What Are the Main Stages of an IT Recruitment Process? Guide and Tips for Candidates

Stages of the recruitment process in IT

1. First contact with the recruiter and CV review

2. Interview with the recruiter

3. Verifying the competencies

  • Technical conversation
  • Remote task (homework)
  • HR/business interview
  • Live coding
  • Code sample
  • Pair programming
  • Personality tests

4. Establishing the terms of employment and signing the contract

Useful tips for IT candidates

The most frequently asked interview questions in IT

  • Questions about you — they let the recruiter get to know you, your skills and the general style of work. These can be questions about your knowledge of technology, recent projects, initiated changes, projects that have not been implemented, how to deal with deadlines, etc.
  • Questions about the job and company — These types of questions are intended to help to determine if you will fit in with the company’s culture. They may be about why you want to work in a given organization and what are your expectations.
  • Technical questions — their purpose is to test your knowledge and problem-solving skills. At this stage, it will be checked what your candidacy looks like in the context of the tasks performed.

How to prepare for a job interview in the IT industry?

Advice on technical interview in IT

JavaScript — examples of recruitment questions:

  • What kind of JavaScript libraries do you know?
  • What is the difference between == and ===?
  • What is hoisting?
  • What is a closure?

Python — examples of recruitment questions:

  • What is PIP used for in Python?
  • What is the difference between For Loop and While Loop?
  • What databases does Python support?
  • What are the benefits of using Python?

Java — examples of recruitment questions:

  • What is JVM?
  • What is GIT?
  • What is Hibernate for?

PHP — examples of recruitment questions:

  • Describe what object-oriented programming is.
  • What is the PHP Standard Recommendation?
  • Describe the SOLID rules.
  • Describe the difference between the GET and POST methods.

Make a list of questions

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Marketing Specialist at Next Technology Professionals - IT Recruitment | IT Outsourcing

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Aga Babicz

Aga Babicz

Marketing Specialist at Next Technology Professionals - IT Recruitment | IT Outsourcing

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