Soumya Chittigala Soumya Chittigala Author

Soumya drives product marketing at HackerEarth. When she is not marketing SaaS products,chances are that she's baking cupcakes, binge-watching shows on Netflix or fantasizing about her next travel adventure.

Blogs by Soumya Chittigala

15 recruiting tools that need to be on your radar for 2020

15 recruiting tools that need to be on your radar for 2020

September 18, 2020

4 mins

Planning your recruitment efforts for the next year is no easy task. How much should you budget? Which tools should you invest in? What will your ROI be? Basically,...

15 recruiting tools that need to be on your radar for 2020

Tips on running a bias-free, early-talent hiring process

Tips on running a bias-free, early-talent hiring process

September 7, 2020

5 mins

The generation of early-talent is comprised mostly of Gen Z (those born after 1996). This group comprises students who are recent graduates or about to graduate. They are known...

Tips on running a bias-free, early-talent hiring process

How 2 hiring tools helped Lenskart make remote recruiting...

How 2 hiring tools helped Lenskart make remote recruiting possible

June 9, 2020

4 mins

On a typical workday, Satish S – Senior Manager, Talent Acquisition at Lenskart – begins his remote recruiting by attending meetings on Zoom and taking remote interviews on FaceCode,...

How 2 hiring tools helped Lenskart make remote recruiting possible

How IBM ran a virtual hackathon for its employees across ...

How IBM ran a virtual hackathon for its employees across 10 countries

May 21, 2020

3 mins

A couple of weeks ago, more than 500 IBM employees across China, Japan, India, The Middle East, Germany, France, Italy, UK, Canada, Brazil and the United States got together...

How IBM ran a virtual hackathon for its employees across 10 countries

Behind the code – What our developer superheroes wa...

Behind the code – What our developer superheroes want in 2020

May 12, 2020

3 mins

Findings from the HackerEarth Developer Survey, 2020. Developers are pretty awesome. Think of all those times that a developer had come to your rescue. As the keepers of code,...

Behind the code – What our developer superheroes want in 2020

When I’m 54: Tackling ageism in tech with Kerry Gates

When I’m 54: Tackling ageism in tech with Kerry Gates

March 18, 2020

4 mins

Now that I’m older and my resume is too long for you Will you still be sending me a meeting invite? Strategy session with a quick bite? If I’ve...

When I’m 54: Tackling ageism in tech with Kerry Gates

The Go-Getter’s guide to diversity hiring in tech

The Go-Getter’s guide to diversity hiring in tech

March 3, 2020

6 mins

Over 47% of millennials want to work at diverse companies but a lack of workforce diversity and unconscious bias are fast becoming a systemic problem in tech. Companies worldwide...

The Go-Getter’s guide to diversity hiring in tech

Episode 4: Why tech hiring based on skills should be your...

Episode 4: Why tech hiring based on skills should be your #1 priority  ft. Stranger Things

February 21, 2020

4 mins

Welcome to the last episode of #NetflixandHire! Over the last couple of episodes, we’ve learned that sometimes what you see is not what you get, why you shouldn’t judge...

Episode 4: Why tech hiring based on skills should be your #1 priority  ft. Stranger Things

Episode 3: How to up your collaborative hiring game in 20...

Episode 3: How to up your collaborative hiring game in 2020 ft. Breaking Bad

February 12, 2020

4 mins

We hope you are enjoying our series on #NetflixandHire and that it’s helped you be productive and get better at recruiting while binge-watching a TV show! For our third...

Episode 3: How to up your collaborative hiring game in 2020 ft. Breaking Bad

Episode 2: How to get your recruiting metrics right in 20...

Episode 2: How to get your recruiting metrics right in 2020 ft. The Crown

February 6, 2020

5 mins

Welcome to the second episode of #NetflixandHire where we learn some great ways on how you can get your recruiting metrics right! For this, we’ve chosen a TV show...

Episode 2: How to get your recruiting metrics right in 2020 ft. The Crown

Episode 1: How to drive inclusive hiring in tech ft. Oran...

Episode 1: How to drive inclusive hiring in tech ft. Orange Is the New Black

January 30, 2020

6 mins

Welcome to #NetflixandHire where we learn some great tech hiring lessons from popular TV shows. This episode is focused on inclusive hiring. Over the course of the next 4...

Episode 1: How to drive inclusive hiring in tech ft. Orange Is the New Black

Are resumes the right indicator of tech talent?

Are resumes the right indicator of tech talent?

November 19, 2019

4 mins

“I’ve screened through a 1000 developer resumes but still haven’t found the right candidate” Are you spending countless hours sifting through resumes yet not being able to find the...

Are resumes the right indicator of tech talent?