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Lua Skills Assessment Test
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Lua Skills Assessment Test

Our assessment helps you to evaluate employees' and candidates' technical knowledge of the Lua language and their ability to build games, developer tools, and web apps. It helps in hiring and upskilling/reskilling for roles such as Lua Developer, Game Developer, Lua Scripter, Software Engineer, and others. Clients have seen up to 40% higher efficiency in hiring and upskilling/reskilling.

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Lua Skills Assessment Test

Lua is an intuitive and powerful general-purpose programming language used for the development of web apps (like Adobe and Venmo), games (like Angry Birds and Roblox), and other developer tools.

It facilitates object-oriented, procedural, data-driven, functional programming and data description. The Lua language has been utilized in several industrial applications with an emphasis on games and embedded systems.

Why use iMocha's Lua skills test?

Creating high-quality pre-employment screening assessments is simple and quick with iMocha. Our test questions are EEOC compliant and calculate test scores in real-time. We have robust data protection mechanisms to protect candidates' scores and professional details and offer AI-enabled features and tools to reduce the technical screening time by up to 80%.

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Test Summary

The Lua Skills assessment test helps to screen candidates and employees who possess the following traits:

  • Familiarity with Lua frameworks and libraries, such as LuaFileSystem, LuaSocket, and LÖVE.
  • Solid understanding of Lua features and syntax, including control structures, data types, tables, and functions.
  • Ability to debug and optimize Lua code and solve complex problems using Lua.
  • Experience in building applications with Lua, such as embedded systems, games, or web applications.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with other project managers, developers, and stakeholders.
  • Basic understanding of various data types and ability to organize Lua codes using functions.
  • Ability to store data using variables and make decisions using conditional statements.
Useful for hiring
  • Lua Developer
  • Game Developer (with Lua experience)
  • Embedded Systems Developer (with Lua experience)
  • Lua Scripter
  • Software Engineer (with Lua experience)
  • Lua Technical Lead
  • Backend Developer (with Lua experience)
  • Systems Engineer (with Lua experience)
  • Lua Architect
  • Web Developer (with Lua experience)
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You can customize this test by

Setting the difficulty level of the test

Choose easy, medium, or tricky questions from our skill libraries to assess candidates of different experience levels.

Combining multiple skills into one test

Add multiple skills in a single test to create an effective assessment and assess multiple skills together.

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Add, edit, or bulk upload your coding, MCQ, and whiteboard questions.

Requesting a tailor-made test

Receive a tailored assessment created by our subject matter experts to ensure adequate screening.
How is Lua Skills test customized?
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You can customize the assessment with SMEs to match the required role, choose different question types and difficulty level based on skill set and experience. The Lua Skills test evaluates on-the-job skills, Lua framework knowledge, object-oriented programming, and data type proficiency. iMocha allows combining Lua test with AI-enabled soft-skills assessments for a streamlined testing process.

What are the most common interview questions related to Lua?
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Some of the common interview questions asked for Lua-related roles are:

  • Explain the programming language Lua.
  • What are the uses of Lua Programming Language?
  • Name some unique features of Lua in comparison to other programming languages.
  • Is Lua compatible with the GPL software?
  • How is Lua better than C?
  • Explain LuaJIT.
  • Python or Lua – Which is a better choice? Explain with benefits and limitations of both programming languages.
  • What are the benefits of LuaJIT over Lua?
What are the required skillsets to work on Lua?
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You can consider these hard as well as soft skills while hiring Lua Developer:

Hard Skills:

  • Experience in Database & Business Intelligence – Oracle Database, Big Data, PostgreSQL.
  • Familiarity with Various Frameworks, Libraries, and Software Standards – HTML, CSS, WebAssembly
  • Ability to Work with Linux and OpenWrt Operating Systems
  • Knowledge of Programming Languages - C, JavaScript, Python, SQL, etc.

Soft Skills:

  • Problem-Solving Skills
  • Analytical Skills
  • Communication Skills