Meeting Note Template
Remote Developer Interview

Does your prospective remote developer have the skills to succeed? Check out Codementor's remote-readiness interview questions.

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What project management or productivity tools do you use? How do you use these?
What strategies do you use to break tasks into manageable pieces?
How do you prioritize work?
What do you when you get stuck?

What would you do if a teammate seemed frustrated with you? How do you deal with in-team conflict?
Can you explain to me how X works?
Are you open to regular online hangouts, screensharing, etc?

Do you feel confident doing work on your own without significant input from others? Give an example of a time you worked independently.
Have you been on a remote team before? What did you like most about being remote? What was hardest, and how did you deal with it?
Do you prefer remote or on-site work? What are the drawbacks? How did you alleviate those drawbacks

Are you aware of open source licensing and when to use open source libraries/products as part of commercial software? Give an example of when you would/would not use open source libraries/products as part of commercial software.

What tools/workflows do you use to ensure quality control?
Are you comfortable with doing code reviews?

What are you doing to grow your skills?
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About the author

Christine Orchard

Head of Marketing at Codementor

I get excited about great content, promoting a more remote-friendly world, and spending time with my two fur babies.

Use this template now

  1. to Scriby and follow the instructions.
  2. In your Calendar, click on any meeting to create notes.
  3. In the top-left corner, you'll see a Template button. Click on it and pick the Remote Developer Interview template to add it your notes.

Why use meeting notes templates?

Make meetings result-oriented
Meeting notes and summaries unarguably make meetings more productive. They encourage attendees to focus on what should matter: action items and decisions. Research has showed that participants of a meeting are a lot less likely to leave a meeting frustrated about wasting their time when someone was asked to capture the minutes.

Save time preparing meetings
In truth, meetings are more similar than they are different. So chances are that you'll repeatedly go through very similar meetings. Instead of coming up with an agenda and a structure every single time you're in a meeting, you can save time by using a prebuilt template. With Scriby, you can even create your own meeting templates.

Break down communication silos
Meeting note templates help structure the meeting, increase accountability and decrease miscommunication. Meeting minutes templates also help clarify what the objectives of the meeting are. For Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, it is very important before the meeting to make explicit if "we are in the room to make a decision or to have a discussion?" Different templates for different expected results: that's exactly what you can build with Scriby.

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