Twin Cities Code Camp

April 15, 2023

Normandale Community College, Bloomington, MN

Mark Kalal

Developer coding tests – friend or foe?

by Mark Kalal

Sat, Apr 15, 2023
Room: P0806
Time: 12:30

Love it or hate it, something that is getting more common in software engineering and developer interviews are coding tests. They come in a variety of forms ranging from writing actual program code, to design and “whiteboard” problems. In this session, we'll discuss it from both the employer and employee perspectives, talk about what employers and teams are really looking for, and some strategies for putting your best foot forward.

About the Author

Mark is a software development and IT professional, father of three, and technology enthusiast. He works on the Compliance Technology team at Wells Fargo.