The edtech company Simplilearn, backed by Blackstone, has introduced SimpliRecruit, a platform for hiring professionals across all technical areas.
According to the company, the platform will allow recruiters to find freshers and experienced professionals for job openings in data science, full-stack Java development, digital marketing, and other tech-related fields.
“We are grateful to have successfully enabled millions of learners with quality digital economy upskilling over the years. Given our mindful growth and expansion in the recent past, going beyond bridging the skills gap in the industry and towards empowering, recruiters feels like the most natural next step,” Krishna Kumar, Founder and CEO of Simplilearn, said in a media statement.
“With SimpliRecruit, we aim to help recruiters easily identify and connect with the candidates with the right tech skills, which is an ongoing challenge in the industry. Extending our database of millions of learners and skilled talent to enterprises and recruiters, we look forward to effectively improving the employment landscape in India and globally,” Kumar elaborated.
According to the company, the platform will cover over three million learners across more than 300 core skills and now has recruiters from over 450 companies.
The platform is now free for recruiters, according to the edtech company, and SimpliRecruit relationship managers will help recruiting companies at no additional cost.
Tech Mahindra, Mphasis, DSP, Ericsson, Sutherland, Intellect, Bank of America, Quest, Onmobile, Mu Sigma, Fullerton India, Lowe’s, CLSA, Allstate, and Principal are a few of SimpliRecruit’s current hiring partners.