Code and Theory
Code and Theory Interview Questions & Reviews
Getting an Interview
Community Manager Interview (Neutral Experience; Average Interview)
I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Code and Theory in June 2012.
Interview Details employee referal, HR contacted me, two phone interviews and then an offer
Interview Question – Not any- asked to explain my work Answer Question
Mid Level Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Code and Theory.
Interview Details This is a very busy environment so if there are changes or people interviewing you that you might not have known about - don't be surprised.
Interview Question – What are your favorite ads running now and why? What other agencies do you admire? Answer Question
Negotiation Details – I got a fair offer.
User Experience Designer Interview (Neutral Experience)
Interviewed at Code and Theory
Interview Details phone interview, common interview questions, where do you see yourself in 5 years, why are you interested, your relevant experience
Interview Question – all expected questions Answer Question
Web Developer Interview (Neutral Experience)
Interviewed at Code and Theory
Interview Details There was a fairly technical phone screen, and a partly technical, partly behavioral interview with two senior level developers. The senior developers all knew their stuff and were very personable. They diversified the process by throwing in a one-on-one with a member from a different department, so it gave some insight into how the company worked and the people worked together.
Interview Question – Good question, but it was mostly behavioral and testing for cultural fit once I got past the phone screen. Answer Question
Very Easy Interview
Designer Interview (Neutral Experience; Very Easy Interview)
I applied through an employee referral and the process took a day - interviewed at Code and Theory in January 2009.
Interview Details Showcased portfolio. Answered process questions. Talked about how I would fit with the team.
Interview Question – What is wrong with the place you are currently at? Answer Question
Negotiation Details – Relaxed. They were open to consideration.
Front-End Web Developer Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and the process took 5 days - interviewed at Code and Theory in December 2009.
Interview Details The interview process began with a detailed email exchange, which moved on to a technical phone interview. Once I made it through the technical phone interview, I was asked to come to NYC and meet with the tech. director and a few others (a project manager, another developer) in person. The in-person interview lasted a few hours and was very comprehensive. I really enjoyed everyone I met with, and the company atmosphere and environment was pleasant and positive. Overall, I believe I would have enjoyed working with this team of people.
Interview Question – I was asked to complete a series of coding exercises using pen and paper. Answer Question
Reason for Declining – I was seeking a higher salary than was offered.