“source – Economic Times”
HYDERABAD: T-Hub, which pioneers India’s leading innovation ecosystem, today announced its partnership with Freshworks Inc., a global innovator in customer engagement software. T-Hub will use its network channels for Freshworks to enhance its existing pool of talent and support product development efforts..
To kick off this partnership, T-Hub is organising Hack2Hire for Freshworks, which is a 12-hour hackathon integrated into the recruitment process. It is focused on curating the best talent with technology skills, out-of-the-box thinking, a risk-taking appetite, collaboration, and hands-on experience in dealing with real-time challenges. T-Hub will host Hack2Hire at its premises on 22 June 2019 and will require participants to develop applications using emerging technologies on a SaaS Platform. The selected candidates who solve problems real-time with use-cases specific to Freshworks during the hackathon will stand a chance to be hired by Freshworks and get placed either in Hyderabad, Chennai or Bengaluru.
Ravi Narayan, CEO, T-Hub, said in a statement, “As the SaaS market is undergoing massive disruption, initiatives like Hack2Hire are instrumental in scouting strong tech talent. We congratulate Freshworks on its expansion in Hyderabad and are happy to support them in building its team across its offices in India.”
Suman Gopalan, CHRO at Freshworks, said in a statement, “Product innovation has been a cornerstone at Freshworks, and we are always on the lookout for new ideas and talent. T-Hub has been a catalyst for India’s startup ecosystem, and the Hack2Hire hackathon will be the best platform for the brightest minds to showcase their engineering skills.”