Although all programmers ultimately require software-engineering skills specific to your organization, this test presumes no prior knowledge or experience of programming aptitude. Utilizing four problems that simulate on-the-job skills and abilities required of most programmers it evaluates the potential programming competency level of each candidate.
The WPAT takes 60 minutes to complete and requires minimal supervision. The candidate must solve 4 programming problems that evaluate their ability to:
Understand and follow procedures
Apply mathematical skills
Understand written commands
Understand symbols and manipulate graphic images
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