In order to have your score certified by the CodeSignal team, it is important to abide by the rules presented to you before you begin the Data Analytics Assessment (DAA). This article will cover:
Proctoring Rules & Setup
In this assessment, you will be required to download and work with data in CSV format. You may use any tools you're comfortable with (i.e., Microsoft Excel, Google Sheets, R, Python, etc.). Please ensure you are able to download data files from our platform, and have access to tools to work with the data before starting the assessment.
When you start the Data Analytics Assessment, you are required to setup proctoring, which allows our team to verify the work was your own. To learn more about proctoring and the requirements, visit the What is Proctoring article. We also have a video resource which walks you through the proctoring steps:
Below is a screenshot of the general rules you will see once you have completed the proctoring setup. Please read through the rules below and note you will need to abide by each one in order for your results to be certified.
After you click LET'S GO! in the bottom right, you'll be taken through the proctoring set-up steps. You will see the following screen to begin this set-up:
After you have successfully setup proctoring, you will see a second set of rules before you are able to begin the assessment. You must check the box next to each statement to acknowledge your consent.
Please note that for the Data Analytics Assessment, you are permitted to use external applications to view and manipulate .csv files that will be provided to you during the assessment.
Data Analytics Assessment Structure
Through not rules, candidates frequently reach out regarding questions about the Data Analytics Assessment setup and structure. Below we will address the setup. You can learn more about the structure of the Data Analytics Assessment by viewing our separate help article:
Please note the general test structure below:
You will have 70 minutes to complete the assessment in one sitting. You are able to move between tasks, though you must submit your work before leaving a task in order for the code to save.
You are allowed to submit solutions as often as needed. You will only be graded on your final submitted solution at the time you click Finish the Test. If you run out of time, your last submitted solution will be the one graded.
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