Bangalore: Video interview platform RiseBird has secured Rs 4.1 crore funding from SAB Holdings. RiseBird is also part of the Microsoft for Startup program and has received Rs 1 crore worth of Azure credits.
“We will be using these funds to strengthen our interviewers’ network, build scientifically tested assessment libraries, further automate our full-stack video interview platform, and expand our customer base,” said Ashutosh Seth, Founder and CEO – RiseBird.
“Our vision is to replace resumes with expert-verified video interviews and to bring 100% accuracy in hiring decisions,” added Seth.
RiseBird helps global talent acquisition teams complete the technical screening process in a highly accurate, fast and secure manner using a marketplace of verified expert interviewers. It is a video-first interview platform that leverages an AI-backed behavioural-insights engine.
“Risebird is redefining the talent assessment process as companies build global technology teams and their product and service offering are absolutely world-class,” said Anjali Bansal, SAB Holdings and Founder – Avaana Capital.
“A video first approach and scientific assessment models will result in faster and more accurate hiring decisions,” added Bansal.
Talent acquisition heads speed up their technical screening processes using industry tech-experts who monetize their free time by taking live video interviews. Candidates demonstrate their hands-on technical skills to a live expert in a real-world coding environment ensuring a level playing field.
RiseBird uses video and audio analysis of the interview to predict the sentiment of the candidate, and combined with the interviewer assessment, provides an interview report that many clients have used to make offers.
It also provides pre/post interview support like intelligent scheduling, automatic coordination, video sharing, recruitment funnel analytics, and clients view it as a full-stack talent assessment partner.
RiseBird has completed over 10,000 verified video interviews using over 2500 verified interviewers for marquee clients like Mphasis, UST, Global Logic, Cyient and more.
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