Microsoft interview

Jun 6, 2018 20 Comments

What can I expect at MS onsite SWE interview? Leetcode medium and or leetcode hard questions?

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  • Tinder / Eng
    meowimacat

    Tinder Eng

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    Im a cat! Meow 🐈
    meowimacatmore
    I did an on-site and got offer, it was leetcode easy/mediuy
    Jun 6, 2018 10
    • Tinder / Eng
      meowimacat

      Tinder Eng

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      I found another opportunity that I think is a better fit for me
      Jul 2, 2018
    • Microsoft SuzyQ
      Oh..so you decided to... swipe left? Sorry... had to ask. 😅
      Oct 5, 2019
  • Microsoft ~/.ssh
    I interviewed and got an offer for a senior role on the identity team and most questions were in line with leetcode medium + a good bit of system design questions.
    Jun 6, 2018 1
    • Equilar / Eng CwkE26
      Which system design que did they ask you?
      Jan 23, 2019
  • Microsoft / Eng
    thelooker

    Microsoft Eng

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    thelookermore
    Do backtracking questions. I got 3 back to back offers from Microsoft. They mostly ask ctci and leet code easy.
    Jun 8, 2018 0
  • Swift lTcE32
    Easy/ medium leetcode with system/object oriented design. Like others said prepare the behavioural Q's well. Have a list of the Q's which u will ask for each interviewer. Research the role thoroughly and see the latest stuff going on from the blogs. I screwed up 2 out of the 5 interviews and still got in because my round with the manager of managers went pretty well.
    Jun 7, 2018 2
    • Any advice for system design interview? I am currently referring to 'Grokking the System Design Interview' on educative.io. I usually solve the problems at interviews, but no idea why I don't get the offer. Is it that I am not able to engage them in my talks about their product? I gave Amazon last year, and Groupon couple of days ago. I have few interviews lined up and want to make sure I don't screw up any more of the interviews.
      Jun 8, 2018
    • Swift lTcE32
      You are way ahead in system design then me dude. I just referred few YouTube videos for system design (success in tech and Tushar roy) check them out they are pretty good. I failed at atleast 5 interviews before this including Groupon and Amazon do just keep trying ! A lot of it is luck ofcourse. I did a lot of Pramp and interview bit so that helps a lot on getting feedback.
      Jun 8, 2018
  • New / Eng b3rt
    I have interviewed at Microsoft 2 times, not passed the last one because they thought I was not a good fit for its culture even though I solved all coding questions. There are regular coding questions, they ask for system design, and be prepare for behavioral questions. My advice, show enthusiasm about Microsoft culture and products, that makes a great difference between candidates.
    Jun 6, 2018 0
  • Cisco / Eng
    HelloE

    Cisco Eng

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    500 Startups
    HelloEmore
    I recommend solving medium/hard from ctci
    Jun 6, 2018 0
  • Microsoft Djikstra09
    Whicj team?
    Jun 6, 2018 0

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