Anakin

We automate pricing for companies like Flipkart, Walmart and Uber

Head of Talent

Location
Remote
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
3+ years
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Mohit Prateek
Mohit Prateek
Founder

About the role

Anakin is building a fully automated pricing engine for large eCommerce companies such as Flipkart, Walmart, and Uber. We do that by collecting data and generating actionable insights. Our pricing engine automatically changes the prices of hundreds of millions of products across 15+ countries in real-time.

As a Human Resources Representative at Anakin, you will be given the opportunity to partner with some of the most talented professionals in the world: executing people strategies to retain talent, coaching employees and managers on HR policies and guidelines, and working to ensure the Anakin's mission is a constant reality for all employees.

We look for smart, motivated, collaborative engineers who love solving problems and want to make an impact on our inspiring mission. You will have full ownership of challenging problems, working with a team of enthusiastic engineers designing solutions that propel Anakin toward our goals at a rapid pace. Mission success at Anakin depends on the people you hire.

Responsibilities:

  • Meet with technical recruiters to discuss requisitions, and hiring strategy
  • Collaborate with recruiters to execute on creative sourcing (X-Ray searches, social media, cold calling, company mapping, etc.)
  • Manage pipeline of candidates, both immediate and long term leads
  • Work on the niche positions
  • Sell candidates on opportunities and various roles at Anakin
  • Build and share knowledge of skills, target companies, conferences, and open source communities with recruiters and hiring managers

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Professional experience in hiring and building a long-term and high-growth team
  • 3+ years of sourcing experience in South East Asia and India

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Previous experience in hiring the founding team in a startup
  • Experience using recruiting tools such as LinkedIn, Indeed, etc.
  • Understanding of software engineering
  • Strong project management experience, working across multiple business groups
  • Demonstrated expertise in non-standard recruiting methods: cold calling candidates and companies, organizing and executing ad hoc networking events, identifying industry experts and finding unique methods to engage with them, creating unique targeted sourcing campaigns, etc.
  • Ability to build strong relationships with candidates
  • Excellent communicator, both written and verbal

Additional Requirements:

  • Must be available to work extended hours and weekends when needed to meet critical deadlines
  • Must have an aversion to politics and BS. Should let his/her work speak for him/her.
  • Must be comfortable with uncertainty. In almost all the cases, your job will be to figure it out.
  • Must not be bounded to comfort zone. Often, you will need to challenge yourself to go above and beyond.

Why you should join Anakin

Anakin is building a fully automated pricing engine for large eCommerce companies such as Flipkart, Walmart, and Uber. We help companies like Uber and Flipkart increase their revenue by upto 12% by optimizing the pricing, products and trends data of their competitors.

We do that by collecting data and generating actionable insights. Our pricing engine automatically changes the prices of hundreds of millions of products across 15+ countries in real-time. Anakin is profitable and growing 24% every month with 6 multi-billion-dollar eCommerce companies as clients.

Anakin
Founded:2020
Team Size:5
Location:San Francisco
Founders
Rashmi Bala
Rashmi Bala
Founder
Mohit Prateek
Mohit Prateek
Founder