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Technical Interviewing Prep


Are you applying to a technical or data-focused job or internship? If so, you should take advantage of Heinz College’s Technical Interviewing Prep! These programs are open to all Heinz students who need help preparing for various technical interviews. Attend one of the prep sessions to learn about strategies for answering common technical interview questions. Apply and practice those strategies in a technical mock interview hosted by our alumni volunteers.

 
WORKSHOPS

 

Tuesday, October 13 at 12am–1pm ET

Cybersecurity Technical Interview Workshop

During this interactive panel and breakout room discussion, you’ll be able to learn more about technical and GRC/Policy-related interviews that ISPMs may encounter.  We’ll spend the first half talking with our panelists where the audience can ask questions, followed by breakout rooms where you’ll get to tackle some sample problems.

HANDSHAKE REGISTRATION 

 

Wednesday, October 14 at 5:30-6:30pm ET
Data Science Interview Workshop

In this workshop we will cover data science interviewing basics and discuss strategies for some common types of interview questions for full-time data science roles. We will work through some simple example questions for both case interviews and technical screening interviews.

HANDSHAKE REGISTRATION 

 

Thursday, October 15 at 7:00-8:00pm ET
Software Engineering Interview Workshop

So you decided to pursue a career as a Software Engineer? There's just one minor hurdle between you and your dream job in tech: a technical interview. In this conversation with alumna Diana Yuryeva, MISM '10, we will talk about some strategies to clear this hurdle and land that lucrative offer.  We will work through some simple example questions for both case interviews and technical screening interviews.

HANDSHAKE REGISTRATION 

 

 
MOCK TECHNICAL INTERVIEWS

 

October 16 through October 27

Use Handshake to sign up for mock interviews featuring Heinz alumni from various companies.  One mock interview per student, please.

Step 1. View Mock Interviews, listed as Jobs 

STEP 2. APPLY BY UPLOADING YOUR RESUME 

STEP 3. SELECT THE TIMESLOT ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR MOCK INTERVIEW IN INTERVIEWS