November 26, 2017
Whenever someone asks what are the most critical functions for success of a business, the usual suspects are sales, finance, or engineering (for a technology company). Talent Acquisition and recruitment rarely falls in that category. However that's  a shame because Talent Acquisition is as critical to the success of the business as these other function.  […]
November 10, 2017
How do you go from $11 billion in revenue and 76,000+ patents to filing for Chapter 11? Sadly, this was the case of The Eastman Kodak Company. As painful as it is to watch a much-loved brand vanish, this example is a testament to the fact that there is no safe play when it comes […]
October 2, 2017
  It may sound preposterous to you, but most of the candidates can’t even write basic code. Let’s not even get into the world of Fizz Buzz questions. Some interviewers dismiss these tests, while some, knowing how many candidates can’t write accomplish the simplest programming tests, find the famous FizzBuzz tests immensely suitable. Ultimately, the […]
March 31, 2017
Online campus recruitment Campus recruitment campus recruitment tool Campus recruitment. Day 1. Slot 2. Frenzied. Chaotic. Tight deadlines. 10 AM: Pre-placement talk 11 AM: Written test. 230 candidates 2 PM: Shortlisted candidates (face-to-face interviews). 30 candidates 3 PM: 5 face-to-face interview panels. Interviews begin 9 PM: 10 panel members. 60 rounds of interviews 10 PM: Job offers rolled out. […]
September 18, 2015
Few people know of it, but Vivek and I had started working on HackerEarth even before we graduated from college. To be specific we were working on MyCareerStack, but few things that we did during that time laid the foundation for HackerEarth. I graduated and moved to Bangalore in July 2012 to work at Google. […]
August 12, 2015
Django started life a decade ago in Lawrence, Kansas, and the Python framework is now widely used in some of the biggest products all over the world like Instagram, Disqus, Pinterest etc. HackerEarth too started its humble beginning with Django framework 3 years ago, and we are proud to say that we have built an […]
January 29, 2014
Bangalore-based tech recruiting company in global top-20 for $500,000 investment award Jan 29, 2014: Bangalore based HackerEarth, a product company in the tech recruitment space, today announced that it has won the Seedstarsworld regional competition from India of a field of more than 50 startups. Along with the recognition of “Best early stage startup in […]
October 24, 2013
Segmentation Fault was one of its kind online debugging contest  conducted on HackerEarth on 22nd October 2013. Organized by IIIT ALLAHABAD, it aimed at the grasping power of contestants and test their basics of C/C++/JAVA.Consisting of multiple choice questions covering all the basics of language with 30 questions in the first round and 25 questions in […]
September 20, 2013
The global war for talent is back and it's for real. The hiatus caused in recruiting due to the 2008 economic slowdown, faded away in late 2011. Linkedin's report on Global recruiting trends for 2013 states that there has been a 5% increase in hiring volume worldwide up from 38% in 2012 to 43% in 2013. Today, recruiters […]
September 7, 2013
HackerEarth is a pretty cool place to work Help us the change the way programmers write code and get hired.HackerEarth is a tech startup based in Bangalore, India. We are building the largest platform to engage with programmers around the world. Today there is no interesting place where programmers can interact and collaborate with each […]