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Tell me about a time when you had to step outside of your role to solve an important problem, how did you do it and what was the result?

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Make sure to highlight your ability to identity a priority problem, take initiative, and deliver an effective solution. Remember that you don't always have to solve problems alone - knowing how to seek out helpful assistance is a useful skill.

You have 25 horses, what is the minimum number of races you can find the top 3. In one race you can race 5 horses, and you don't have a timer.

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"What are your favorite command to use at the linux command line"

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When does DNS use TCP instead of UDP

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User has lost root password, how do you reset?

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Can you write the code to generate the Fibonacci sequence?

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Write a shortest string copy function.

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How do you control processes on a Linux server?

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Write perl code to find the number of lines in a file

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Define the difference between a hub and a switch

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