21
votes
7answers
5k views

Software developer interview questions: is speed everything? [closed]

Maybe I'm just less smart than other people but for once I'd like to say that all the puzzles, riddles, code questions and code-on-paper exercises seem just a bit hard to me. I've always thought of ...
4
votes
1answer
258 views

Should I drop in on local businesses and offer my services as an intern to get experience?

I am trying to get an entry-level developer job, but have no relevant experience. I am able to code C#, SQL, HTML, and CSS and understand principles of OOP and have completed a couple of applications ...
31
votes
13answers
4k views

How to react to wrong/not answered questions during interview?

Today I have held my first interview with potential interns. While this has been mostly open questions, I have had some trivial programming tasks for them: Write a function that returns true if ...
2
votes
3answers
1k views

interview for an internship but I think I may be unprepared

I have an interview for a C++ internship position. Now, the thing is I've taken two out of three quarters of the basic CS classes (in C++) at my community college and we covered the basics up to ...
1
vote
2answers
615 views

Are interviews required for software/programming internships? [closed]

Do companies interview prospective software or programming interns? Do any companies use video interviews? Thanks.
9
votes
8answers
2k views

Should I expect to know a lot about every language I put on my resume as a college student?

If I am asked to program an algorithm, say binary search, in languages other than Java during an interview, I will have a hard time trying to remember the syntax. Is it okay to tell my interviewer ...
5
votes
4answers
7k views

Interview approaches and questions for a software developer intern

What are some good ideas, common approaches and appropriate questions that you would bring when interviewing a software development intern to join your team? I really don't have expectations of any ...
9
votes
8answers
660 views

What benefits should an intern look for aside from pay? [closed]

What things should an intern look for in an internship outside of the amount paid?
7
votes
10answers
4k views

I'm scared for my technical phone interview for an internship! [closed]

[EDIT 2.0 ]Hello everyone. This is my second phone interview for a development internship. My very first one was okay, but I didn't get my dream internship. Now, I'm facing fears about this upcoming ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

Host Matching Interview Tips?

So I've gotten past the technical interviews for a company, and now I'm having an interview with my potential host for an internship during the summer. What are some tips for interviews like these? I ...