CarDekho group, India’s leading auto tech company, is aggressively increasing its workforce and plans to hire over 2,000 employees in the current FY. Currently the company has a workforce of more than 2800+ professionals.
CarDekho group will add positions in both tech and non-tech roles across various divisions throughout the country. With 20 per cent addition in mid- to senior-level positions in various verticals of Insurance, Fintech, Retail and Digital, the company will hire 30 per cent resources in the tech division based out of Jaipur and Gurgaon locations. Apart from this, it has also opened 50 per cent recruitments for non-tech roles primarily in B2B/Channel Sales operations in various cities of the country. The Group is looking to fill more than 500 positions in its various business verticals across various locations to support the functions.
Over 1,000 people from major cities like Bangalore, Hyderabad, Delhi NCR, Chennai, Kolkata, Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Pune, Mumbai and many more will be hired for B2B in Auto Loans/Auto Finance/Channel sales follow up support roles. The tech division will be offering extensive opportunities in React, Open Source, Frontend and backend, Mobile Technologies.
Announcing the expansion plan, Mr Amit Jain, Co-founder and CEO, CarDekho says, “We have witnessed robust growth over the years. Our used car business is growing at 140% year on year basis. We are aggressively expanding our network of CarDekho Gaadi Stores as we aim to launch about 150 stores by the end of this year. We are looking forward to have some more likeminded people on board who becomes a part of this success journey. We will be hiring about 1000 people for our B2B business in Finance and Insurance verticals. The company is going through quite an exciting phase.”
CarDekho is also going to start campus hiring in various colleges in 2020 for various tech and non-tech roles and grooming and nourishing untapped talent within the organization.
About CarDekho Group: CarDekho group is one of India’s leading consumer internet companies founded in 2008. Headquartered in Jaipur, the group also operates other leading Indian Auto sites like Gaadi.com, ZigWheels.com, BikeDekho.com and PowerDrift.com. A pioneer in specialized portals like TyreDekho.com and TrucksDekho.com, CarDekho group has successfully digitized the entire Indian auto ecosystem for the consumer base and became India’s largest auto tech company.
In a span of 11 years, the company is now recognized as the largest automotive video content player with 2 million+ YouTube subscribers, the largest consumer-facing digital destination with 41 million monthly unique visitors, and the largest auto social media platform in the country. In 2016, the company went international under the brand name OTO, covering Indonesia which has become the number one auto site in less than 2 years of its launch.
CarDekho has raised funding from marquee investors which includes Sequoia India, Hillhouse Capital, CapitalG (formerly known as Google Capital), Tybourne Capital, HDFC Bank, Axis Bank, Times Internet, Ratan Tata, and Trifecta.