As the Indian startup scene brightens amid the growing digital adoption in the pandemic, ed-tech startup Upraised said on Monday that it has embarked on its journey to provide up-skilled tech talent to leading startups and unicorns.
Upraised, that recently raised $1.3 million funding by tech entrepreneurs like Airbnb co-founder and CTO Nate Blecharcyzk, Kunal Shah (CRED), Vijay Shekhar Sharma (Paytm) as well as Lightspeed India and South Park Commons, has helped start-ups like MPL, CRED, Unacademy, Freshworks, and others hire the best tech talent.
“Covid has significantly sped up tech adoption across the country, and we are seeing a new unicorn startup every week. This has led to a rise in the need for skilled Product Managers at unicorn startups,” said Mona Gandhi, Founder of Upraised and a former Airbnb executive.
Among the unique offerings that Upraised has for its candidates is 100 percent job guarantee or else full refund.
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“Upraised is paving the way to help students and job aspirants awaiting to upgrade their careers,” Gandhi said in a statement.
Upraised said it has a near-perfect placement rate of 96 percent as candidates first take their proprietary Know Your Self (KYS) test to understand their strengths and blind spots.
Upraised then creates a customized learning program tailored to their individual needs and the companies they want to work for.
The platform provides a 16-week program, enabling professionals from varied backgrounds to become product managers.
Upraised app is available on both Android and iOS platforms.