EPAM India hosted a coding challenge in Hyderabad on March 3, 2018. More than 50 of Hyderabad’s Java, Automation and DevOps developers attended the four-hour hackathon to brainstorm top-notch innovative solutions. EPAM India Practice Heads for Java, Test Automation and DevOps held a technical panel discussion during the event and answered questions from participants. Participants were given password validation assignments and were assessed on Optimal design, clean code practices and test-driven development. The coding assignment also assessed candidates on best engineering practices.