Hired, the platform that lets applicants vie for top tech jobs, has announced a $30 million extension to its Series C funding, bringing the total of that particular round to $70 million. The funding came primarily from Glenmede Trust and Ontario Pension Board, with participation from existing investors.
Recruitment Marketplace Hired Nabs $40M, Acquires 3 Companies in U.S., France, and Australia
Hired, the jobs marketplace for techies that was formerly known as DeveloperAuction, has raised a fresh $40 million funding led by Lumia Capital. This takes the startup’s funding past the $70 million mark. Founded out of San Francisco in 2012, Hired takes a slightly different approach to recruitment: Individuals don’t apply to be hired by companies — companies apply to hire them. In effect, employers can access a curated candidate pool, while also seeing competing bids so they have the opportunity to improve their offer before the candidate makes a final decision