India’s third largest E-commerce company in terms of GMV, Droom is set to go on a massive hiring spree. The company said that it aims to hire as many as 500 employees in 2019.
India’s third largest E-commerce company in terms of GMV, Droom is set to go on a massive hiring spree. The company said that it aims to hire as many as 500 employees in 2019. One of the leading platforms in the country for buying and selling pre-owned as well as new vehicles in India, Droom has registered strong growth numbers while aggressively marketing its brand to users across the country. Now, the company hopes to take next stride with its latest hiring announcement. It aims for expansion and diversification journey, evolving newer and more evolved products as well as services.
The hiring will be done from senior to middle level positions and across multiple domains such as AI, Product, ECO and Droom Credit. It is looking to hire its owned and operated fleet of ECO Technicians named ECO Ninjas. They will provide vehicle inspection services at door step. Droom aims to reach 1000+ inspections per day with the help of these hirings.
Sandeep Aggarwal, Founder and CEO, Droom said, “Droom is scripting a successful and unique growth story of its own and it always gives us great pleasure to onboard more individuals-Droomers-and make them a part of this story. We will be expanding our Product and Technology teams to build more revolutionary technologies to address every big and small issue playing as a hurdle in a transparent online automobile transaction.”
Droom said that to fill these positions it will also target top B schools of the country like IIM Bangalore, IIM Calcutta, ISB Hyderabad, IIT Delhi, IIT Dhanbad, IIT Roorkee, MICA, IIM Shillong, NSIT and MNIT along with many other elite institutions.
Headquartered in Gurugram, Droom has four marketplace formats i.e. B2C, C2C, C2B and B2B, and three pricing formats – Fixed Price, Best Offer and Auction. It offers a wide range of categories from bicycle to plane and all automobile services such as warranty, RSA, insurance and auto loan.
The company is currently generating $1009 Million+ in annualized GMV and growing at a rate of 150% Y/Y. Droom has a presence in 730+ cities across India (India’s largest hyper-local marketplace), 270K+ auto dealers (largest auto dealer platform in India), 40 Million+ monthly visitors and nearly 8.1 Million+ app downloads.