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The Ultimate iOS Interview Playbook

By : Avi Tsadok
Book Image

The Ultimate iOS Interview Playbook

By: Avi Tsadok

Overview of this book

As an iOS developer, you must possess a diverse skill set encompassing Swift coding, design knowledge, and mastery of development tools. And while the demand for iOS developers remains high, the competition for landing your dream job has intensified in recent years. Being a skilled iOS developer is no longer enough — acing interviews is now just as essential as having technical expertise. In The Ultimate iOS Interview Playbook, you'll discover innovative ways to stand out as an iOS developer and pass every job interview. It will guide you to build your developer brand and present your skills to potential employers. This comprehensive guide covers over 100 interview questions, from Swift fundamentals and frameworks to complex design patterns and app architecture. You'll learn how to approach coding assessments like a pro and avoid red flags that could hinder your chances of success. Drawing from the author’s experience of interviewing hundreds of iOS developers and having been a candidate themself, this book addresses the challenges of showcasing your skills and knowledge within a limited timeframe. By the end of this book, you'll be ready to excel in any iOS interview, demonstrating your strengths and confidently tackling even the most challenging questions, ultimately paving the way to secure the job you've always wanted.
Table of Contents (20 chapters)
Part 1: Everything about Interviews
Part 2: Swift Language and Coding
Part 3: The Frameworks
Part 4: Design and Architecture

The Swift Programming Language

As we discussed in Chapter 4, understanding data structures is a crucial and complex skill for any developer, regardless of the platform or language they work with. Data structures are the foundation of computer science programming and algorithms, and mastering them is essential for success as a developer. Now that we have a solid understanding of data structures, it’s time to move on to another important aspect of iOS development: Swift.

Swift is a highly popular topic in iOS interviews, and it’s not only a programming language for iOS developers but also the core foundation of Apple’s new frameworks and technologies.

Therefore, understanding Swift’s primary features such as structs, property wrappers, generics, and more is vital to succeeding in iOS development and passing an interview. The close relationship between Swift and Apple’s latest technologies makes a deep understanding of the language crucial for...