In our previous article, we had shared detailed data points and illustrations around partner earnings, benefits and payout processes to bring in transparency and clarity to all stakeholders. In the last few days, our team has met hundreds of partners across cities. …


Urban Company’s vision is to empower millions of professionals world-wide, deliver services at home like never experienced before. We take pride in providing a platform which offers higher earnings compared to offline opportunities. …


By — Aditya Jaiswal (Data Analyst) and Resham Wadhwa (Senior Data Scientist) at Urban Company

Isn’t it amazing how Artificial Intelligence can be used to automate tasks which would have been very difficult to perform manually? Just Imagine Tony Stark without F.R.I.D.A.Y.

Trust and Safety are the main pillars of UC’s business. We ensure that a smooth and safe service is delivered to our customers…


By Tushar Goyal, Design Researcher, Urban Company

Ankit’s phone keeps buzzing throughout the day with the tons of messages he receives on WhatsApp. Most of these messages are from the pros that work with his city team. …


🎙 Ep3 - 10x Engineering️ - ft. Raghav (CTO) & Kanav (SVP)

Can monoliths compete with microservices or even beat them?

In this episode, Raghav Chandra (co-founder, UC) and Kanav Arora (SVP Engg, UC) talk through how to make monoliths scale. They discuss microservices, monoliths and the importance of boundaries in code and data. …


🎙 Ep2 – 10x Engineering️ – ft. Raghav (CTO) & Kanav (SVP)

Do languages even matter today?

In this episode, Raghav Chandra (co-founder, UC) and Kanav Arora (SVP Engg, UC) discuss the choice of programming languages and how it influences a tech startups growth. …


🎙 Ep1 – 10x Engineering️ – ft. Raghav (CTO) & Kanav (SVP)

Is there a 10x Engineer? What are we 10x-ing? What is the secret behind 10x?

In this episode, Raghav Chandra (co-founder, UC) and Kanav Arora (Head of Engineering, UC) discuss the fundamentals behind 10x Engineering and share insights on what have been their most reliable levers (ahm, platforms!) …


By - Sana Nayyar, VP HR, Urban Company

On a hot day in 2015, 50-odd passionate (albeit slightly hungry) people are huddled inside a glass room to identify their company culture. Fifty of us engaged in an intense discussion to figure out what we wanted our culture to be and what it ‘smelled’ like to us. …


Industry spotlight • align magazine

Animated movies, gaming, fashion communications — journey of life long passions to leading design at Instamart, Swiggy

Trivia #1:
Collects elephants and accepts them as gifts

Can you describe your childhood growing up in Bengal? How did your background influence the career choices that followed later on in your life?

I grew up in a small town called Chinsurah in West Bengal, and spent the early 17 years of my life. Trust me when I say this, I had the most stereotypical Bengali childhood. You name it, and I have done…


Industry spotlight • align magazine

Journey from being an engineer to a lead product designer at the boldest Indian startup today.

Can you describe your childhood growing up in Udaipur and Jaipur? How did your background influence the career choices that followed later on in your life?

Udaipur — the city of lakes, surrounded by Aravali hills, is one of my favorite cities to date. My love for sunset & sunrise gradients at the horizon is an obvious one!

My father…

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