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Software Engineer Interview Questions

Software engineers write programs to design and develop computer software. Interviews are highly technical, so come ready to work through coding problems and math brainteasers. The specific questions you are asked will depend on what type of programming position you are looking for. Try researching a specific software discipline such as web development, application development, or system development.

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how can a particular application be tested apart from testing its functionality

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Implement a binary tree and explain it's function

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Write code in your favorite programming language that will accept two strings and return true if they are anagrams.

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How would you peform an SSH connection between these two PCs. I can't give you any information on these PCs, just do it.

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Given a string (understood to be a sentence), reverse the order of the words. "Hello world" becomes "world Hello"

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You say that you work very well with developers to solve problems. How would you handle dealing with an extremely difficult engineer who won't acknowledge possible issues with his code and often won't speak with QA at all?

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Lots of questions about arrays, lists and hashmaps

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If you had a great idea to implement something new for a CA software product but management wouldn't take your word on it, how would you convince management to go along with your idea?

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What is an abstract class and why would you use it?

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Why does one use MSE as a measure of quality. What is the scientific/mathematical reason for the same?

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