Loading...

Episode 06: Intro to Architecture and Systems Design Interviews

229,736 views

Loading...

Loading...

Transcript

The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Jul 31, 2016

In this episode, I walk through the context and goals of a systems design and architecture interview. If you're considering working for a tech company, you'll almost certainly be asked to tackle a high-scale systems design problem. This video explains why companies ask this of you, how to prepare for this interview mentally and emotionally, and what success or failure might look like.

A full write-up of this video is available here: http://jg.gg/architecture-and-systems...

If the background music bugs you, here's a version with no background music: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=As2gO...

Contents:

The part about money https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

Different kinds of interviews https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

Coding interviews vs. architecture interviews https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

The structure of an architecture interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

The actual architecture question https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

How much this question sucks https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

Life isn't fair https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

Breaking the problem down https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

All the stuff I didn't talk about https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

The goal of the interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

The most important point https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

Failing this interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

Why these skills might get you fired https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

Reasons you can succeed https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

Advantages you can leverage https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

Getting rejected https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...

Loading...

When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up next


to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...