Cracking the Coding Interview: 189 Programming Questions and Solutions

I am not a recruiter. I am a software engineer. And as such, I know what it’s like to be asked to whip up brilliant algorithms on the spot and then write flawless code on a whiteboard. I’ve been through this as a candidate and as an interviewer. Cracking the Coding Interview, 6th Edition is here to help you through this process, teaching you what you need to know and enabling you to perform at your very best. I’ve coached and interviewed hundreds of software engineers. The result is this book.

Learn how to uncover the hints and hidden details in a question, discover how to break down a problem into manageable chunks, develop techniques to unstick yourself when stuck, learn (or re-learn) core computer science concepts, and practice on 189 interview questions and solutions.

That is a top notch e-book that offer a brilliant breakdown of every type of question that is probably requested in a programming interview. It consists of super statistics for non-technical factors of the interview (e.g. etiquette, resume, and company way of life), and lots of amazing statistics for the technical components.

The technical elements include absolute necessities like information structures, algorithms and massive O notation (plus plenty, a good deal more). And these technical ideas are reinforced with some terrific and tough programming troubles. ordinary, I recommend this ebook to every person who is attempting to break into software development, or a developer who wishes a refresher for an upcoming interview.

Cracking the Coding Interview: 189 Programming Questions and Solutions Details

  • Author : Gayle Laakmann McDowell
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0984782850
  • Paperback: 687 pages
  • Publisher: CareerCup; 6th edition (July 1, 2015)
  • ISBN-13: 978-0984782857


author-books-Cracking the Coding Interview - 189 Programming Questions and Solutions - Gayle Laakmann McDowell'sGayle Laakmann McDowell’s interviewing expertise comes from vast experience on both sides of the desk. She has completed Software Engineering interviews with – and received offers from – Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Apple, IBM, Goldman Sachs, Capital IQ, and a number of other firms. Of these top companies, she has worked for Microsoft, Apple and Google, where she gained deep insight into each company’s hiring practices.

Most recently, Gayle spent three years at Google as a Software Engineer and was one of the company’s lead interviewers. She interviewed over 120 candidates in the U.S. and abroad, and led much of the recruiting for her alma mater, the University of Pennsylvania. Additionally, she served on Google’s Hiring Committee, where she reviewed each candidate’s feedback and made hire / no-hire decisions.

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