Top Tips for Cracking the coding Interviews

Think Software
4 min readJul 20, 2022

If you are preparing for software developer job interviews, there are three different types of interviews that happen in an interview loop.

  1. Coding Interviews
  2. System Design Interviews
  3. Behavioral Interview

We have discussed several times in the past how to ace your system design interviews. We even have a great Youtube playlist as follows in which we have not only discussed system design of several services but have discussed different tips to follow during the interview to ace your system design interview.

In this article, we are going to discuss several tips to ace your coding interview.

First thing is that you need to understand what are the different things that an interviewer is evaluating a candidate for in a coding interview. The very first thing that an interviewer is trying to evaluate a candidate for is requirements collection. Sometimes the interviewer gave you a very vague problem and then check how the customer can clarify the requirements. Other times, the interviewer…