Software Developer Skills Assessment

Software Developer Skills Assessment

Assessment Summary
A Software Developers’s primary responsibilities are to design, program, document, and test pieces of software or systems that they make. Often software developers work in teams where they will contribute small components that when all pulled together comprises the final software product. They are responsible for the entire development process. This assessment contains 10 questions that are designed to test the varying skills of the candidate’s ability to succeed and thrive in the role from a variety of different skills that are relevant.
Skills tested in this assessment
A Software Developer must think about the end-user when writing their code in order to ensure the user experience is positive. They must be excellent communicators as they are required to collaborate with many teams and need to be able to look at the bigger picture when creating software and solving problems. Specifically, in the Vervoe skill assessment, the following skills are looked at it in detail, their Java + Python technical coding abilities and communication skills with stakeholders.
What to test with this assessment
From a carefully constructed set of questions that test an important subset of the required skills to successfully be a Software Developer, you will be able to determine their abilities be a well-rounded technology switched on individual who has programming skills in both Java and Python due to the intrinsic broadness that comes with being a Software Developer needing to have the ability to pick up different tools that are able to address problems that the business might face. Furthermore, a candidate’s communication skills will be able to be gauged when speaking to stakeholders which are interested in the previously mentioned business problems.

About the Software Developer Skills Assessment

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Software developers develop code using different languages in order to address a problem that has been laid out, this might be creating a whole new application or extending and upgrading an existing system.

Candidates who perform well on this Software Developer skills assessment will have all the technical skills to code in multiple different languages and follow software specifications.

You can expect to learn whether a candidate write and understand code in both Java + Python, able to effectively communicate with fellow programmers in their team, implement algorithms and the purpose of various functions in Java.


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Question Type: Audio

You are having a meeting with the CEO (who is non-technical) about an upcoming partnership with another platform. They are struggling to understand how our platform will be able to plug into the other without creating a whole new software. Please explain an API to a non-technical person.
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Question Type: Code

Write some python code to print all the prime numbers between two input variables, we will label them as var1 and var2. Eg
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Question Type: Multiple Choice

What is purpose of the function 'function.identity()'?

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