Yahoo

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    Software Engineer(Internship) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Seattle, WA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Yahoo (Seattle, WA) in January 2017.

    Interview

    1st round was a phone interview. Was conducted on Collabedit.com. This was my first software engineering interview and I was nervous. I had not studied advanced data structures or sorting which I believe was required for this interview. Was asked one question. The interview lasted for an hour.

    Interview Questions

    • Something related to a list of integers and computing digit sums.   Answer Question

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    Software Engineer(Internship) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Yahoo in November 2018.

    Interview

    Two phone interviews. First was a simple recall of basic OOP and CS topics, as well as a quick coding problem on an online coding interface. Second was a technical question about BSTs that was done on a Google Docs, followed by a quick Q&A. Both 45-minutes.

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    Software Engineer(Internship) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Yahoo in March 2017.

    Interview

    The whole process is pleasant and the interviewer is trying to be helpful. It covers different aspects from design to programming to security. programming including javascript, sql, bash script.

    Interview Questions


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    Software Engineer(Internship) Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Champaign, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Yahoo (Champaign, IL) in February 2017.

    Interview

    get interview through campus career fair. No phone screen because the recruiter says he already talked to me during the career fair. The on site interview takes five hours with three sub team leaders.

    Interview Questions

    • Several coding questions about median level in leet code, takes 5 hours. Write it on whiteboard. Also knowledge about computer system.   Answer Question

  5. Helpful (1)  

    Software Engineer(Internship) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Yahoo.

    Interview

    I applied through an employee referral. Recruiter used email to schedule a phone interview. First we went over the resume and then the recruiter gave me a simple coding problem. You are expected to finish the problem. It took about 45 minutes.

    Interview Questions

    • Past experience, background and a coding problem (leetcode)   1 Answer

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    Software Engineer(Internship) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Yahoo in March 2017.

    Interview

    1 on-site at a job fair. Then two phone interviews. The first one was relatively easy and straight forward with 3 questions. However, the second one was a lot harder and the interviewer was not friendly nor helpful.

    Interview Questions


  7. Helpful (2)  

    Software Engineer(Internship) Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Yahoo.

    Interview

    It's the second round interview. In the first round, I had two coding problems. In this round, I only had one easy coding problem and wrote on a paper not on editor. Most of the time I was asked question regarding Java, OS and computer architecture, and OOD.

    Interview Questions

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    Software Engineer(Internship) Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Champaign, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Yahoo (Champaign, IL) in September 2017.

    Interview

    Had a phone interview for about an hour. Intricate questions in c++ and java. The questions can go very deep. However, the interviewer is always there to help if you get stuck. Followed by an interactive coding question on collabedit. The interviewer was very helpful throughout the process

    Interview Questions

    • Implement an AddressBook (lookup, add, delete)   2 Answers

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    Software Engineer(Internship) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Jose, CA
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Yahoo (San Jose, CA) in March 2019.

    Interview

    I received a call from University Recruiter after a brief discussion at University Career Fair. She set up the first interview. It started with a questions on projects and previous experience. Post that I was given two leetcode medium question and was able to solve both. Got an email to setup second interview after two hours of 1st interview. This interview was similar to 1st one and I was asked two leetcode question, one medium and one hard.

    Interview Questions


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