The Ultimate Guide to Cracking Data Science Interviews

Data science jobs will grow 36 percent from 2021 to 2031, faster than the average for other occupations
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Data science is exploding in practically every corner of the globe. With the growing popularity of data science and machine learning, more aspirants are interested in learning more about these subjects and landing jobs in the field. And as we know, giving interviews is a nerve-wracking chore. 

Data scientists are in high demand because of their magical capacity to extract value from data. As a result, data science opportunities are anticipated to grow 36 percent from 2021 to 2031, which is faster than the average for all other occupations.

So here are the top websites/platforms that help you prepare for that data science interview.


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An essential step while planning for a data science interview is to test yourself. MachineHack offers mock interviews that consist of several short and long mock data science interviews to assist you with measuring your standing.  The platform offers packs for organisations like AWS, Microsoft, and Google, for different data science positions like data scientist, associate data scientist, deep learning engineer, and more.

Follow the link to learn more about MachineHack.


Made by Clement Mihailescu, an ex-Google software engineer, AlgoBay is an asset for coding interviews. The stage gives coordinated construction, itemised arrangements, video clarifications, and quick intensive lessons on data structures. While the library has just 160 inquiries, it covers the more significant themes traversing fifteen classes like string, parallel trees, dynamic programming, arranging, and calculations. The stage has received positive feedback from engineers working in large tech organisations like Google, Facebook, and Microsoft. 

Follow the link to learn more about AlgoExpert.

Tutort Academy

The Data Science & Artificial Intelligence Master’s Program for Tech & Business Leaders and the Job-Oriented Full Stack Data Science Masters Course are both offered by Tutort Academy. These courses get you from novice to expert status in 8 to 10 months and prepare you for a data science job. They conduct special classes for students without technical backgrounds to cover all the basics, including python, programming, and algorithms.

Follow the link to learn more about Tutort Academy.


Their data science training not just helps learn data science concepts from scratch but also prepares you for job interviews through mock interviews. Also, they help with the resume in preparation for various roles related to this domain.

Follow the link to learn more about Intellipaat


LeetCode is one of the most-used websites to improve coding skills. Many data science technical interviews involve algos and data problems. The platform’s question library consists of over 20,000 questions. It was my go-to website for practising algorithm and data structure problems.

Follow the link to learn more about LeetCode.


StrataScratch is a platform specifically made for data scientists, originally founded in 2017 to teach SQL. Its question library consists of over 1,000 questions, some of which have video explanations that are quite helpful. If you need to work on SQL questions, StrataScratch should be your go-to platform. The SQL questions on StrataScratch are pulled directly from company interviews.

Follow the link to learn more about StrataScratch.

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Tasmia Ansari
Tasmia is a tech journalist at AIM, looking to bring a fresh perspective to emerging technologies and trends in data science, analytics, and artificial intelligence.

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