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HackerRank Named to CNBC Disruptor 50 List of Innovative Companies


HackerRank , the technical talent platform used by programmers to hone their coding skills and by companies to recruit tech talent , announced it was named to the CNBC Disruptor 50 List for its gamified solution to hiring tech talent. HackerRank, a Y-Combinator graduate, ranked No. 30 in CNBC’s third annual Disruptor 50, a list of the country’s most ambitious and innovative companies that are changing the economic and business landscape.

This designation comes after Forbes named Vivek Ravisankar , CEO and co-founder of HackerRank , one of the most influential enterprise technology professionals under the age of 30. Ravisankar recently led the company to several milestones, including reaching over one million coders on its skill building platform and reaching over 1,000 customers, including Target , Riot Games and Amazon .  

“Software is eating the world, and we’re helping companies find the tech talent they need to keep up.” says Vivek Ravisankar, CEO and co-founder of HackerRank . “We are honored to be on this list alongside other impactful companies. Its further validating that our work, which enables anyone with tech skills to get a job regardless of their location or background, is vital and helping the economy at large.”  

HackerRank ’s enterprise tech has continued to advance as well. For instance, it is now integrated with leading applicant tracking systems Greenhouse , Taleo , and JobVite to streamline the tech recruiting process for thousands of hiring managers across the world. Furthermore, HackerRank launched new products that assess the most sought after programming skills, including DroidRank , for Android developers, and SudoRank , for system administrators.   Learn more about HackerRank at  

About HackerRank
HackerRank is a technical talent platform used by programmers to hone their coding skills and by companies to recruit tech talent. Co-founded in 2012 by Vivek Ravisankar and Harishankaran Karunanidhi, HackerRank is a Y Combinator graduate with over 1M developers and over 1,000 companies as customers. Learn more at

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