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Why do you want to work for our software company?
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What do you know about us?
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Tell us about a time when you were particularly effective on prioritizing tasks and completing a project on schedule.
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Give me an example of when you had to go above and beyond the call of duty in order to get a job done.
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When is the last time you had a disagreement with a peer? How did you resolve the situation?
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Tell me about a situation where attention to detail was either important or unimportant in accomplishing an assigned task.
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Tell me about a time when you did something completely different from the plan. Why did you go that route?
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Where do you stay current on new programming updates and or techniques?
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Who has been the greatest influence on you thus far, in your career as a computer scientist?
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Have you come across a problem where you could not solve it? How did you handle the problem?
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Tell me about something you are proud of, in regards to, creating a new function or model in your coding.
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What would your goals be as a computer scientist for our company?
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What was the biggest mistake you have had when delegating work? The biggest success?
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What do you do when your schedule is suddenly interrupted? Give an example.
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