The Toughest Interview Questions Asked at Facebook

Questions Asked at Facebook

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Data scientist: There is a building with 100 floors. You are given 2 identical eggs. How do you use 2 eggs to find the threshold floor, where the egg will definitely break from any floor above floor N, including floor N itself.

How many birthday posts occur on Facebook on a given day?

Product designer: If you were going to redesign an ATM machine, how would you do it?

Online sales operations: How much do you charge to wash every window in Seattle?

Technology partner: What would you do on day 1 here?

Technical project manager: Describe how the website works. (That’s the whole question, with no context.)

Software engineer: You have two lightbulbs and a 100-story building. You want to find the floor at which the bulbs will break when dropped. Find the floor using the least number of drops.

Risk analyst: How many vacuums are there in the USA?

Production engineer: What options do you have, nefarious or otherwise, to stop people on a wireless network you are also on (but have no admin rights to) from hogging bandwidth by streaming videos?

Operations associate user intelligence: Tell me your plan of action if you saw that photo uploads suddenly dropped by 50%.

Internet marketing: A Russian gangster kidnaps you. He puts two bullets in consecutive order in an empty six-round revolver, spins it, points it at your head and shoots. *click* You’re still alive. He then asks you, do you want me to spin it again and fire or pull the trigger again. For each option, what is the probability that you’ll be shot?

Product designer: Should Facebook continue to add features or rely on 3rd party apps?

Media solutions specialist : What are you least proud of in your resume?

Product analytics: Given access to all the data Facebook collects, what would you do with it?

Software engineer: Write a paper on the valuation of Facebook (this question was asked before Facebook went public). What are the greatest technological advancement of the past 20 years.

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