Questions to ask in an interview
Posted on 22 Jan, 2022
- 1.What’s the biggest priority for the team right now?
- 2.Why is this role open?
- 3.What’s the biggest challenge for someone stepping into this role?
- 4.How does the org structure on the team work?
- 5.What a typical day is like?
- 6.Is the product live in production? If not, what's the schedule for developing it? (Particularly valid for early stage & stealth startups)
- 7.How often are releases done?
- 8.Do you have a favorite part of the job? Least favorite?
- 9.Budget for conferences?
- 10.Management style/structure? Frequent catch-ups aka one-on-ones? Something else?
- 11.Learning opportunities?
- 12.Ask about last employee who left, what was the reason?
- 13.How managers/senior folks help coach employees through a weakness.
- 14.How often feedback is given to you and collected from you.