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How important is a technical test in interview?

 
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I had my first interview with the company, on which I was given a technical test. Also I met the development lead people, and the interview, I think, went fine. But I didn't do well on Javascript and DHTML. How important is the score on this test? Does anybody has a similar interview experience like me? What is my chances?
 
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Olga:
- If you were interviewing for a Java job - I am surprised they would ask you about JavaScript.
- Most of the Java (J2EE) work that I have seen - revolves around the server side.
- Personally, if they were looking for a Java developer, and you did ok on the Java questions - then you should be ok.
- Was this interview in the USA?
- Was this interview for a J2EE position?
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Thanks for the advice. The company was looking for a Java programmer/web developer. :roll:
 
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