Lytmus Review

Learn about Lutmus' candidate evaluation and remote interview software. Includes info on Lytmus, free trials, pricing, and FAQs.

Updated on March 31st, 2020

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Lytmus is a web-based hiring platform with remote interview software and real-world software engineering tests for potential candidates. Businesses can use Lytmus to screen potential software engineers using online engineering tests that can be customized.




Monthly Pricing


1 administrator, 1 test, and 2 remote interviews per month.


Team-Remote Interview

10 administrators, 0 tests, and 50 remote interviews per month.


Team Combo

10 administrators, 2 tests, and 50 remote interviews per month.



Unlimited administrators, tests, and remote interviews.

Quote only


Pros: Real-life software engineering tests with customizable stacks and datasets. Free individual plan.

Cons: Only the enterprise plan offers more than 2 tests per month.

Bottomline: Lytmus offers real-world online software engineering tests to screen potential candidates.

Key Information:

Legal Name

Lytmus Inc.


Abhay Parekh

Founding Date

Jan 01, 2013


225 Bush St., Suite 1820 San Francisco, CA 94104

Number of Employees


Number of Customers




1 (866) 787-7030


News & Events:


News or Event

October 1, 2018

Welcoming the Lytmus team to Checkr


What is Lytmus?

Lytmus is an online candidate screening platform designed for software engineers. The screening software includes remote interviewing and customizable tests that evaluate real-world engineering skills.

How much does Lytmus cost?

Lytmus offers different plans, depending on the number of tests and online interviews you want to conduct each month. They offer a free plan as well as paid plans for $250.00 and $500.00 per month.

What is Lytmus Take-Home?

Take-Home is a customizable software engineering test that businesses can use to evaluate candidates by letting them work on real-life software engineering tasks at their own pace.

What type of engineering tasks are available?

  • Software engineering.
  • Backend engineering.
  • Frontend engineering.
  • QA engineering.

Are Lytmus software tests repeatable?

Yes, every potential candidate gets the same Ubuntu workspace in the cloud. The workspace is pre-configured with services and packages designated for the task. These can include MySQL, DJango and Nginx.

Can I customize a Lytmus software test?

Yes, you can customize your question and add your desired dataset or stack to the candidate workspace.

Does Lytmus offer a free trial?

No, Lytmus does not offer a free trial of their candidate testing software. Interested users can watch a demo on how the software works.