YatraGenie hosting ‘Bugathon’ to attract campus talentBengaluru, India | Red Newswire | Dec 7, 2015 Last Updated at 09:15 PM IST.
The cab booking platform YatraGenie is conducting a competition ‘Bugathon’ as a part of its recruitment drive across the state. This testing competition is being conducted in an effort to attract young talent from colleges. The competition can be attended by all Karnataka engineering students who are currently in their final year.
Registrations for the competition have already started and are open till 17th December.
Qualifying students will be awarded by with prizes and job offer at the company. the final round of the competition will take place in January.
Students participating in the competition can download the app. Upon registering, Rs. 200 gift card will be given to the user which he/she can avail for a cab ride of 6 km. the user then has to generate bug report based up on their experience using it. For each bug/ defect the participant will get a point.
Renil Komitla, CEO of YatraGenie Services said, “"The idea behind hosting a Bugathon is to make the whole process of recruitment exciting for students. At YatraGenie, we have always believed that youngsters can bring in a fresh perspective at work. Our aim is to break away from the traditional recruitment process.”
The company was established in 2013 and provides a one-stop budget travel solutions.