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JavaScript (coding): Entry-Level Algorithms test
Type: Programming skills
Time: 15 min
Languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese, Dutch, Portuguese
Level: Entry level

Summary of the JavaScript (coding): Entry-Level Algorithms test

This online JavaScript coding test assesses a candidate’s ability to program a small algorithm in JavaScript, testing their basic programming skills. This skills test will help you identify developers with the most essential JavaScript skills. A subject matter expert has designed the test to screen candidates objectively. You can send this online JavaScript coding assessment to your prospective job applicants and screen them thoroughly before inviting them to an interview.

Covered skills

  • Entry-level algorithms

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Entry-level developers using JavaScript in their technology stack.

This JavaScript coding test forms part of our Coding: Entry-Level Algorithms test

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About the JavaScript (coding): Entry-Level Algorithms test

JavaScript is one of the core technologies of the World Wide Web. JavaScript is what often enables the many dynamic, interactive web pages we see and use on the Internet today. Many popular frameworks, such as AngularJS, Ember.js, Vue.js, React, and Node.js are all based on JavaScript.

Strong foundational knowledge of programming in JavaScript is essential for junior programmers. Those candidates are able to hit the ground running and set themselves up for further professional growth.

This test gives candidates 15 minutes of time to complete a straightforward coding task. The code is evaluated against a set of test cases, some of which are available to the candidate to determine if they are on the right track.

This is a great initial screening test that allows you to effectively screen candidates based on essential skills.

We recommend combining coding tests with at least one of or cognitive ability tests evaluating numerical or analytical skills.

The test is made by a subject-matter expert

Alfred W.

Alfred is an experienced software engineer with deep expertise in Python development, data engineering, and cloud solutions architecture. He has built out a cloud native data platform for a $16B hedge fund that systematically ingested TBs/PBs of data to drive quantitative trading strategies.

Alfred is also a certified AWS Solutions Architect and DevOps Engineer at the Professional. In his free time, he enjoys reading about personal psychology and new trends in technology.

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