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HackerRank is a pioneering platform in the tech hiring space, providing tools for skills-based assessments and technical interviews to foster effective talent acquisition. Its comprehensive suite includes coding tests, real-world problem-solving simulations, and an integrated development environment (IDE) tailored for accurate evaluation of candidates' technical abilities. Trusted by thousands of companies globally, HackerRank aids in refining tech teams by emphasizing skill over credentials.

Founded: 2009

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HackerRank Company Overview

Founded as InterviewStreet Inc. in 2009 by Vivek Ravisankar and Hari Karunanidhi, HackerRank rebranded in 2012 to expand its mission towards revolutionizing technical hiring. Initially aimed at providing a stage for hackathons, the platform evolved into a comprehensive suite of tools that facilitate the entire technical hiring process—from screening to interviews. HackerRank offers a variety of products designed to optimize the recruitment of tech talent. Its main offerings include a platform for creating customized coding tests, a suite of real-world questions for candidates, and a state-of-the-art interview platform that features an IDE for collaborative coding exercises during interviews. These tools are engineered to test technical skills in a practical, relevant context, allowing companies to evaluate candidates based on their coding abilities rather than purely on academic credentials. The company also features proprietary solutions like SkillUp and Engage to assist enterprises in developing and showcasing their tech talent. SkillUp is aimed at helping developers enhance their skills through continuous learning pathways, while Engage allows companies to better market their technical brand and engage with potential candidates. HackerRank has been integral in the hiring processes of thousands of companies globally, including a significant number of Fortune 100 firms. The platform supports a diverse range of industries, demonstrating its versatility and the broad appeal of its approach to hiring. It offers insights through its annual Developer Skills Report, shedding light on emerging trends in the tech world, thereby helping companies stay ahead in the competitive tech landscape. For developers, HackerRank also serves as a community platform where they can hone their skills, participate in coding challenges, and gain visibility among top employers by showcasing their technical prowess. This dual focus on assisting both companies and developers makes HackerRank a pivotal element in the tech ecosystem.

Management Team

Vivek Ravisankar CEO, Co-Founder
Harishankaran Karunanidhi CTO, Co-Founder
Maria Chung Chief People Officer
Ramesh Sethuraman CFO
Juan Herrera CRO
Monica Ohara CMO

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