python interview quuestions

Simon Brunning simon at
Fri Aug 13 19:03:16 CEST 2010

On 11 August 2010 13:34:09 UTC+1, Steven D'Aprano
<steve at> wrote:
> Getting interviewees to do a take-home problem just means you hire the
> guy who is friends with a good programmer, rather than the good
> programmer.

We give a take-home problem. If we like the code we see, we invite the
candidate to come in and pair with one of our devs in adding a simple
feature or two to their own code. It's time consuming, but not so time
consuming as hiring a weak dev.

Simon B.

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