Fanatics, a leading global digital sports platform has announced its plan to recruit around 100 employees in India across its tech vertical in 2022. Fanatics, which began its operations in India with a single employee in 2018, intends to have 250 people working for the company in Hyderabad by the end of 2022. In sync with its expansion plans, Fanatics has also upgraded its workspace and moved to bigger and better premises located on the eighth floor of the Salarpuria Sattva Knowledge City Park Complex, HITEC City, Hyderabad. The firm aims to strengthen its in-house tech capabilities by onboarding experts from across the nation.
Currently, Fanatics has multiple tech positions for software engineers and product managers. The digital sports platform will recruit software engineers for junior to senior-level positions, technical product managers, and online production support executives through campus placement and a virtual hiring process. The company follows a flexible hiring process, recruiting a skilled tech workforce from across India. Due to the high number of IT professionals based in Hyderabad, it has been one of the key locations for recruitment for the company.
The new and modernized workstation is nestled in one of Hyderabad’s newest office buildings, with many amenities. The office furnishes a futuristic facility that is made-to-measure for skilled tech teams. It is also equipped with state-of-the-art AV fittings, multipurpose training rooms, and modish break rooms. The expansive collaborative area and fabrication of tech tools make it convenient for seamless pop-up meetings. Enhancing the experience of the work breaks is the stunning panoptic view of the splendid Hyderabad city, visible from all corners of the office.
Anil Gurijala, GM, Fanatics India, said, “Through our innovative and cutting-edge tech platform, we are building a next-gen digital sports platform that enables us to offer a bouquet of products and services for sports fans across the world. To expand our offerings and further evolve our ecosystem, we are building a robust team of tech experts by hiring across all levels and crafting growth opportunities for them. With the technical landscape in India continuously elevating, the coming years are looking promising for us. Our growing team in the company is working seamlessly with its global tech counterparts to scale our innovative tech infrastructure.”
Fanatics is providing quality opportunities to IT talent across the country, promising them world-class exposure. Simultaneously, the firm is investing hundreds of millions of dollars globally each year in technology to enhance its operational capabilities.
Incepted in 2018, the Hyderabad team at Fanatics has expanded multi-fold with over 170 employees presently at its India technology innovation center in Hyderabad. The hiring spree aligns with the company’s growth funnel for the next two years, centered around fortifying the Indian tech sphere. The efforts from the Indian team at the tech center in the country have proved to be a robust contributor to the company’s overall growth.
Since establishing roots in India by setting up an office in Hyderabad in 2018, the company has witnessed rapid growth. Fanatics currently has a strong team of technical experts working relentlessly to strengthen its cutting-edge tech infrastructure.