the Coding Interview: 189 Programming Questions and Solutions

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 bo…

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I suck. Advice on how not to suck?(r/cscareerquestions)

Everyone sucks at something at one point, but with practice you’ll definitely be able to get better! I highly recommend writing over typing out the solution when you practice. Also, 90% should be dedicated to planning out path to the solution and 10% for writing/typing the solution out. Sooner or later, things should start clicking and making sense. Here’s a list of resources that helped me get all the way to the Google on-site interview (Didn’t get an offer but it was an amazing learning experience)

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Make sure to practice everyday and have a strong understanding of the concepts. Network, contribute to open source projects, and keep on learning!

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