Frequently Asked Questions
How much time do I have?
The amount of time that you have to take the test will be specified by the company to which you are applying.
What programming languages can I take the test in?
We support the following programming languages: Python 3, Python 2.7, JavaScript, Java 9, Ruby, Go, C++, Scala, PHP, Objective-C, Swift, Kotlin, Elixir, C#, Clojure, Common Lisp.
Can I take the test more that once?
No, since you are taking the test as part of a company screening process, you will only be allowed to take it once.
What happens if I fail the test? Will my score be available to other companies?
We won’t share your test results with any other companies without your permission. If you fail, it won’t hurt you when you interview for any other company, even if they use our platform.
If I apply to another company that uses your screening test, will it be the same test?
Each company we work with customizes their test to suit their specific hiring needs.
A question isn’t loading properly, and I can’t see all the images on the page.
Generally, this can be resolved by refreshing your browser.
Do I have to install anything to take the test?
Nope, you can just head to the link sent to you by the company you’re applying for and you can take the test from the comfort of your home.
How am I scored?
For multiple choice questions, you will earn full points for a question by selecting the correct answer. If you don't know the answer to a question, it is preferrable to choose "I don't know" rather than guessing. For programming questions, you earn points by passing test cases. You may also be graded based on other factors like code style, depending on the employer.
Can I take the test more than once?
No, if you are taking the test as part of a screening interview, you will not be able to take the test once you have completed it.
How do I delete my account?
Click here to delete your account. If you'd like to delete your Hired account as well, navigate here.
How do I download my data?
Click here to download your data. If you'd like to download your Hired data as well, navigate here.