Acing the System Design Interview (Paperback)

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The system design interview can be the hardest part of the software engineering hiring process. This practical book gives you the insights, skills, and practice you need to ace the toughest system design interview questions and land the job and salary you want.

Acing the System Design Interview teaches you how to effectively demonstrate your system design expertise in an interview environment. This in-depth guide's serious technical overviews cover everything there is to know about system design—from the frameworks for functional partitioning, to different API paradigms.

In this in-depth guide, you’ll learn how to quickly assess a question, identify an advantageous approach, and then clearly articulate it to an interviewer. A structured approach to preparing for your interview, handy note-taking techniques, and self-evaluation templates help you prep and assess how you did, and improve your future performance.

Purchase of the print book includes a free eBook in PDF, Kindle, and ePub formats from Manning Publications.

About the Author

Zhiyong Tan is a manager at PayPal. Previously, he worked as a senior full-stack engineer at Uber, as a data engineer at small startups, and as a software engineer at Teradata. Over the years, he has been on both sides of the table in numerous system design interviews. Zhiyong has also received prized job offers from prominent companies such as Amazon, Apple and Bytedance/TikTok.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781633439108
ISBN-10: 1633439100
Publisher: Manning
Publication Date: March 28th, 2023
Pages: 275
Language: English