Through our New Hire Spotlight blog series, we aim to share insights from our hiring process and shed light on the rockstars that strengthen our team.
We’re trying to solve some hard and challenging data problems here at Indix. This requires world-class engineering talent with a keen eye for cutting-edge technology. Meet Karthik Jayaraman. Karthik is passionate about working in startups for the day-to-day technical challenges it brings. He believes that one should be in constant pursuit of knowledge through learning. Read more about his interview experience below.
How long have you been working at Indix?
By next week, I will be completing my fifth month at Indix.
What first attracted you to want to interview with Indix?
When I started looking out for challenging opportunities, I found out about Indix through one of the recruiters. The problem that the company is trying to solve and particularly, the scale at which it operates, really intrigued me.
What about the interview process helped convince you that Indix is the place for you?
I must say it’s one of the best interview experiences I’ve ever had. The interactions and the way the interview was conducted set a positive tone from the very beginning. I could feel that the team here is a rockstar tech team with huge potential. Given all these factors, it wasn’t a tough decision.
If there was one word to describe how you felt when you got your offer, what was it? Why did you choose that word?
EXCITED would be the apt word!
If you had to describe the whole process in one or two words, what would it be?
Fun and challenging.
If you could give advice to future candidates on how to best prepare for and handle interviews at Indix, what would you tell them?
Get your fundamentals down solid. Be clear and comfortable in articulating whatever you’ve mentioned on your resume. And most importantly, enjoy the process and have fun!
What did you learn about the team and culture at Indix during your interview process?
The interview process and the atmosphere made me to feel that the company is very open, transparent, caring, and values its employees a lot. I also saw that the team is very passionate about solving complex problems, with great technical potential.