HackerRank raises $30M to match developers with jobs

HackerRank, the skills-based recruiting platform and online coding challenge community, today announced that it has raised a $30 million Series C funding round led by JMI Equity, a fund that specializ

Hiring has gone Hollywood

The top of the hiring funnel has gotten very crowded. We’ve always had recruiters or headhunters for top executives. They’re also commonly used in many industries for lower-skill positions, i.e. s

Startups are making the rejection letter a thing of the past

It seems clear that job rejections are headed for the nostalgia pile, alongside Pop Rocks, big hair, Fanta and hockey fights. Before too long, we’ll look back on the era of rejection letters as “t

Microsoft and HackerRank bring executable code snippets to Bing’s search results pages

Sooner or later, every programmer ends up searching for code snippets and algorithms. Most search engines, though, don’t exactly specialize in code search and so you end up with a couple of link

HackerRank Makes Technical Recruiting More Transparent

Recruiting software engineers is a massive headache for both startups and established companies. For a while now, HackerRank has tried to make both applying for these jobs and hiring the right talent

HackerRank Gets $7.5M Investment From Recruit, Launches New Screening Tool For Data Scientists And Database Engineers

Disrupt Battlefield <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/09/11/hackerrank-social-platform-for-coders/">alum</a> <a target="_blank" href="https://www.hackerrank.com/">HackerRank</a> today announc

HackerRank Expands Its Technical Recruiting Platform To Mobile With DroidRank

HackerRank, a technical recruiting platform and former TechCrunch Disrupt Battlefield finalist, today announced it is expanding into mobile with the launch of DroidRank. Recruiters could already test

HackerRank Raises A $9.2M Series B From Khosla And Battery Ventures For Its Technical Recruiting Platform

HackerRank, the technical recruitment platform and code-challenge community, today announced that it has raised a $9.2 million Series B funding round led by Khosla Ventures and Battery Ventures. Other

HackerRank Wants To Build A One-Stop Shop For Technical Phone Interviews

When it comes to hiring engineers, many companies now use a real-time web platform like TechCrunch Disrupt Battlefield and Y Combinator alum HackerRank to see how candidates write their code. That way

HackerRank Launches CodePair To Improve Technical Interviews

HackerRank is a social platform for fun coding challenges that launched at TechCrunch SF Disrupt in 2012. It grew out of Interviewstreet, a technical recruiting platform that’s being used by c

HackerRank Will Host Back To School Hackathon, Bringing College Students To Hot Startups

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.hackerrank.com">HackerRank</a> has <a target="_blank" href="https://www.hackerrank.com/hackergames">hosted college-focused hackathons</a> before, but on February 2

HackerRank Launches A New Social Platform For Coders Based Around Puzzles And Real-World Problems

<a target="_blank" href="http://hackerrank.com">HackerRank</a>, a new social platform for coders, is launching at <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/events/disrupt-sf-2012/event-info/">TechCrunch Di