Java Multithreading & Concurrency - Interview Practice Exams
Did you know that Multithreading and Concurrency questions are becoming increasingly popular in technical job interviews but even experienced candidates struggle with them?
Are YOU ready to rock your job interview and impress your interviewer with your Java Multithreading skills?
This unique and original collection of Java Multithreading and Concurrency questions will challenge you and prepare you for any interview involving Java Multithreading, Concurrency, Parallel Programming, and Java Performance.
Why Java Multithreading Interview Questions Are So Popular
Nowadays, all personal computers, cloud servers, and mobile devices have immense computing power that comes in the form of multi-core CPUs. To harness that computing power, Java developers use multithreading, which is a first-class feature in Java that has been around since its early versions.
Using Java Multithreading we can get the most performance out of our CPU cores and build fast and responsive applications that our users love.
For that reason, the vast majority of production Java applications run with multiple threads. Which makes Java Multithreading one of the most in-demand skills for Java developers.
Who Is This Practice Course For?
Students preparing for Technical Job Interviews
Students who completed the Java Multithreading, Concurrency & Performance Optimization course or its equivalent and are looking for more practice
Any Java developer who wants to test and practice their Java Multithreading and Concurrency skills and gain confidence in those topics
What You Get
This self-assessment course includes 100+ multiple-choice questions and is organized into self-contained exams.
Each exam is timed, automatically checked, and scored.
The questions cover many topics like
Operating Systems fundamentals
Memory Organization and data sharing between threads
Race conditions, data races, and critical sections
Synchronization, Locking and Java Multithreading mutual exclusion techniques
Lock-Free algorithms and data structures
And much more
Types of Multithreading & Concurrency Interview Questions
Java Multithreading questions come up in 4 different formats:
Knowledge-based Interview Questions - In this type of interview question, an interviewer assesses your general knowledge in different concurrency-related topics and Operating Systems fundamentals as well as familiarity with Java Multithreading keywords, classes, and APIs. These questions are typically asked during technical screen interviews as well as at the beginning of in-person interviews. For these questions, it's critical to demonstrate your knowledge with confidence and answer in detail to show your interviewer your grasp of all Concurrency topics and fundamentals.
Coding Interview Questions - This type of question may start without special emphasis on Multithreading and involve implementing a class or a method, but are frequently followed up with additional requirements for thread safety or high performance and test your practical skills in Java Multithreading APIs and Concurrency design principles.
Take-Home Assessments - These are generally bigger projects given to a candidate to take home and submit back in several hours or days. They test the candidate's ability to solve complex problems involving the practical application of all their knowledge as it closely resembles a real work environment. Showing your ability to apply Multithreading correctly in a maintainable way to provide high performance and responsiveness will set you apart from any candidate. The requirements for high performance and responsiveness are never expressed explicitly and will show your out-of-the-box forward-thinking that hiring managers are looking for.
System Design Interview Questions - These questions typically do not involve coding but instead require the candidate to design a big system that satisfies both functional and non-functional project requirements. One of the key factors in such questions is the ability to handle large traffic and efficiently handle the workload. Multithreading and Concurrency are the best tools to achieve high performance. So the interviewer expects an experienced candidate to demonstrate their skills in these areas.
In these Practice Tests, you will assess your knowledge and skill in Java Multithreading and Concurrency to prepare yourself for all the above types of interview questions. You will build confidence around your existing knowledge, refresh topics you need to brush up on, and get the time to learn the topics you haven't mastered yet to fully prepare for your technical Interview.
So what are you waiting for?
Jump in and start your first Java Multithreading & Concurrency Interview Practice exam.
Who this course is for:
- Any student who wants to practice their Concurrency, Multithreading and Parallel Programming skills
- Any student preparing for a technical job interview (coding, knowledge, take-home assignment or system design)
- Any Java Developer who wants to improve and refresh their Java, Multithreading and Concurrency skills
Michael Pogrebinsky is an experienced software engineer and software architect.
In his professional career he has developed numerous flagship products and has worked on cutting-edge solutions and technologies for companies like Google, Intel and many others.
He is primarily interested in real time and high scale software, and demonstrated his technical leadership skills working at many leading companies in their fields.
He is also programming language and technology agnostic and his teaching methods emphasize understanding the core fundamentals, and developing the right way of thinking and good practices.
His passion for technology made him a good mentor for other engineers and students, and he is excited to share his knowledge and experience here at Udemy.