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Question 1 of 15
Tell me about the most difficult situation you have had when leading a team. What happened and what did you do?
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Question 2 of 15
When do you give positive feedback to people? Tell me about the last time you did.
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Whenever have a chance I will definitely give.
Question 3 of 15
Discuss an important decision you have made regarding a task or project at work. What factors influenced your decision?
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Testing on both QA and Production builds. This has minimized the number of bugs found in the software substantially.
Question 4 of 15
Tell me about a training program that you have developed or enhanced.
Question 5 of 15
What programming languages are you most familiar with?
Question 6 of 15
How do you keep up to date on programming language updates?
Question 7 of 15
What are some of your weaknesses as a software developer?
Question 8 of 15
What area are you currently trying to expand your knowledge on?
Question 9 of 15
What is the most competitive work situation you have experienced? How did you handle it? What was the result?
Question 10 of 15
How do you handle performance reviews? Tell me about a difficult one.
Question 11 of 15
Describe the types of teams you've been involved with. What were your roles?
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Team with two members and we are coder as well as the designer.
Question 12 of 15
Have you ever been caught unaware by a problem or obstacles that you had not foreseen? What happened?
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For now no. But if yes - would try to solve it as soon as possible or at least find a way for it to not be a problematic for the final product.
Question 13 of 15
What sorts of things have you done to become better qualified for your career?
Question 14 of 15
How quickly do you make decisions? Give an example.
Question 15 of 15
Give me an instance in which you anticipated problems and were able to influence a new direction.
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Testing more popular tablets and found major bugs in them. My anticipation was right and the new direction that I took helped a lot among the development team.

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