Tom Nikl
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Omnipresent Technology and its Effect on Tech Talent

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Today’s world is one in which technology is ever-present. Not only is new technology being developed quicker than ever before, it’s also being adopted faster: research published in the Harvard Business Review shows that while it took the telephone several decades to achieve 50% penetration, when the Internet was popularized in the 1990s it took […]

Lily Vlach
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HackerRank Event Explores Latest STEM Recruiting Strategies

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About 30 recruiters gathered on the 17th floor of the Hyatt Tuesday evening for the HackerRank second annual Re-engineer event focusing on improving tech recruiting outcomes. HackerRank representatives talked about their platform that replaces job fairs with hackathons and code sprints. And Whole Foods’ Global Talent Recruiter Andres Traslavina gave a keynote about connecting with work […]

Lily Vlach
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3 Reasons to Sponsor Spring Sprint

Last Fall, HackerRank hosted a first-of-its-kind CodeSprint for college students in the US and Canada. This event, Back2School CodeSprint, attracted thousands of students from hundreds of schools, and led to dozens of qualified hires for our sponsor companies. Now, we’re doing it again. On March 14th, thousands of college students will compete in our Spring […]

Lauren Maroevich
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Scale Your Sourcing Engine with CodeSprints

CodeSprints for Sourcing

The Challenge: Your company needs to hire 30 engineers fast. You don’t have a dedicated university relations program or the bandwidth to source a team of engineers alone yet your product team wants only the best talent. Not only did you need to identify and attract candidates yesterday, but you’re also competing against other companies. […]

Tom Nikl
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How Gamification has a Huge Impact on Developer Demand

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If you haven’t already noticed, games have become a widespread technological trend in every industry. From education to corporate onboarding to craft beer, gamification is rapidly becoming popular everywhere, because of its ability to make traditionally dull activities more enjoyable. Why? Because everyone loves games and getting to the next level in them. Games entice […]

Tom Nikl
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HackerRank releases SudoRank: powerful new platform for recruiting system administrators

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It’s early 2015 and HackerRank is antsy to release another platform that helps flatten the tech talent world. In addition to our very successful HackerRank for Work and DroidRank platforms which support programmers and Android developers, respectively, we’re excited to announce our new product: SudoRank. A new HackerRank platform built for another crucial technical skillset: […]

Lily Vlach
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3 Ways to Maximize Your Time at Re-engineer

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At the end of 2014, HackerRank hosted its first free Re-engineer event in San Francisco, a one-of-a-kind event for tech recruiting professionals. Attendees enjoyed networking with peers, listening to insights from industry thought leaders, and collaborating in a workshop to design their dream ATS product. After the overwhelming positive feedback from San Francisco’s Re-engineer event, […]

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HackerRank: Growth by Numbers

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Since our launch in 2011, we have experienced huge growth in our community of programmers and gained incredible traction with our customer base. We’ve grown to almost 1 million developers, and grew 70% in the last year. Over 1,000 companies trust HackerRank to source, screen, and hire the world’s best tech talent.   60 Kudos […]