Byju’s Will Hire 8000 Employees In 2021 For These Job Profiles; WFH Main Working Mode?
The new year 2021 is not very far now; and Byju’s has huge plans for itself. The Indian educational technology and online tutoring firm has announced that about 8000 new employees will be hired in the upcoming new year.
Read on to find out what roles BYJU’S is looking for to recruit in 2021!
Indian Educational Tech Firm BYJU’S To Hire 8000 People In 2021
Pravin Prakash, Chief People Officer at BYJU’s has confirmed the news; expecting 2021 to be a huge year. As much as 8000 people will be hired at the company, for multiple roles including Content, Sales and Product Development.
He is of the opinion that the pandemic has “brought back the most essential and critical profession in the spotlight” – teaching. He said that there is a huge scope in employing technology to the educators in India so that the skills of the teachers will be improved with the help of appropriate tools and improving teaching methods.
Prakash has said that the global pandemic has changed talent acquisition and people management. The year has shown how strong professional organizations operate and how technology can help bring a change in the way people work and live.
BYJU’s To Conduct Hiring Processes Digitally?
Not only is work carried out from home, the hiring processes are too! Prakash has clarified that BYJU’S has adopted the online processes effortlessly and hiring process has been conducted digitally as well keeping in mind the pandemic and the social distancing it requires to limit the spread.
Prakash said, “From figuring work from home to conducting video interviews, making successful offers to candidates, and remotely onboarding new hires, Talent Acquisition & Management teams won over principal challenges quite effectively.”
BYJU’S has been one of the very few companies to make progress this year. In fact, it is the only consumer internet company along with Flipkart who could raise over $1 billion along this year.
In October, Byju’s valuation soared to $ 10.5 billion, making it a decacorn after Paytm and OYO, i.e. BYJU’S is a relatively new company that is worth at least $10 billion.