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Senior Software Engineer Interview Questions in Palo Alto, CA

"Senior software engineers are the most experienced member of a software team and usually carry the most responsibility and authority of that team. Because of this, interviews will be designed to find candidates who have expert knowledge of the field and years of experience as a software engineer. Expect to be asked tough technical questions and to give examples of previous projects that you have worked on."

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Write some pseudo code to raise a number to a power.

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pretty trivial...

int raise(num, power){ if(power==0) return 1; if(power==1) return num; return(raise(num, power-1)*num); }

double Power(int x, int y) { double ret = 1; double power = x; while (y > 0) { if (y & 1) { ret *= power; } power *= power; y >>= 1; } return ret; }

Given and array. How do you find if there are such three numbers whose sum is Zero. What is the cost of this algorithm?

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How do we index data stored into 5 different databases

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Implement strstr in C

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What is the difference between MySql and Oracle DB

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Given two arrays with length M and N. How do you merge them. What is the cost of operation?

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Given elements in a linked list, provide the most efficient way to reverse them.

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Explain x86 calling convention

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algorithm for getting the number of anagrams.

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What is your plan for the future?

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