About this company
HackerRank (formerly Interviewstreet) provides a platform for screening technical candidates with programming challenges.
Resumes, GPA, education and work experience don’t paint the full picture of a job applicant. By using the HackerRank for Work platform, customers can administer coding challenges to applicants during the hiring process and gain an objective metric that saves hiring managers and recruiters time and dollars.
The HackerRank for Work platform is used by more than 1,000 companies, and its rapidly-growing customer base includes top tech companies such as Facebook, Yahoo, Amazon, Microsoft, Quora, Skype and Evernote.
HackerRank (formerly Interviewstreet) is hiring awesome programmers to join our fast growing team.
About HackerRank (formerly interviewstreet)
We are the first Indian company to have been selected for Y-Combinator. We have since raised funding from first rate Silicon Valley investors lead by Vinod Khosla.
We are building a platform to connect developers to the right opportunities. There are two main products – Recruit & HackerRank. Recruit helps companies screen programmers using coding challenges making the whole technical interview process hugely effective and HackerRank is the complement – a community of programmers in different domains of Computer Science.
Our satisfied client list for Recruit includes Amazon, Facebook, Zynga, Twitter, LinkedIn, Walmart Labs, Quora, Box, Evernote, NASA, Microsoft, Apple, EA Sports and many more. On HackerRank, we have tens of thousands of hackers facing off against each other for bragging rights, fun and profit.
We are looking for motivated hackers to join us in the fun job of building this further.
Open Positions in Bangalore include…
Back end – Web Developer – Ruby on Rails, Python, Codeigniter, Node.js
Back end – C++ Developer – Good in Systems programming
Software Test Engineer / QA
Examples of what you can work on with us…
We have a lof of exciting features on our roadmap. Here is a sample of the sort of things we want you to build…
We’re looking to add a wider variety of challenges like Artificial Intelligence (bot-vs-bot), Machine Learning, etc. You’ll be responsible for building the framework to support these type of challenges (Technologies used: Rails, PHP)
Infrastructure scaling: Auto scaling web servers and codecheckers depending on the load. Support to new languages in codecheckers. How about coding in Brainfuck (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brainfuck) or Go? (Technologies used: C++, Python)
A little about our culture…
We Keep Shipping. We are a bunch of hard working, ambitious geeks who are out to change this industry. Most come from startup backgrounds, and the rest yearn that their next job is a startup of their own.
Salary & Perks…
We offer excellent pay and perks that match your hacker chops. Let’s just say no hacker we have made an offer to has been disappointed.
Desired Skills and Experience
Passion for building the best products and technologies.
Good understanding of backend systems i.e. web services, APIs and RDBMS from a consumer perspective.
Experience developing robust, highly scalable distributed systems with search, distributed algorithms, advanced data structures, high-volume data processing and statistics.
Strong communication and collaboration skills.
B Tech/BE or MTech/MS in Computer Science or equivalent from a reputed college.