OPENS AT: Sep 05, 01:00 AM

CLOSES AT: Jun 30, 01:25 PM

DURATION: 1h 30m

HackerEarth Problem Setter Hiring Challenge'19

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Algorithm Challenge
Problem Setter (Internship/Full Time)
0 years+
Best In Industry

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We are looking to hire Problem Setters for our team in Bangalore. Take up the test and stand a chance!

This is a programming challenge where participants are required to solve algorithmic problems based on various domains of Computer Science.

Being passionate programmers ourselves, this is a problem very close to our hearts and we are hoping to solve it by getting on board some dynamic problem setters!

We are hiring problem setters for the Problem Setting team at HackerEarth.

No. of open positions

  • Intern: 3 (duration: 6 months)
  • Full-time: 5

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Problem Setter (Internship/Full Time)
CTC: Best In Industry
Job Location: Bengaluru
Openings: 8


1. Set new programming problems for the following:

  • Library in our technical assessment product HackerEarth Assessment
  • Hiring challenges
  • Hackathons

2. Create problems across difficulty levels around the following:

  • Data structures
  • Algorithms
  • Maths
  • Basic programming

3. Create problems with the following:

  • Problem description
  • Sample input and output, test cases
  • Sample explanation, editorial, hint
  • Starter code

4. Test problems created by other problem setters.

5. Review HackeEarth's existing question bank for technical errors (if any) and ensure that they follow internal guidelines.

6. Work closely with other teams to do the following:

  • Ensure that the content is free from language errors and meets internal content guidelines
  • Attend client calls to understand their requirements and provide inputs with respect to the types of questions, difficulty levels, etc. that they can use to meet these requirements
  • Respond to queries/issues from candidates who solve problems on HackerEarth


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