Top 50 Maven Interview Questions & Answers


Top 50 Maven Interview Questions & Answers book contains basic to expert level Maven interview questions that an interviewer asks. Each question is accompanied with an answer so that you can prepare for job interview in short time. We have compiled this list after attending dozens of technical interviews in top-notch companies like- Google, Facebook, Ebay, Amazon etc.
Often, these Maven questions and concepts are used in our daily programming work. But these are most helpful when an Interviewer is trying to test your deep knowledge of Maven.

The difficulty rating on these Questions varies from a Fresher level software programmer to a Senior software programmer.

Once you go through them in the first pass, mark the questions that you could not answer by yourself. Then, in second pass go through only the difficult questions.

Sample questions:

What are the main features of Maven?
What areas of a Project can you manage by using Maven?
What are the main advantages of Maven?
Why do we say “Maven uses convention over configuration”?
What are the different types of profile in Maven? Where will you define these profiles?
What are the differences between Ant and Maven?
What is MOJO in Maven?
What is the difference between a Release version and SNAPSHOT version in Maven?
How will you verify if Maven is installed on Windows?