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Big Data Hive Online Assessment Test

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iMocha’s Big Data Hive assessment test is the ideal pre-hire test for recruiters and hiring managers to assess candidates objectively. This test is useful for hiring Big Data Developer - Hive and Big Data Scientist- Hive. Our test has helped our customers to reduce hiring cost by 40%.

About Big Data Hive Online Assessment Test

Big data Hive online test helps recruiters and hiring managers to assess the candidate's skills in Hive before an interview. Hive is useful in storing structured data in Hadoop. It makes querying and analyzing easy by residing on top of Hadoop to summarize Big Data. Hive is a platform used to develop SQL typescripts for doing MapReduce operations. It is a fast, scalable and extensible language. Apache Hive interview test is specially designed to check the application and practical skills of a Big Data - Hive developer – as per Industry standards.

Hive pre-employment test enables employers and recruiters to identify Big Data - Hive developers by evaluating working skills and job readiness. For this reason, the emphasis is laid upon evaluating the knowledge of applied skills gained through real work experience, rather than theoretical knowledge.

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Test Summary

Big Data Hive assessment test is designed by our subject matter experts to analyze the job skills of applicants and their knowledge of Hive. Using powerful reporting, you can have a detailed analysis of the test results to help you make a better hiring decision and predict the candidate’s performance.

Big Data Hive skills test may contain MCQ's (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQ's (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blanks, Descriptive, Whiteboard Questions, Audio / Video Questions, LogicBox (AI-based Pseudo-Coding Platform), Coding Simulations, True or False Questions, etc.

Test Duration: 20 minutes

No. of Questions: 10

Level of Expertise: Entry/Mid/Expert

Useful for hiring

  • Big Data Developer -  Hive
  • Big Data Scientist- Hive

Topics Covered

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Hive Functions

iMocha’s big data Hive online test helps recruiters and hiring managers to evaluate candidate’s understanding about Hive functions such as mathematical functions, aggregate function, and in-built functions

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Hive Operators

This test evaluates applicants' knowledge about operators used in Hive such as Relational Operators, Arithmetic Operators, Logical Operators, and Complex Operators

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Hive Queries

This test assesses a candidate’s understanding about Hive query language which helps to process and analyze structured data

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Hive Features

Our test big data Hive assessment test checks candidate’s understanding about features of Hive

Sample Questions

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Question types:

Multiple Option





Q 1. In Hive CLI, how can you find the HDFS location in which Hive saves tables by default?
set hive.metastore.warehouse.dir;
show hive.metastore.warehouse.dir;
set hive.warehouse.metastore.dir;
show hive.warehouse.metastore.dir;

Question types:

Multiple Option





Q 2. You use the following set of hive commands in sequence:
create table tc (a int);

1. alter table tc add columns (b string);
2. alter table tc add columns (c string);
3. alter table tc change c c int;
4. alter table tc change c c int first;

Which is the correct statement?
Commands 3 & 4 will fail as CHANGE is not a valid keyword.
Command 3 will fail as the data type cannot be changed from string to int.
All commands will be successful. Column c will be the first column.
All commands will be successful but commands 3 and 4 are identical as the first column of a table cannot be modified after the table is created.

Sample Report

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“As a Talent Acquisition Manager, I observed that my team spent too much time in interviewing irrelevant candidates. So our team created an Aptitude evaluation test called Uneecops Common Aptitude Test (UCAT) with the help of iMocha. Now, we share the test with the candidates & based on the assessment report we were able to filter 170 good candidates from the pool of 300.”

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