Google’s Area 120 launches Byteboard to improve technical interviews

Google’s Area 120 launches Byteboard to improve technical interviews

July 17th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

On Wednesday July 17, 2019, Frederic Lardinois at TechCrunch wrote:
“Between day jobs and family responsibilities, the current technical interview process is anxiety-inducing and burdensome for candidates benefiting those who have the time and resources to prepare, while creating a barrier for those who do not,” said Sargun Kaur, the General Manager for Byteboard.

Instead, it does a good job of figuring out how well somebody can remember material from an advanced algorithm class and then repeat that in a whiteboard session.

The team also notes that some companies that have already tested the service have been able to replace all of their pre-onsite interviews with Byteboard interviews.

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